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DUID – Colorado Springs

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF DRUGS (DUID) When Colorado adopted the constitutional amendment allowing medical marijuana, there was a spike in the prosecution of driving under the influence of drugs. Even though medical marijuana is legal, under the Colorado DUI statutes, driving under the influence of marijuana is not. Likewise, Driving Under the Influence of…

DUI / DWAI

Colorado Springs DUI Attorney     Michael W. Moran, P.C. specializes in the defense against Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol and Driving While Ability Impaired by Alcohol criminal charges in Colorado Springs. We provide superior criminal defense against felony and misdemeanor DUI, DWAI, and DUID crimes.  DUID may include driving under the influence of…

Driving Under The Influence Of Drugs

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF DRUGS (DUID) When Colorado adopted the constitutional amendment allowing medical marijuana, there was a spike in the prosecution of driving under the influence of drugs. Even though medical marijuana is legal, under the Colorado DUI statutes, driving under the influence of marijuana is not. Likewise, Driving Under the Influence of…

Driving Under Suspension Colorado Springs (DUR/DUS)

While under suspension you cannot drive at all until your license is reinstated, but circumstances are different for each case. For a first time offender caught Driving Under Suspension Colorado Springs, the possibility of a negative outcome can surely be overwhelming. Having the right advocate on your side makes all the difference when it comes…

Driving Under Revocation/Suspension (DUR/DUS)

You are probably aware that Colorado lawmakers enacted stiff penalties for driving while your license was under restraint for both residents and non-residents. To be convicted of DUR, it must be proven that a person drove his or her motor vehicle in Colorado with full knowledge that his or her license was under restraint at…

Colorado Probation 8-Panel Drug & Alcohol Test

Drug testing science for Colorado probation has advanced markedly in recent years. Analyzing a urine sample and testing for alcohol and drugs is very effective and accurate. There are many differences in each person’s physical makeup and metabolism that can and will determine how quickly illegal drugs and alcohol are processed in the body. It…

How Long Will A Colorado DUI Stay On Record?

Our office is often contacted by people inquiring as to how long a Colorado DUI conviction will stay on your driving record.  The answer is: FOREVER. Unlike a personal credit report where negative information automatically drops off your file after a number of years, a DUI or DWAI conviction in the state of Colorado is…

Driving Under Suspension Driving With Revoked License

The penalties for Driving Under Suspension [DUS] or Driving with a Revoked License [DUR] are serious traffic offenses under Colorado law. In fact, Driving under Suspension as a result of an alcohol conviction, carries a mandatory penalty of 30 days in the County Jail.  Suspension and revocation charges alone can result in penalties of up…