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Middletown OVI Checkpoint (Friday, March 14, 2015)

The Ohio State Highway Patrol announced a Middletown OVI checkpoint tonight beginning at 9 p.m. at Verity Parkway/Rt. 4 near 18th Ave.  This is part of the statewide, grant-funded St. Patrick's Day enforcement effort. You can expect to see an increased number of officers on the road.  99 local law enforcement agencies around the state…
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St. Patrick’s Day DUI Blitz

It's here... OVI checkpoint season has begun in Ohio.  The following counties have announced increased grant-funded (saturation) patrols starting Friday, March 13th: Miami County, Montgomery County, Greene County, Warren County. Montgomery County will hold two sobriety checkpoints and we will bring you the locations as soon as we get the word. Middletown OVI checkpoint: The…
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Oakwood DUI Charges in the Oakwood Municipal Court

Oakwood, Ohio and all Oakwood DUI charges are served by the Oakwood Municipal Court (click HERE for link to the Court). The court hears all misdemeanor cases, arraignments and traffic violations, as well as preliminary hearings on felony cases. The court also hears small claims and civil cases. Most cases are heard on Thursday mornings…
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DUI Attorney Ethics Rule 1.1 – Competence

The first ethical rule for a DUI attorney is set forth at the American Bar Association - Model Rules of Professional Conduct, Rule 1.1. This is the rule regarding competence.  It states, "A lawyer shall provide competent representation to a client. Competent representation requires the legal knowledge, skill, thoroughness and preparation reasonably necessary for the…
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Dayton DUI Is Back!

Did you miss us? DaytonDUI.com has a new look and some great new features. I am proud of the new look and hope that you feel the same way.  Gone are the familiar green bottles and in their place we have new splash graphics and cleaner, sleeker look.  It is less wordy and more user-friendly.…
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Xenia DUI Attorney: How To Dress For The Xenia Municipal Court

If you plan on visiting the Xenia Municipal Court, make sure that you are dressed appropriately.  Here are the rules for courtroom attire and conduct that the court lists on its website. Courtroom Attire & Conduct: To maintain respect for, and the dignity of, courtroom proceedings, the following guidelines apply: Proper dress is required for…
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Centerville DUI – Centerville OVI

If you are arrested on suspicion of drunk driving in Centerville, your Centerville DUI will be heard in the Kettering Municipal Court.  Presiding over all Centerville misdemeanor DUI cases in the Kettering Municipal Court is the Honorable Fred Dressel and the Honorable James Long. Small claims are heard by Richard Boucher, attorney-at-law. The elected Clerk…
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Montgomery County DUI Information On-Line

If you are looking for Montgomery County DUI information on-line, please follow the links below.  Since most DUI cases are heard in a municipal court, included first are all of the Montgomery County Municipal Courts.  If your charge includes a felony charge, it will be within the jurisdiction of the Montgomery County Court of Common…
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Why The Founders Opposed A Standing Army

Just how opposed were the Founding Fathers to a standing army?  Their revolutionary experience forged a deep mistrust of standing armies.  They were viewed as a pernicious threat to liberty. Here are just a few quotes that explain how and why the idea (what we would call a police state today) was anathema to the…
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Ohio OVI Blitz Along Interstate 75 This Weekend

There will be an Ohio OVI blitz along Interstate 75 this weekend. The Ohio State Highway Patrol will be joining forces with other members of the 6-State Trooper Project to focus on speed, safety belt and OVI enforcement along Interstate 75. The initiative will take place from Friday, February 20 at 12:01 a.m. through Sunday,…
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