Probation for A DUI

Probation for A DUI

Can I get Probation for a DUI? If convicted of DUI in Nashville, other than extremely rare circumstances, you will spend some time in jail. And first-time offenders are not an exception. However, the criminal defense attorneys at Herbert and Lux Attorneys at Law are...
What Are White Collar Crimes

What Are White Collar Crimes

What’s a White Collar Crime? We use the term “white collar crime” in reference to financially motivated, nonviolent crime often committed by business and government professionals. Within the realm of criminology, the term “white collar crime” was first coined by...
First DUI in Tennessee

First DUI in Tennessee

Got your First DUI in Tennessee? Here’s what to do next: You can be the most upstanding and respected person there is, but even one conviction for DUI can seriously tarnish your reputation. The police will not take an individual’s clean criminal history, social...
Underage DWI and DUI in Central TN

Underage DWI and DUI in Central TN

Underage DWI Any individual who operates a motor vehicle and is under the legal age for drinking alcohol is at risk for being charged with an underage DWI. This conviction is added to the individual’s permanent criminal record even though s/he may still be a juvenile....
What to do when pulled over for no reason

What to do when pulled over for no reason

Getting Pulled Over – for no reason You are driving along, minding your own business, maybe humming to your favorite song, paying attention to your speed, and keeping an eye on the flow of traffic, when all of a sudden it happens: you spy red and blue flashing lights...
How to Reduce a DUI or DWI Charge

How to Reduce a DUI or DWI Charge

Ways to Reduce a DUI Charge No one likes receiving a traffic ticket, but if you’re getting pulled over for a suspected DUI (driving under the influence) you’re about to have an especially bad day or night. Most of us are bound to receive at least one ticket during our...
DUI FAQ

DUI FAQ

DUI FAQ in Tennessee Getting a DUI is a scary and potentially confusing situation. The following should help you make sense of it all and have an idea of what comes next. Can I go to jail if I get a DUI? If you are convicted, Tennessee law mandates that the minimum...

Understanding Tennessee bail bond laws

Why an alleged mass shooter was given a bond. In the wake of the tragic mass shooting at the Waffle House in Antioch early Sunday morning, the 34-hour manhunt that followed and the arrest of the alleged shooter, Travis Reinking, many questions have arisen surrounding...
Prescription Drugs and DUIs in Nashville

Prescription Drugs and DUIs in Nashville

Let us introduce to you a recent news story…. A man aged 47 recently had an encounter with the Tennessee police, who pulled him over because he was traveling at excessively high speed. Speeding alone is an infraction, but the police later discovered that the man had...
Spring Break DUI Statistics

Spring Break DUI Statistics

Spring Break DUI Statistics Schoolwork and classes can wear out even the most dedicated of students, and Spring Break can be just the time to let loose and enjoy yourself. However, it is easy for shenanigans to get out of hand. When alcohol and free time combine with...