DUI & License Reinstatement Articles

Here Is How You Can Bounce Back After a DUI Conviction

Here Is How You Can Bounce Back After a DUI Conviction

Being convicted of driving under the influence (DUI) can have life-changing consequences for you and your family. Even if you have not consumed much alcohol, if a police officer has probable cause, they can pull you over. Having a DUI conviction can have a huge impact...

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What is a DUI Evaluation?

What is a DUI Evaluation?

By Anna Jankowska MA LCPC   Whenever you are arrested for a DUI whether it is in the state of Illinois or in any other state, you have to undergo a drug and alcohol evaluation. The purpose of this evaluation is to determine the degree of the person’s alcohol...

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The Benefits of Installing an Ignition Interlock Device

The Benefits of Installing an Ignition Interlock Device

More often than not, first-time DUI offenders get off with light sentences. Unless they were involved in a mishap that killed or seriously injured someone, people convicted of a DUI for the first time are usually just meted stiff fines, community service, probation or...

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How to Prepare Yourself for a Hearing

How to Prepare Yourself for a Hearing

By Anna Jankowska MA LCPC Driver’s license reinstatement is a lengthy process and requires adequate preparation. There are certain things that need to take place in order to ensure that your preparation will be smooth. You need to obtain a drug and alcohol evaluation...

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Why Was I Denied my Driver’s License at the Hearing?

Why Was I Denied my Driver’s License at the Hearing?

By Anna Jankowska MA LCPC Many clients believe that they cannot get the driver's license back because it costs a lot of money and it's very difficult. Some of the clients simply give up because they have received prior denials and they simply don’t know how to even...

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Can a Drug Test Lead to a False Positive?

Can a Drug Test Lead to a False Positive?

By Anna Jankowska LCPC Types of Drug Testing Drug testing is becoming increasingly common during the job application process, as part of random workplace drug testing, and as a condition of probation. Individuals who have not used illicit substances occasionally find...

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How to Get Your Driver’s License Back After Revocation

How to Get Your Driver’s License Back After Revocation

By Steven R. Roach DUI Charges in the Illinois Court System In Illinois courts, the greatest fear for most people facing DUI charges is the question of whether they are going to jail or not. The question as to whether the Illinois Secretary of State revokes their...

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In-Person DUI Classes vs Online DUI Classes

In-Person DUI Classes vs Online DUI Classes

By CCI Team   While it’s causing a bit of a controversy, it’s now possible to take the required DUI classes through various online venues. It costs extra, but it saves you from having to beg a ride from a friend to fulfill the requirements necessary to earn back...

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