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Criminal Defense Blog Archives for November, 2016

DUI on Private Property?

West Virginia and Virginia permits DUI arrests on Private Property

November 10, 2016

In Virginia, a person can be charged with a DUI for drinking and driving on private property. Last week, the West Virginia Supreme Court interpreted West Virginia DUI law the same way. Chief Justice Menis Ketchum wrote in the majority opinion “The Legislature’s definition of the phrase ‘in this State’ … extends the reach of… Read More »