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DUIs & Prescription Drugs: When They Don’t Mix

It is a well-known fact that driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol can impair your driving. Impaired driving is a dangerous act that not only puts you at risk but other roadway users and pedestrians in harm’s way. Many of us have seen numerous advertisements, and marketing campaigns focused on the negative impacts of drunk driving. It’s …

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Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia in Springfield, MO

Typically when a person is charged with possession of drug paraphernalia in Springfield, MO the crime is classified at a “low-level crime” or a Class D Misdemeanor. However, there are additional factors that can impact drug paraphernalia crimes. The information provided in this article explains what is considered drug paraphernalia as well as Missouri’s current laws regarding the unlawful possession …

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Understanding SATOP in Springfield, MO

One of the most common questions DWI Springfield receives from people who have been convicted of a DWI in Missouri or who have had their license suspended as a result of a DUI or DWI is whether or not they need to participate in SATOP or Substance Abuse Traffic Offender Program. The answer is yes if you wish to have …

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Felony Shoplifting in Missouri: How it Will Change Your Life

Being charged with Springfield felony shoplifting can be a frightening experience. Anytime you enter the court system can be stressful, especially if you have never been around it. If you are caught shoplifting, you should expect certain consequences after being charged. If you need assistance after being charged with a felony, contact Missouri Legal. Before jumping into the penalties that …

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Missouri Ignition Interlock Device FAQs

As of 1996, Missouri has been implementing what is known as the Ignition Interlock Law. This law requires that all second-time DWI offenders in Missouri fix an Ignition Interlock Device (IID) to any vehicle they are operating. Although this law has been effective for almost 23 years many people still have many questions about how this law and how the …

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How to Handle Your First DWI in Missouri

Charged with a DWI in Missouri? Even if it’s your first time being charged with a DWI, Missouri’s drunk driving laws are some of the strictest in the nation and you’ll need to know what your up against with the help of an experienced DWI attorney in Missouri. In order to avoid the substantial penalties of the crime, DWI Springfield …

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Military Earplugs Lawsuit

From 2003 to 2015, many United States servicemembers serving in Iraq and Afghanistan were issued defective earplugs. Due to their faulty design, the defective earplugs did not protect those brave women and men who relied on them. In fact, use of the earplugs in question, 3M Dual-Ended Combat Arms Earplugs Version 2 (CAEv2), could have contributed to many of those …