Noll Law Office DUI & Criminal Defense Attorney Blog

  • Sep 19

    Do I Have To Take A Breathalyzer Test If Requested?

    When an individual refuses a breathalyzer, a couple of things happen. It's important at the outside of this video to kind of explain what happens when a person is arrested for driving under the influence. When a person is arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol, two things happen. ...  Read More

  • Sep 12

    Caught While Driving High: What Will Happen?

    When an individual has marijuana in their system, they can be charged with driving under the influence of drugs in the state of Illinois. Depending on exactly what happened, that can be a misdemeanor offense or a felony offense. Marijuana is a strict liability offense when it is in your ...  Read More

  • Sep 5

    How Is Federal Criminal Defense Different From the State?

    We're talking about here federal criminal defense. Our office, our firm has experience in criminal defense. We've had so in the last 40 years. Federal criminal defense is very unique. You can take an attorney who really knows the state law well, state procedures well, state court well, and put ...  Read More

  • Aug 22

    Can An Arrest Affect My Current and Future Employment?

    One of the first questions people have when they're involved in any time of legal proceedings, meaning they've probably been arrested,maybe not charged with anything but arrested and brought into the County jail or Springfield Police Department is how will this arrest potentially affect my employment? First of all, ...  Read More

  • Aug 15

    The Definition of Aggravated DUI

    In the state of Illinois an aggravated DUI is a normal or misdemeanor DUI with an aggravating factor. Those aggravating factors turn a misdemeanor, which is a criminal offense punishable up to one year in jail, into a felony offense which is an offense that is punishable by more than a ...  Read More

  • Aug 11

    How Will An Arrest Affect My Employment?

    How being arrested affects your employment right now is difficult always to know but the affect of being arrested does have a substantial impact on the employer. Whether it's a misdemeanor or a felony, it really can affect and determine whether or not you will be hired in an action. ...  Read More