Nothing ruins your day faster than seeing flashing red and blue lights in your rearview mirror. Few moments are as stressful as a police encounter. If you get a traffic ticket and choose to fight it, you’ll need to deal with a confusing maze of vehicle codes in traffic court. So if you’re preparing to […]
Keep in mind that while certain laws and police practices vary from state-to-state, our information applies to practices that apply in all 50 states.
If you’re arrested, don’t rely on police to inform you of your right to remain silent and see a lawyer. Use the magic words “I’m going to remain silent. I would like to see a lawyer.” If police persist in questioning you, repeat the magic words. The magic words are like a legal condom. They’re your best protection if you’re under arrest. … Continued
There are many reasons to be concerned about the constitutional impact of the NDAA, PATRIOT Act, and the War on Terror in general. But as far as the powers of your local sheriff or state highway patrol are concerned, they have had zero impact. … Continued