What You Need to Know for Your DoL Hearing

What You Need to Know for Your DoL Hearing

When arrested for a DUI, not only do you have the stress of being booked into jail and mounting a DUI defense, but you also need to combat the Department of Licensing's (DoL) action against your driver's license, which is a daunting task and difficult experience for both drivers and defense lawyers alike.

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Department Of Licensing “Death Spiral”

Department Of Licensing “Death Spiral”

I think it was Joe Walsh who famously penned the lyrics: “My Maserati does 185, I lost my license, now I don’t drive…” While Joe was correct in that speeding is one way to lose your license if there are numerous infractions, unpaid or not, there are other ways as well. Below is a review of the “major moving violations,” that contribute to the death spiral, and the creation, or evolution of the Driving While License Suspended, Third Degree, is...

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Highest State Court To Review Challenge To Suspended Driving Third Degree Case

Highest State Court To Review Challenge To Suspended Driving Third Degree Case

Police are busy across Whatcom County and Skagit County writing traffic tickets for various traffic and non-moving infractions on a daily basis. When citizens fail to pay traffic tickets Washington’s

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Did You Know That Every Driver Is Being Watched And Recorded?

Did You Know That Every Driver Is Being Watched And Recorded?

RCW 46.52.120 states and requires that the director shall keep a case record on every motor vehicle driver licensed under the laws of this state, together with information on each driver, showing all the convictions and findings of traffic infractions certified by the courts.  This is then kept  together with an index cross-reference record of each accident reported relating to the same person with a brief statement of the cause of the accident and whether or not the accident resulted...

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