Motorists facing drunk driving charges could be stuck with long term consequences. Now, under a new Pennsylvania law, motorists charged with drunk driving face a difficult choice. They may plead guilty and agree to drive with an ignition interlock device. This device measures the alcohol content of a driver's breath and will prevent the vehicle from starting if the driver has been drinking.
The famous poppy seed defense may be valid. Poppy seeds can trigger a false positive drug test because they come from opium poppies, which sometimes contain small traces of morphine. These results have led to lawsuits and serve as a reminder that inaccurate drug testing can lead to false drug charges or other legal problems.
Unless you have experience dealing with insurance companies, you may feel you have no choice but to trust that they are looking out for your best interests. As much as they promise to be on your side and to keep you in good hands, they are still a business whose primary aim is making money. The worst time to learn this is after you have suffered injuries in an accident.
Determining custody of children may be one of the most emotional and disputed parts of a divorce.