Ignition Interlock Device: It’ll Cost You

An arrest for operating while intoxicated (OWI)r in Wisconsin can quickly drain your bank account. After you have paid your bail, your fines and your fees, there is still the matter of the ignition interlock device if you wish to drive your vehicle in the aftermath of an OWI conviction. The good news about the ignition […]

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OWI: Criminal Penalties Are Only Part of the Story

The criminal consequences of a conviction for operating while intoxicated (OWI) are no joke; you face severe consequences such as jail time and expensive fines. It is understandable that people would focus on such damaging penalties, but the consequences of an OWI conviction or even an arrest go well beyond the criminal realm. The Administrative […]

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What Constitutes an Unlawful OWI Stop?

An unlawful arrest occurs when a police officer arrests someone without probable cause or without abiding by specific Wisconsin laws and procedures. Operating while intoxicated charges can be dismissed by a judge before trial if the arrest is deemed to be unlawful. Typically, OWI Wisconsin cases are dismissed because of the due diligence of a […]

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