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Labor Day DUI Stings

Rockville, Gaithersburg, Silver Spring & Wheaton, Maryland

A sting at Clyde’s-Tower Oaks Lodge in Rockville last week resulted in a number of charges for underage drinking and possession of fake IDs.According to Montgomery County Police officials, seven juveniles were cited for possession of fake IDs and five for possession of alcohol. Read More

SPIDRE

Rockville, Gaithersburg, Silver Spring & Wheaton, Maryland

The State Police Impaired Driving Effort (SPIDRE) is a comprehensive program designed to increase enforcement and enhance prosecution in DUI/DWI cases. July marks the one year anniversary of this program and, according to Maryland State Police, it has been a tremendous success. Read More

Understanding Maryland Firework Laws

Rockville, Gaithersburg, Silver Spring & Wheaton, Maryland

The use of personal fireworks is illegal in the state of Maryland. As of 2014, private individuals igniting fireworks without a permit from the State Fire Marshall may face misdemeanor charges and fines of $250. The sale of fireworks is also a misdemeanor, but comes with fines up to $1,000. These fines are subject to change in future years. Read More

Understanding Your Rights at Maryland DUI Checkpoints

Rockville, Gaithersburg, Silver Spring & Wheaton, Maryland

With Memorial Day upon us, there is bound to be an increase in DUI checkpoints throughout the state of Maryland. Knowing what to do when you come upon a checkpoint can play a key role in preventing legal troubles.

If you are arrested for drunk driving at a checkpoint this Memorial Day, you will want an experienced DUI defense attorney on your side as soon as possible. Rockville DUI defense lawyer Leon Geller is prepared to take your case and fight for your rights, helping secure the most favorable outcome. Read More