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How does a portable breathalyzer work?

Police use a battery of tests to support stopping a motorist for driving while intoxicated. A portable breathalyzer test can play a major part in the prosecution of a drunk driving offense. A breathalyzer is an instrument used by police that measures a driver's blood alcohol concentration through the alcohol in their breath. Drivers may pass the test if they ingested alcohol at the rate of one drink per hour. There are several factors that can affect the accuracy of this device.

Bankruptcy may not prevent home ownership

A bankruptcy can harm a debtor's credit report and complicate their ability to obtain loans. But, a Chapter 7 bankruptcy does not always prevent the ability to reestablish credit or purchase a home. A Chapter 7 bankruptcy involves the liquidation of many types of assets and the discharge of most debts. It stays on a credit report for 10 years after a debtor files for bankruptcy.

Know what you are getting into before filing for bankruptcy

Throughout life, everyone faces struggles. Even though some of those difficulties may seem similar in nature, your particular circumstances differ from everyone else's. For example, you may face struggles relating to your finances, and while numerous other individuals also land in this predicament, the details of your situation are unique to you.

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