Was that tax mistake negligent or fraudulent?

Tax mistakes happen. When they’re just negligent, it’s often not a huge issue. You may still get a small fine and you may have to pay what you owe due to the error, but you did not commit a crime. The United States simply has citizens fill out their own taxes; the Internal Revenue Service … Continue reading Was that tax mistake negligent or fraudulent?

Woman arrested for a DUI while sitting at a gas station

A woman from Minnesota was in Illinois, sitting in her car at a gas station, when police arrested her. They say she was under the influence and she is facing DUI charges. The arrest happened on a Monday night. According to reports, the woman had a whisky bottle in her car, on the passenger seat. … Continue reading Woman arrested for a DUI while sitting at a gas station

Watch what you say after getting pulled over for a DUI

Getting pulled over in Illinois because an officer believes you are operating your vehicle while impaired is not the end of the world. However, if you had one or two drinks and run your mouth, you could find yourself in hot water with a DUI charge. You may think you can talk your way out … Continue reading Watch what you say after getting pulled over for a DUI

What are some useful strategies to defend against a DUI?

Most people that open up the newspaper and read about a drunk driving story will have an instinctual reaction to it: that driver must be guilty. This is in part because the way drunk driving is portrayed (we are conditioned to think all drunk drivers are bad people acting poorly, when this isn’t always the … Continue reading What are some useful strategies to defend against a DUI?