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DUI / OVI

The rules governing OVI checkpoints

Sobriety checkpoints, also known as DUI or OVI checkpoints, have been legal in the U.S. since 1990. That year, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the government's interest in preventing impaired driving car accidents outweighed the Fourth Amendment's prohibition...

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Teens, marijuana, and DUIs

Both cultural trends and the law have changed in many places regarding cannabis. What never changes is the way marijuana impairs drivers. Scores of teenagers, even those with relatively little driving experience, realize drunk driving is incredibly dangerous....

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day

Happy St. Patrick’s Day from the Meadows Law Firm! Listen, whether you're going to be out celebrating your Irish heritage or just using it as an excuse to get out and socialize and have drinks, remember you can't rely on the luck of the Irish unless you're a freaking...

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Common drunk driving defenses in Ohio

If you get arrested and charged with drunk driving, you may feel confused and scared. While some people think they have no recourse but to plead guilty, you should know that there are several defenses available in this situation. Duress If you were forced to operate a...

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Ohio OVI Laws

For legal purposes, the Ohio state government has transitioned away from more conventional terms like driving under the influence or driving while intoxicated. The term for impaired driving in the state is operating a vehicle under the influence, or OVI. Here is what...

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