DUI

Penalties for DUI in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania law establishes general, high and highest impairment categories for driving under the influence. Depending on the driver’s blood alcohol content at the time of arrest, he or she could receive elevated penalties for a DUI conviction. Drivers facing a court...

New Pennsylvania Drunk Driving Laws

Pennsylvania has recently made some changes to the drunk driving law and they will be in effect in 2019. Here is a summary. Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs will now be a felony for the fourth offense or a felony for a third offense within 10 years if...

DUI and Gun Owners

If you get convicted of driving under the influence (DUI) you may not be able to own a firearm. The Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court recently ruled that the State Police could deny a man's application to buy a firearm based upon his DUI conviction. In this case it is...

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