Blog Posts in 2015

What to Do If You are Stopped for a DUI

Put yourself behind the wheel, driving along the highways of Alabama at night and going home. Now put alcohol on your breath due to having a drink with your buddies. Now put the red and blue lights of ...
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I've Been Arrested for Possession of Marijuana - What Now?

Although marijuana is considered a Schedule I drug by state and federal regulations, it is one of the few controlled substances that can be considered for misdemeanor charges. In Alabama, it is ...
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How Serious Are Possession of Cocaine Charges?

No matter its form – crack rock or powder – cocaine is illegal in Alabama. While there are laws surrounding its manufacture, sale, and distribution, cocaine possession charges are the most ...
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What Happens When I'm Arrested for Possession of Methamphetamines?

One of the more popular controlled substances in Alabama, methamphetamines – also known as meth or crystal meth – have severe consequences under both state and federal law. With a dramatic ...
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Why Choose a Birmingham DUI Lawyer from Tidwell Law Group, LLC?

Nothing ruins a night faster than getting pulled over on suspicion for DUI. You might be out of your car and performing sobriety tests, or maybe even blowing into a breathalyzer, thinking you had to ...
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I Got Arrested for My First DUI. What Should I Do?

DUI cases are difficult. From the moment you are pulled over to the moment the case closes, you will face numerous questions, tests, and hearings, any of which could be used by prosecution in an ...
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How is a DUI Offense Sentenced in Alabama?

In just one year, Alabama police officers arrested over 14,000 individuals for drunk driving. Of those arrested, nearly 10,000 were convicted. Drunk driving is without question one of the most ...
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