Let it snow! With the return of winter weather, we have received some questions about what constitutes an emergency and under what authority an emergency can be deemed to exist. We have also counseled clients who wanted to know what law would circumscribe their behavior during a significant weather event. Here is what we learned: A…Read more
Ohio DUI Defense attorney Charles Rowland represents the accused drunk driver in Ohio.
Ohio DUI defense includes having the right materials to prepare your case for trial. There are 14 NHTSA police training manuals that are specific to an DUI/OVI case. They are: NHTSA DWI Detection and Standardized Field Sobriety Testing - Instructor Manual NHTSA DWI Detection and Standardized Field Sobriety Testing - Participant Manual NHTSA Drug Recognition…Read more
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…Read more
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,…Read more
The Ohio State Highway Patrol has released year-to-date statistics on its Ohio OVI Enforcement. 2014 saw 2,100 arrests for OVI. There was an increase in 2015 to 2,367 arrests. Greene County saw arrests jump from 25 in 2014 to 47 this year. Montgomery County jumped from 58 arrests in 2014 to 72 this year. In…Read more