Posts Tagged "dui arrest"

Marshawn Lynch Charged With DUI

Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch was charged Wednesday with driving under the influence (DUI) in California. Lynch was charged by the State with driving under the influence of drugs and alcohol and driving while having a blood-alcohol content of .08 or higher. Lynch is scheduled to appear in Court in the middle of Seahawks training camp. But Lynch's DUI attorney…read more →

Sheriff Deputy Fired After DUI Arrest

An Aiken, SC County Sheriff's deputy has been terminated following his DUI arrest on June 20th. Scott Baynham, 29, of North Augusta, had worked for over six years with the sheriff's office, according to Sheriff's Office spokesman Troy Elwell. Baynham was arrested at 3:30 a.m. while he was traveling through the town of Wagener, according to the town's police chief, Jeff Key….read more →

Can I be sent to jail for a DUI in South Carolina?

One question I am frequently asked is whether a person can be sentenced to jail for driving under the influence (DUI).  Most people are under the mistaken belief that jail time is not a possible sentence for a DUI conviction.  This is simply not true, even for those convicted of a first offense DUI. A first offense DUI conviction carries…read more →