Maryland DUI Lawyer Blog


Do the Police have to read my Miranda Rights after a DUI Arrest in Maryland

Do the cops have to read me my Miranda Rights in Maryland after a DUI stop? This is a common question that we get at Bruce Robinson and Associates, Maryland’s DUI Law Firm. Lawyer T.V. shows tend to portray lawyers as having a glamorous job they misrepresent a few things…


Car Accident subsequent to a Maryland DUI resulting in Medical Malpractice

Some interesting things to note following a DUI in Maryland which has resulted in a car accident and a trip to the hospital where medical malpractice becomes a real concern. Thankfully the great majority of DUIs in Maryland and elsewhere originate from simple traffic infractions like swerving or speeding; some…


Unlawful police stops and your eroding protections under the 4th Amendment.

The 4th Amendment to the United State’s Constitution protects all citizens from unreasonable searches and seizures, that includes one’s home, car and automobile. An officer may however stop a vehicle if they believe they have reasonable articulable suspicion that a crime is being committed, ie. Speeding or Drunk Driving. A…


Why a multiple DUI offender needs to hire the best DUI attorney the can.

Reasons why a multiple DUI offender should hire the best DUI attorney they can. Hint: All DUI lawyers are not created equal. Most multiple DUI offenders believe that the judge is going to throw the book at them no matter what they do in preparation for their DUI trial. That…


Can I be charged as a first DUI offender if it has been over 10 years since my last DUI?

Will you be considered a first offender in Maryland if it has been 10 years since your prior DUI conviction or PBJ? Well, it is much like your virginity, once you lose it-you lost it! What do I mean by that? Once you have received a DUI or DWI and received…


Understand the Strict Law that applies to lawfully “sleeping it off” and avoiding a DUI in Maryland

Understand the Strict Law that applies to lawfully “sleeping it off” and avoiding a DUI in Maryland Have you ever made the intelligent decision after leaving a bar or a friends place that you may have had too many drinks to drive safely? What to do next? The intelligent thought…