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How Will a Connecticut DUI Impact My Family?

Getting charged with a DUI can have devastating affects. You will have to deal with the financial repercussions as well as the penalties that the court deems appropriate for you. Lawyer fees as well as fines can lead to difficult financial situations. What’s more, you will face a license suspension that can make every day tasks [...]

By |2018-09-20T20:30:07+00:00September 13th, 2016|DUI Impact, DUI Lawyers|Comments Off on How Will a Connecticut DUI Impact My Family?

How Does a DUI on Campus Affect Public University Schooling?

If you attend a public university and you are charged with a DUI on campus, you can face serious penalties. Most schools have a zero tolerance policy concerning alcohol, and will take your DUI seriously. Understanding what kind of consequences you might face can help you determine how to best handle the situation if your [...]

By |2018-09-24T19:48:25+00:00August 2nd, 2016|DUI Impact|Comments Off on How Does a DUI on Campus Affect Public University Schooling?

DUI Impact on Connecticut Private School Expulsion

Public schools and private schools are extremely different. Private schools operate by their own rules because they do not receive federal funding. As a result, private schools do not have to follow certain overarching school rules that public schools have to follow. This is especially visible in the expulsion rules of any given private school. [...]

By |2018-09-24T14:22:24+00:00June 7th, 2016|DUI Impact, Ruane Attorneys|Comments Off on DUI Impact on Connecticut Private School Expulsion

DUI Penalties for Those Over 21

Getting a DUI can be frightening and difficult to come to terms with. You might be wondering how you have ended up in the position you are in. Along with the embarrassment of getting a DUI is the uncertainty of the DUI process and your DUI case. If you don’t have experience with DUIs, you [...]

By |2017-03-03T22:34:35+00:00May 24th, 2016|Court, DUI Impact|Comments Off on DUI Penalties for Those Over 21

DMV Suspension

If arrested for a DUI, you will most likely deal with a suspension of your license. This will begin as soon as you are arrested. The arresting police officer will be required to immediately confiscate your license and begin paperwork to suspend your license. The Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) will be notified, and will [...]

By |2016-12-26T15:20:15+00:00April 26th, 2016|Court, DUI Impact|Comments Off on DMV Suspension

DUI and Hit and Run Accidents

Two significant problems on the road in today’s society include DUIs and hit and run accidents. Combined, DUI and hit ad runs make up nearly half of all traffic fatalities in Connecticut. 92 of Connecticut’s 220 traffic fatalities in 2011 happened because of drunk drivers. Also, ten deaths happened because of hit and run drivers. Even more hit [...]

By |2017-05-11T19:21:45+00:00February 16th, 2016|DUI Arrests in Connecticut, DUI Impact|Comments Off on DUI and Hit and Run Accidents

What Happens to Your Teaching Certification if You’re Arrested?

Conn. Gen. Stat. § 10-145b(j). Teaching Certificates (j) (1) The state Board of Education may revoke any certificate, authorization or permit issued. Also, they can do so pursuant to sections 10-144o to 10-149, inclusive, for any of the following reasons: (A) The holder of the certificate, authorization or permit obtained such certificate, authorization or permit [...]

By |2017-05-12T16:42:52+00:00December 15th, 2015|DUI Impact|Comments Off on What Happens to Your Teaching Certification if You’re Arrested?

DUI Penalties for 21 and Younger

If under the age of 21 and you got pulled over for drinking and driving, you will experience a DUI process different than someone over the age of 21. You will face different penalties and different consequences. This is due to the fact that you will be under the legal drinking age. It is important to [...]

By |2017-05-17T19:19:13+00:00November 8th, 2013|DUI Impact|Comments Off on DUI Penalties for 21 and Younger

DUI Impact on Stay-At-Home Mom

Receiving a DUI is undoubtedly an embarrassing and difficult process to go through. It can affect not only you, but your loved ones as well. Dealing with a DUI can put a strain on your financial resources as well as your emotional well-being. If you are a stay at home mother who has received a [...]

By |2017-03-06T20:09:50+00:00June 14th, 2013|DUI Impact, Ruane Attorneys, Uncategorized|Comments Off on DUI Impact on Stay-At-Home Mom

How Can a Connecticut DUI Impact Different Careers?

Being convicted of a DUI can have a serious impact on certain careers. To learn how a DUI will impact your job, check out this page. Impact on Pilots Getting a DUI as a pilot can be incredibly damaging to your career. This is because the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will learn about your DUI [...]

By |2019-05-13T16:15:29+00:00June 7th, 2013|DUI Impact|Comments Off on How Can a Connecticut DUI Impact Different Careers?