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Drunk Driving

What Happens When You Didn’t Know The Driver Was Intoxicated?

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It’s pretty surprising to find out that most victims of drunk drivers didn’t know that the other driver was intoxicated right away. They may have thought the other driver was speeding or even street racing. The victims of drunk drivers may have even suspected that the driver was under the influence but received no confirmation…

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Timeline on Settling Crashes with a Drunk Driver

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Many people worry about how long they’ll have to wait for a settlement. The internet certainly doesn’t help with its troves of misinformation. So we’re going to break down the process so you can have a somewhat clear timeline on what to expect. When you have a drunk driver involved, the entire resolution takes longer.…

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Why Did the Drunk Driver Who Hit You Get Off So Easy?

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Even in Columbia, South Carolina, where the general outlook on DUIs is pretty negative, the punishments are hardly ever harsh. Drunk drivers get away with quite a lot in terms of not serving jail time and not facing penalties that they should face for their actions. You were hurt by a drunk driver, possibly your…

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Can You Sue as a Passenger in a Drunk Driving Accident?

Can You Sue as a Passenger in a Drunk Driving Accident?

When you and your friends go out at night, all you want to do is have a good time. The last thing you’re thinking is that the night will end in tragedy. You designate one friend as the designated driver. You have no reason to think that they’ll drink alcohol, or that a drunk driving…

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How Hard is it to Prove Fault in a Drunk Driving Accident?

Hard is it to Prove Fault in a Drunk Driving Accident

There are over a million people arrested for drunk driving in this country every year. And, this number doesn’t include the over 100 million cases of self-reported drunk driving. This means the number of people injured in drunk driving accidents in South Carolina are dangerously high. A lot of people think that, if the defendant…

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South Carolina is One of the Worst States for Drunk Driving Deaths

South Carolina is One of the Worst States for Drunk Driving Deaths

Despite the advent of rideshare companies, thousands of people still make the decision to drive drunk every year. When people driver after drinking or using drugs, they put both themselves and all other motorists at risk. Knowing how big of a problem this is, law enforcement makes countless efforts to reduce drunk driving. However, even…

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