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Marietta DUI Attorney Richard Blevins' Ongoing DUI Defense Training

 

Posted on August 8th, 2014

I recently attended the National College of DUI Defense’s intensive DUI Summer Session at Harvard Law School. The course allowed experienced DUI attorneys from around the nation to attend to learn more on how to effectively defend our clients accused of DUI.

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Who pays my medical bills after a car accident?

 

Posted on August 14th, 2014 at 5:39pm EST

Being in a car accident is stressful enough. You have the pain from the injuries you received from the car accident and then you get your medical bills. First, you should get an attorney to help you navigate through this process. At Blevins & Hong, P.C., we are experienced in handling these types of situations.

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Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus Field Sobriety Test

 

Posted on August 15th, 2014 at 10:46am EST

This test can be administered with the driver sitting in their vehicle or with the driver laying in a hospital room, however it is commonly performed on the side of the road. In this instance, the officer will tell the subject to stand with their feet flat on the ground with the heels and toes touching. The subject will be instructed to stand with their hands to their sides and to remain in that position until given further instruction.

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One Leg Stand Field Sobriety Test

 

Posted on August 15th, 2014 at 10:46am EST

In this test, the officer will instruct the test subject to stand with their feet flat on the ground, heels and toes touching, arms at their side and to remain in that position until being told to begin. The officer will tell the subject that when told to begin, he or she is to raise one of their feet about six inches above the ground in front of them with their leg being extended in a straight fashion. The subject is told to then hold their foot aloft, keep their hands at their

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Romberg Field Sobriety Test

 

Posted on August 15th, 2014 at 10:46am EST

Sometimes referred to as the "modified position of attention," this test begins with the officer instructing the test subject to stand with their feet flat on the ground with their heels and toes touching. The subject is told to keep their arms to their sides and to remain in this position until being given further instruction.

The officer then tells the subject that, when instructed to do so, he or she should tilt their head back, and close their eyes. When told to begin, the subject should then silently estimate the passage of 30 seconds. When 30 seconds has elapsed, the subject should face forward, open their eyes and say, "Stop."

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A Final Decision from Administrative License Suspension is admissible in criminal trial.

 

Posted on August 23rd, 2014 at 1:33pm EST

If you are arrested for DUI in Georgia, the arresting officer could take your license and submit a petition to suspend your driver’s license, administratively. You only have ten (10) business days to request a hearing, otherwise, your driver’s license could be suspended for one year, if it is your first DUI in five years. This is not double jeopardy either.

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DON'T LET BANKRUPTCY MYTHS STOP YOU FROM GETTING FINANCIAL RELIEF

 

Posted on Oct 30, 2013

Being weighed down by crushing debt, with no relief in sight, is a frightening and humbling experience. It can be difficult to discuss personal financial issues, and the stigma surrounding financial ...

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HOW WE CAN HELP YOU FIGHT A DUI CHARGE

 

Posted on Oct 21, 2013

Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol is a serious criminal offense. Due to the potential dangers associated with drunk driving, law enforcement and prosecutors in the Marietta, Georgia area ...

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DETERMINING NEGLIGENCE IN AN AUTO ACCIDENT

 

Posted on Oct 10, 2013

There are many cases in which an auto accident could have been avoided had the responsible party exercised reasonable care for the safety of others. Some of the most common causes of auto accidents ...

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HOW WILL I KNOW IF I QUALIFY FOR CHAPTER 7 BANKRUPTCY?

 

Posted on Oct 4, 2013

If you have found yourself weighted down with an overwhelming amount of debt or you are on the edge of financial ruin, bankruptcy is just one of many options you can pursue to get relief. The first ...

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DEFENSE AGAINST PROBATION VIOLATIONS

 

Posted on Sep 26, 2013

When a person is convicted of a criminal offense and sentenced to time in jail or prison, he or she may be eligible for probation, providing that specific conditions and requirements are met. When ...

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WHAT DEBTS ARE DISCHARGED IN BANKRUPTCY?

 

Posted on Sep 20, 2013

Most individuals who file for bankruptcy are overwhelmed with debt and seeking some sort of financial relief. Discharged debt is an important factor that interests bankruptcy filers. It is a ...

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EXAMPLES OF DAYCARE NEGLIGENCE IN MARIETTA

 

Posted on Sep 12, 2013

When parents put their children in daycare, they expect a certain level of care towards their children. The main concern that many parents have is the safety of their children when they are not able ...

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DUI SUSPENSIONS- 2ND IN FIVE YEARS

 

Posted on Sep 1, 2013

Effective January 1st, 2013, in Georgia if you get convicted or pled guilty to driving under the influence of alcohol for the second time in a five year period as measured from dates of arrest, you ...

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WILL I LOSE ALL OF MY PROPERTY IF I FILE FOR BANKRUPTCY?

 

Posted on Aug 27, 2013

One of the most common bankruptcy myths today is that bankruptcy takes all of the property of the person filing. This one presumption causes many people to refrain from filing even though it is not ...

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CAR ACCIDENT TRIAL ENDS IN CLIENT GETTING DOUBLE RECOVERY

 

Posted on Aug 21, 2013

At our Marietta personal injury law firm, Blevins & Hong, P.C. , we take aggressive action when insurance companies try to shortchange our clients out of the compensation they truly deserve for ...

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MEDICAL NARRATIVES

 

Posted on Aug 12, 2013

Purusant to Georgia's new evidence code implemented in 2013 you can present evidence of a doctor or chiropractor's testimony to a jury without them being there. O.C.G.A. section 24-8-826 ...

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THE CREDIT COUNSELING REQUIREMENT IN GEORGIA

 

Posted on Apr 18, 2013

If you are a Georgia resident that is looking to file for bankruptcy, then you will be required to go through credit counseling before you can file. You will need to take this counseling session from ...

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INTOXILYZER 9000

 

Posted on Apr 11, 2013

By the year 2015, Georgia will be fully converted to the Intoxilyzer 9000 as its machine of choice for hte State's brewath test. In Georgia, if a police officer stops you for a traffic violation ...

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WHAT PROPERTY CAN YOU KEEP IN BANKRUPTCY?

 

Posted on Apr 5, 2013

If you are a California resident who is currently researching bankruptcy, you may be worried about losing some of your most prized possessions. Thankfully, there are some exemptions in a California ...

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GEORGIA SUPER SPEEDER LAW

 

Posted on Dec 19, 2012

If you get caught speeding in Cobb County, Georgia, you may have to pay the State of Georgia again after you pay a fine. O.C.G.A. section 40-6-189 states if you are convicted of speeding 85 m.p.h. or ...

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Blevins & Hong, PC

Blevins & Hong, Marietta attorneys at law

Marietta, Ga Attorneys At Law

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Marietta Attorneys.  Bankruptcy.  Personal Injury.  DUI.  Criminal Attorneys.  Civil RIghts.  Blevins & Hong
Marietta Attorneys.  Bankruptcy.  Personal Injury.  DUI.  Criminal Attorneys.  Civil RIghts.  Blevins & Hong
Marietta Attorneys.  Bankruptcy.  Personal Injury.  DUI.  Criminal Attorneys.  Civil RIghts.  Blevins & Hong

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