Boating Under the Influence – BUI in Georgia    Georgia is filled with some of the most beautiful bodies of water in the country, including: Lake Lanier, Lake Hartwell, Lake Oconee, Lake Allatoona, Lake Sinclair, and Lake Jackson.  Unfortunately though, in 2017, state statistics show that there were over 270 boating under the influence (BUI) related accidents on Georgia’s…

Driving Ketotic: How Low-Carb Diets Can Lead to False Positives on a Breathalyzer If you’re trying to lose weight through a low-carb diet like the Paleo diet or the Atkins Diet, you might want to use a bit of extra caution behind the wheel—or maybe even get someone else to drive. As the International Journal…

    Prescription Drug DUI in Georgia: What Happens If You’re Arrested for It Unbeknownst to many Georgia drivers, you can get arrested for DUI even if you haven’t had a drop of alcohol to drink—and even if you haven’t taken any illegal drugs. If you are on prescription medications that affect your ability to…

Insights from an Alternative Theory About Alcoholism and Addiction Is alcoholism a disease? Is drug addiction genetic? Since the American Medical Association declared drug and alcohol addiction to be a disease in 1956, modern medicine and psychology have largely treated addiction based on that assumption, according to the Foundation for Alcoholism Research. Even Alcoholics Anonymous,…

  3 Reasons Drinking and Driving Arrests Spike During the Holidays Here’s an amazing (if disconcerting) fact about DUI arrests. Police bust more people for driving under the influence from Thanksgiving to New Year’s than they do at any other time of the year. The problem is so bad over the holidays that, since 1981,…

      Don’t Let Your Georgia DUI Ruin Your New Year   2018 is finally here! For many, the New Year is a time of restored hope. The problems of 2017 are finally, definitively in the past. Resolutions have been made. Inspiring goals have been set.   Unfortunately, not everyone had a great start…

In Georgia, a Driving Under the Influence (DUI) charge is one of the most serious misdemeanors an individual faces.  A DUI Conviction carries thousands of dollars in fines and potential jail time.  More importantly though, a DUI charge alone can cause you to lose your driving privileges in the State of Georgia – even before…

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