If you’re under 21 years of age, you know that you’re not legally allowed to consume alcohol. Naturally, though, this may not stop you or you may know plenty of people who drink while below the legal drinking age. It’s very common, though it is illegal. For drivers,...
Michael A. Ferraro, Esq., P.C.
Month: August 2021
Is it easier for police to charge you with a DWI in a big truck?
Police officers across the state of New York have special training to help them identify those who are driving while intoxicated (DWI). If they spot unusual driving behaviors, they will conduct a traffic stop to screen the driver for chemical impairment. Those in...
Understanding Leandra’s Law’s IID requirement
New York state law requires anyone who is sentenced for DWI or aggravated DWI to have an ignition interlock device (IID) on all of their vehicles if they wish to legally drive. The IID must remain for the period of conditional discharge or probation that’s required...