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June 2019 Archives

Dealing with false accusations in a child custody battle

Child custody courts always place a priority on looking out for the child's best interests, and for good reason. But some parents who are determined to manipulate the course of justice try to disparage the other parent by making false or exaggerated claims. This can lead to the courts trying to protect a child from a risk that was never there to start with, and, ironically, this can lead to the child missing out on having a bond with both parents.

Can I be charged with a DWI after taking legal drugs?

Many people assume that you can only be charged with a DWI if you are under the influence of alcohol, but this is not the case. Drivers have the responsibility to make sure that they do not have any chemicals or drugs in their systems that could affect their ability to operate a vehicle. If you are taking prescription drugs that could cause side effects of drowsiness or fatigue, it is important that you do not drive after taking them.