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Can Medications Affect DUI Tests?

13th May 2020

A DUI conviction can have many long-term implications. So how do you ensure that you don’t have a false positive on a breathalyzer test? According to the law, North Dakota drivers should never have a blood alcohol concentration above .08 percent. When they suspect drivers are operating vehicles above the legal BAC, law enforcement officers… Read more »

best criminal lawyer in north dakota - sand law pllc - north dakota criminal defense attorneys Arrested in North Dakota? What You Need To Know

30th April 2020

If you’re facing a misdemeanor or felony in North Dakota, here’s what you need to know to protect yourself. If you have recently been arrested in North Dakota, you should understand the arrest process and investigation, the types of criminal offenses in North Dakota, and the court and trial process. Being charged with a crime… Read more »

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30th April 2020

What Legal Defenses are There for Drug Offenses? Whether you are facing prosecution for possession of a controlled substance or the intent to sell or distribute an illegal substance, you may have a number of potential legal defenses available to assert. Depending on the unique circumstances of your case, choosing the right drug defense in… Read more »

Domestic Violence Growing as Coronavirus Forces Victims to Stay at Home - Sand Law North Dakota Domestic Violence Growing as Coronavirus Forces Victims to Stay at Home

24th April 2020

COVID-19 Lockdown Has Unexpected Consequences for Domestic Violence Victims How common is domestic violence?  Domestic violence is an umbrella term that encompasses child abuse, partner abuse, and elder abuse. However, the most common form of domestic abuse is partner abuse. This abuse does not always have to be physical, but can include economical, sexual, and… Read more »

9 Common Car Accident Injuries - Sand Law North Dakota 9 Common Car Accident Injuries

17th April 2020

Five million car accidents happen in the United States every year. While most of these accidents aren’t fatal, that doesn’t mean all motorists walk away unscathed. One person suffers an injury every two hours due to an automobile accident in the state of North Dakota. 1. Traumatic Brain Injuries Close to 3 million people across… Read more »

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31st March 2020

Important North Dakota DUI Laws If you or someone you know is currently charged with a DUI/DWI offense in North Dakota, you may feel overwhelmed by the situation. DUI/DWI charges carry harsh penalties throughout the U.S. Many of which are life-changing results for the offending party. Finding a criminal defense attorney with experience in DUI/DWI… Read more »

Oil worker working in dangerous conditions - Oilfield Injuries in North Dakota - Sand Law PLLC Oilfield Injuries | Third Party Liability & Worker’s Compensation

31st March 2020

Worker’s Compensation for North Dakota Oilfield Injuries Working in the oil and gas industry can be dangerous. The Federal Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) includes oil and gas under the broad category of “mining.” Oil and gas-related accidents account for over 70% of fatal accidents within the entire mining industry, and the fatality rate for… Read more »

Federal Charges in North Dakota - Federal Charges Lawyer - Sand Law PLLC North Dakota Federal Charges

31st March 2020

What are North Dakota Federal Charges? The United States Attorney’s Office for the District of North Dakota is responsible for prosecuting federal crimes throughout the state and for prosecuting all violent crimes occurring within the Fort Berthold Reservation, the Spirit Lake Reservation, and the Turtle Mountain Reservation. Federal criminal charges are generally much more serious… Read more »

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31st March 2020

Understanding Minot, North Dakota DUI Laws Driving while intoxicated or driving under the influence (DWI/DUI) is one of the most common criminal charges brought in Minot, Ward County, and across the State of North Dakota. In 2016, the United States Supreme Court heard two DWI/DUI cases from North Dakota, one from Morton County and one… Read more »

Four Ways a Semi-Truck Accident is Different from a Car Accident

25th March 2020

Accidents involving semi-trucks are extremely scaring and confusing. Unlike a more common car accident, truck versus car accidents often result in severe injuries and lots of questions. The significant difference in size and weight between semi-trucks and other vehicles already makes a collision between the two different and more dangerous, but it also raises other… Read more »