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Jack Swagger Charged with Marijuana Possession and DUI

Professional wrestler Jack Swagger, whose real name is Donald Jacob Hager Jr., was recently charged with speeding, misdemeanor marijuana possession and DUI in Gulfport Mississippi. The 6-foot-7, 260-pound wrestler was in Mississippi filming for the television show “WWE Smackdown” when he was pulled over by Police. If convicted, Mr. Swagger faces over $1500 in fines,…

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4,371 DUI Arrests Made Statewide During Holiday Season

During the 2012 holiday season, Arizona police officers arrested 4,371 people statewide on suspicion of DUI, according to the Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety.  Of the nearly 4,400 people arrested on suspicion of DUI between November 24 and January 1, 1,098 were suspected of extreme DUI, 450 were suspected of aggravated DUI, and 934…

201210.27
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Mark Grace Indicted of Felony DUI

Mark Grace, former player and broadcaster for the Arizona Diamondbacks, was indicted by a Grand Jury of four felony counts arising from an August DUI arrest in Scottsdale.  Grace was arrested in Scottsdale on August 23, 2012, around 9:00 pm after being pulled over for suspicion of driving under the influence.  According to the Scottsdale…

201210.05
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The 7 Emotional Stages of DUI

1. SHOCK & DENIAL Your initial reaction to being charged with a DUI is normally one of numbed disbelief.  You may deny the reality of the situation at some level, in order to hide yourself from the reality.  This is a normal reaction and for many people, a DUI is their first real run-in with…

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Woman Arrested for Aggravated DUI with Nine-Year-Old Daughter in Vehicle

According to the Pinal County Sherriff’s Department, thirty-five-year-old (35) Delfina Gaitan was arrested for DUI while driving with her nine-year-old (9) daughter asleep in the backseat of the vehicle. On Thursday, at approximately 12:20 a.m., the Pinal County Sherriff’s Department was contacted by an off-duty Casa Grande Police Officer who observed Ms. Gaitain driving erratically…

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Arrest Warrant Issued for Former U of A Golf Player

According to Police, on May 25th an arrest warrant was issued for nineteen-year-old (19) Sherlyn Popelka, a Switzerland native and former member of the women’s golf team for University of Arizona.  On May 8th, Ms. Popelka was arrested for DUI after being involved in a motor vehicle accident.  Ms. Popelka, according to Police, failed to…

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Arizona MVD Hearing

At a DUI Motor Vehicle Division (MVD) hearing, also known as an administrative per se hearing, an administrative law Judge will decide whether the State has met its burden of proof to sustain the person’s DUI driver’s license suspension. This type of hearing is a civil, rather than criminal hearing and is more informal than…