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You see flashing lights in your rear view mirror: What next?

Summertime in New Jersey often includes a lot of coming and going to various beaches, restaurants, concert halls, parks and other public event venues, as residents and tourists alike gather with friends and family for a little fun in the sun. There's nothing like a little rest and relaxation to energize and rejuvenate your mind and body.

Legal representation for New Jersey residents accused of dui

Drunk driving is a very serious criminal charge, but not without good reason. The fact is that vehicles are capable of causing serious property damage and catastrophic or even fatal injuries, and thus the improper use of cars and motorcycles can cause not only death or injury to oneself, but also to other drivers. Because of this, it is understandable that the law and law enforcement officials take dui accusations so seriously. However, if you are accused of a DUI, it is important for you to remember that you still have rights.

Factors that can lead to aggravated DUI charges

Drunk driving charges are extremely serious criminal charges that can lead to fines, license suspension or even jail time. Being convicted of drunk driving may not only affect your social standing and your permanent record but may also affect your ability to drive at all. However, there are certain factors that may make a drunk driving conviction even more serious, leading to enhanced penalties.

The right defense may prevent drunk driving convictions

If you are accused of driving while intoxicated, it is imperative that you seek legal action immediately. In an ideal world, you would speak with an attorney before you even speak with the police, but many people are not aware of this, and they do not take advantage of their right to remain silent. If you are accused of any crime, including DUI, you do not have to say or do anything that may be used against you, and you have the right to speak with an attorney.

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