1. Are Colorado DUI Laws the Toughest in the Country?

    Our DUI lawyer knows that Colorado has some strict laws when it comes to driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol. It's no wonder, though, since nearly 10,000 people died in drunk driving accidents in 2014. But how do the laws in Colorado measure up to the rest of the country? It turns out, Colorado is relatively middle-of-the-road when it comes to DUI laws. Nationwide, anything above…Read More

  2. Why You Should Hire a Civilian Lawyer for Your Court Martial (Part 2)

    We've already explored some of the reasons you should consider hiring a civilian military lawyer for your court martial. Here are two more very important reasons you should consider it when going to trial in the Colorado Springs area. They don't have to answer to the chain of command. JAGs are subject to answering to the military chain of command. A civilian lawyer is not. That might put your mind…Read More

  3. Why You Should Hire a Civilian Lawyer for Your Court Martial (Part 1)

    A court-martial is an incredibly stressful situation to be in as a member of the armed forces. You could be facing charges of desertion, insubordination, or even serious criminal charges. If you are a member of the armed forces and are facing a court-martial, you have a right to hire a civilian military lawyer to represent you. The military will provide you with a military lawyer for free, but tha…Read More

  4. Have a Safe Halloween, Colorado Springs

    Happy Halloween, Colorado Springs! While we want all of your little kiddos to be safe while trick or treating, this post is geared toward the 21 and uppers who will be celebrating Halloween this evening. Will you be crawling the local bars or breweries tonight or heading to a wild house party? Keep the following tips in mind to have a safe, fun, and law enforcement-free night… unless, of course,…Read More

  5. Penalties for a DUI Charge

    You’ve been charged with a DUI, what now? After your DUI attorney has done their best to absolve you of any charges, what are the consequences? In Colorado a first DUI offense results in both criminal charges and administrative penalties. Call the DUI attorneys at Murphy & Price to learn about your options. Administrative Penalties A first offense results in 3 months suspension of your drive…Read More

  6. Hiring a DUI Lawyer vs. Self Representation

    When you’re arrested for a DUI, it might seem logical to represent yourself in a trial in order to save money, but it’s important to know the benefits of having a DUI attorney and the potential problems that can occur when you do not. In order to protect yourself against fines, jail time, and possibly a criminal record, call the law firm of Murphy & Price; we are here for you through any s…Read More

  7. Roles of the Officer in a DUI Arrest

    You were arrested for a DUI, you’re scared and aren’t sure what to do. The process can be complicated and knowing all of the information is important, not only regarding what your role is, but also the role of the officer and possibly a DUI lawyer. If you find yourself in this situation, these are some things to keep in mind. Probable Cause In any case where a driver is being pulled over, the …Read More

  8. Stay Safe, Colorado Springs

    With a population of over 400,000, just under 20 breweries and hundreds of concert venues, every day in Colorado Springs, CO, there are happy hours and weekend events; every night there are people going out and having a few drinks with their friends. With so many people going out to breweries and concerts and drinking and having fun with friends, it is important to know how to be safe while drinki…Read More

  9. What is Express Consent?

    Being pulled over is frustrating, especially if you were suspected of driving under the influence. Whichever state you live in this can come with fines, points against your driver’s license or even having your driver’s license suspended. If you live in Colorado, there is a law called Express Consent. Call the DUI lawyers in Colorado Springs if you find yourself in a situation like this. What I…Read More

  10. Guidance for Out of State DUI’s

    Getting a DUI, no matter what the circumstance, is not a good situation to be in. Even worse is when you are driving outside of your home state. Here’s some information about the process if this happens to you. When you find yourself in a situation like this, the law firm of Murphy & Price is on your side. Interstate Driver’s License Compact First, it’s important to note that the same ge…Read More