Category Archives: law-blog

Should A 3-Time DUI Offender Be Kept Out Of Prison After Paralysis?

Next month, a Northampton County judge will decide whether or not to allow house arrest for a 3-time DUI offender who is wheelchair bound and… Read more →

American Airlines Pilot Arrested At Detroit Metropolitan Airport After Allegedly Showing Up Drunk For Flight

According to reports, an American Airlines pilot was arrested Saturday at Detroit Metropolitan Airport by the airport police after he allegedly showed up drunk for… Read more →

Montgomery County Man Cleared Of DUI Homicide

23-year-old Sean Sperl of Lansdale, who was found guilty in the death of a friend in a 2013 accident, was cleared of the DUI homicide… Read more →

Fun Day Turns Tragic In DUI Incident

It started as a perfectly fine day in April when a group of 21-year-olds from Lansdale went to Citizens Bank Park where they drank beer… Read more →

Montgomery County Ends DUI Court Due To High Volume

According to court administrator Michael Kehs, Montgomery County is reverting back to the old system from the pilot-program that segregated DUI cases into a separate… Read more →

Alcohol Impact Greater Than Marijuana On Driving

According to a recent study conducted and funded partly by the federal government, alcohol has a greater impact on drivers as compared to marijuana. Researchers… Read more →

21-Year Police Veteran Gets Prison In DUI Death

Former Philadelphia Police Sgt. Thomas Winkis was involved in a fatal crash one night in 2013. He was travelling at a speed of 35 to… Read more →

Sobriety Checkpoint Planned For This Weekend In Delco

NETHER PROVIDENCE TWP. – A sobriety checkpoint is planned in Delco this weekend, as announced by the Nether Providence Police Department on Thursday. The checkpoint… Read more →

Mother Gets Jail After Deadly Drunk Driving Crash

32-year-old Meredith Williams-Earle was arrested and put behind bars after she was involved in a fatal drunk driving crash on the morning of 6 August… Read more →

Repeat DUI Offenders To Use ‘Scarlet Letter’ License Plates

As states like Pennsylvania ponder over the changes needed to toughen drunken driving laws, and Lancaster County District Attorney Craig Stedman takes measures to get… Read more →