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28th February 2020

North Dakota Car Accidents Caused by Driving Under the Influence Driving under the influence is taken very seriously by the criminal justice system of North Dakota and can have significant consequences for those that engage in this behavior. Those that drive under the influence are at an immensely high risk of being arrested for this… Read more »

Blood test ruled unconstitutional criminal law DUI alcohol midemeanor attorney lawyer North Dakota US Supreme Court Overturns North Dakota DUI – Blood Test Law

27th February 2020

Blood Tests for DUI Arrests Ruled Unconstitutional In a June 23, 2016 decision, the United States Supreme Court held that a North Dakota law that imposes criminal penalties for failing to take a blood test in a drunk driving case violates the Fourth Amendment to the Constitution. The opinion in Birchfield v. North Dakota, 136… Read more »

What You Need to Know About a DUI in North Dakota - Sand Law PLLC - North Dakota What You Need to Know About a DUI in North Dakota

14th January 2020

If you think that driving with a drink or two in your system is not a big deal, think twice before getting in the car.  Operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol is not only unlawful but also dangerous both for the driver and for the other participants in the traffic. Nevertheless, it… Read more »

North Dakota DUI Laws

31st October 2017

Driving under the influence (DUI), also known as driving while impaired (DWI), carries significant penalties in North Dakota. A DUI conviction carries both criminal and administrative penalties. This means that you risk losing your driver’s license in addition to receiving a fine or being sentenced to jail time. Criminal Penalties of a DUI On the… Read more »

North Dakota DUI Penalties - Sand Law PLLC North Dakota DUI Attorney North Dakota DUI Penalties

22nd March 2017

DUI (driving under the influence) and DWI (driving while intoxicated) offenses are serious because of the potentially life-threatening consequences. Therefore, North Dakota courts assess penalties on a tiered basis for DUI offenses. This means that the level of punishment you could receive is dependent on how many offenses, specifically drinking-and-driving offenses, you have incurred in… Read more »

North Dakota Ranked Top DUI State In 2018 - Sand Law North Dakota North Dakota Ranked Top DUI State In 2018

22nd March 2017

North Dakota again ranks as one of the worst states for driving under the influence (DUI) arrests in the nation. According to FBI data on arrests by state, North Dakota holds the title for most number of DUI arrests per capita. In North Dakota, there are 678 DUI arrests made for every 100,000 residents. By… Read more »

Rick Sand Named To Super Lawyers Rising Star List

28th February 2017

Sand Law Award Winning North Dakota Attorneys Sand Law would like to congratulate one of its founding members on being named to the Super Lawyers Rising Star List! This distinguished honor is bestowed upon only the top 2.5% of all attorneys practicing within the jurisdiction. North Dakota Personal Injury and Criminal Defense Attorneys Sand Law is a full-service law… Read more »