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What’s a Court Purposes Driving Abstract

What’s a Court Purposes Driving Abstract?

My attorney is asking me for a copy of my Court Purposes Driver’s Abstract. What is it, and why are they asking me...
About Street Racing in Chicago: How to Lose Your License Fast & Furious(ly)

Street Racing in Chicago: How to Lose Your License Fast & Furious(ly)

Street racing events are becoming more popular in the City of Chicago and across Illinois. Recently neighborhoods like Pilsen, the West Loop, and...
About Your Guide to Chicago School Zone Speeding Tickets

Your Guide to Chicago School Zone Speeding Tickets

In most cases, a speeding ticket is essentially a costly nuisance — and a reminder to slow down. If, however, you receive a...
About What Happens If You Get Multiple Speeding Tickets?

What Happens If You Get Multiple Speeding Tickets?

If you drive often or long enough, the odds that you will eventually get a speeding ticket are high. Most of the time,...
About New Illinois Texting and Driving Enforcement Laws Have Arrived

New Illinois Texting and Driving Enforcement Laws Have Arrived

The State of Illinois has had a texting while driving law on the books since 2010; however, the penalties were not serious and...
About What You Need to Know About Chicago E-Scooters and Traffic Laws

What You Need to Know About Chicago E-Scooters and Traffic Laws

Recently, the City of Chicago joined a handful of other large cities when it launched a pilot electric scooter program. Scooter enthusiasts are...
About Driving With an Obstructed View

Driving With an Obstructed View

Even though Spring is upon us, that doesn’t mean that Illinois is finished with wintery weather. One of the most aggravating aspects of...
About Facing Charges for Failing to Move Over for an Emergency Vehicle? We Can Help

Facing Charges for Failing to Move Over for an Emergency Vehicle? We Can Help

Only a little more than three months into 2019, Illinois has seen over a dozen dangerous accidents along state roads in which passing...
About Two Things an Illinois Lawyer Can Do to Get Your License Restored after a DUI

Two Things an Illinois Lawyer Can Do to Get Your License Restored after a DUI

The laws of the United States generally treat driving under the influence (DUI) with severity and Illinois is no exception. Even a first-time...