Operating a motor vehicle is a serious responsibility. It takes skill, caution and focus in order to control a two-ton mammoth of metal as it rolls down the highway at 70 miles per hour. As a result, doing anything that impairs your judgement as you climb behind the wheel is not only dangerous; the consequences
As human beings, we all know that accidents can happen from time to time, but when you are physically injured from an event you had no control over – and the violator won’t pay up – more than just your health is at stake. Your entire livelihood could be put in jeopardy! If you find
A defense attorney will find themselves in court on a daily basis. Court appearances almost become routine when you have practiced law for any length of time. For those unfamiliar with the justice system, however, preparing for a court appearance can be an intimidating task. This can be especially true for defendants, when so much is
You may have noticed that there is a political election happening in this country. If you don’t live under a rock or own a computer, television, radio or phone, chances are you have been bombarded with political ads and opinions. Don’t worry, this blog is not about any campaign or any candidate running for office.
By definition, no one ever expects to suffer from an accident. Without warning an accident can leave you physically hurt, emotionally exhausted, and looking for answers. In the first few days after an accident the first priority tends to be to assess the damage and work on getting healthy. In short order, however, you should
Anyone who is a fan of police procedural shows or crime dramas may be familiar with the phrase, “You have the right to remain silent. Anything you say can be used against you in a court of law.” Actors offer these warnings with grim expressions as they haul a suspect into custody. What is now part
Illinois Drug Possession Laws and What You Need to Know Last week we covered Missouri drug possession laws, but here at CM Attorneys, we also work with clients from Illinois. So, what are the Illinois drug possession laws? While the drug laws in Illinois are not as strict as Missouri, they still should be taken
Missouri drug possession laws are some of the strictest in the United States. If you are caught by authorities with drugs on your person or car, you may be surprised how high the stakes are in this state. In some states, you are allowed to carry a certain amount, or may only face small penalties.
Pokémon Go is an augmented reality smartphone game that allows players to collect characters, battle other users, and gain levels. The app accesses users’ geolocations to determine when they are near a PokéStop so they can collect more items to use in the game. While the game is incredibly fun and addicting (we may or
In a recent blog post, we discussed how to prevent drinking and driving. Drinking and driving is one of the most highly known reasons for crashes is alcohol-impaired driving. But, what if you have a charge for a Missouri DUI? Prevention can help you not drink and drive or get charged again, but you also need