Monthly Archives: January 2021

New Indiana Law: Driving with a Cell Phone in Hand is Illegal

General

On July 1, a new law banned Indiana drivers from using handheld cell phones while driving. Governor Eric Holcomb signed the bill into law in March 2020 to fight against distracted driving, which causes over 10,000 accidents per year in the state. Under the new law, it is illegal for a motorist to drive while […]

“Driving While Black”: How Does Race Factor Into DUI Stops in Indiana?

Criminal Defense

“Driving While Black” is an ironic description of an experience countless African Americans motorists have endured when they are pulled over by police officers for no apparent reason other than their skin color. Such racial profiling happens in every state in the nation, including Indiana. Public attention has recently turned to whether the Indianapolis Metropolitan […]

5 Podcasts for Drug Addiction

Criminal Defense

If you’re struggling with drug or alcohol addiction, it’s important to have an arsenal of support and strategies to help stay clean. If one source of support falls through during a time of need, you can quickly turn to another. Listening to podcasts focused on recovering from drug or alcohol addiction can provide you with […]

When and Whether to Talk to Your Boss About Your Arrest in Indiana

General

If you’re arrested, your mind will be reeling with numerous concerns, including how to tell your boss. Even if you’re not convicted of the charges against you, an arrest can result in harsh consequences, including getting suspended or fired, or missing out on a promotion or pay raise. To stay on the best terms possible […]