In order to initiate a traffic stop, police officers need to have reasonable suspicion that a crime is being committed. This is a very low standard. It simply means that if the officer wants to stop a car because they think the driver is drunk, something needs to...
Michael A. Ferraro, Esq., P.C.
Month: April 2022
The one thing you can do to reduce your BAC
If you're going to drive and you've been drinking, you may be considering ways to sober up before you get behind the wheel. There are a lot of different tricks that people like to use to accomplish this. For instance, some people believe that they can drink a strong...
Don’t smoke marijuana before getting behind the wheel
New York state passed the Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act (MRTA) on March 31, 2021, legalizing the recreational use of marijuana for adults aged 21 and over. However, it is still possible to get arrested because you smoked it. Here is what you need to know if...