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Should the Drink Driving limit be lowered or even zero? – BBC Surrey Interview

May 4, 2017 0 0

Jeanette Miller is interviewed by BBC Surrey and talks about drink driving and should the drink driving limit be lowered or even to zero. Campaigns are calling for lowering the limit to the proposed 50 limit, the current drink drive limit is 80. Jeanette explains the potential problems with lowering the limit to zero such…

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Entry Denied! How a Criminal Conviction can affect your travel plans

April 27, 2017 0 0

When faced with a drink driving charge or another criminal conviction, many people don’t realise the lasting consequences other than a fine, disqualification from driving, or worst case scenario a custodial sentence. A brief transgression can end up costing much more than your driving licence. When convicted of a criminal offence, entrance into foreign countries…

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Drink driving and travel to USA

February 23, 2017 10 1

A common concern for our clients is whether a criminal conviction could impact a person’s ability to travel to certain countries such as America. We are delighted to include information from “the  horse’s mouth” with our guest blog from the current Chair of American Immigration Lawyers Association’s Department of State Liaison Committee, Daniel Parisi. Guest…

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Three Tips To Avoid A Drink Drive Arrest

February 22, 2017 0 0

By Jeanette Miller Geoffrey Miller Solicitors specialise in representing motorists for all manner of motoring offences. One of the main areas of law we come across is that of drink driving. As impressive as our success rates in defending drink driving cases may be, Managing Director, Jeanette Miller, gives us some tips on how to…

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Beyond Reasonable Doubt? The Burden and Standard of Proof Applicable in Motoring Cases

February 15, 2017 4 0

When facing a motoring charge and awaiting your court date, you may wonder about the proceedings that are about to take place. Who has to prove what and to what level of proof? In criminal proceedings this is called the Burden of Proof and the Standard of Proof respectively, and in most cases, it is…

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The New Drink Driving Offence?

February 7, 2017 0 0

Excess Caffeine can lead to a…. Criminal Conviction? If you are one of the many people who wake up and cannot start their day without a coffee you might want to think again before you stop for that second cup, or that energy drink for a quick jolt of alertness on a long drive home.…

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Dispelling the Myths around Women Drivers in the UK

February 6, 2017 0 0

Google lists 6,090,000 hits when you enter the search terms ‘Women driver jokes’. Men on the other hand, are idolised and routinely depicted in Hollywood blockbusters as the more skilled and adept drivers – ‘Drive’, ‘Fast and Furious’ and ‘James Bond’ to name but a few cult driving films with male magician drivers behind the…

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Drink driving – the effects of alcohol on your brain and body explained

February 2, 2017 0 0

‘Drink Driving and How Alcohol Actually Affects Your Body’Just ‘one’ more mate! Getting behind the wheel of a vehicle already demands a vast amount of energy and concentration from the driver. Most of us have probably enjoyed a drink or two and have noticed that were a little gigglier or a little less on edgy;…

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Drink driving: What would you do in a life or death situation? Emergency Situations and Special Reasons

February 2, 2017 0 0

Have you ever been in a situation where a loved one requires urgent medical attention and needs to be driven to a hospital? The ambulance is yet to arrive and the hospital is only 2 miles away, so you could probably make it in time if you drove – but after having had a few…

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Drink Driving, Attempting to drive, In Charge

January 19, 2017 0 0

I wasn’t driving! If you believe that raising a defence that you weren’t driving is likely to see you avoid conviction in a drink driving or drug driving related offence, this defence may not be as relevant as you may think. In many cases, there must be proof of you having driven or attempted to drive…

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Driving Offence Statistics 2016

December 23, 2016 0 2

2016 in review It seems fitting that the year our founder, Geoffrey Miller, passed away is the most successful since the firm was founded in 2000. Geoffrey was always so proud of the success of the firm and the fact that it continued to bear his name long after he retired. Morals and Justice To…

Hospital Drink Driving Explained

July 25, 2016 0 0

Following a road traffic accident it is standard procedure for the police to require a roadside breath test from the driver(s) involved. A sample may also be required in other circumstances explained below. Preliminary Breath Test Before the police launch a full investigation into whether or not you were over the drink drive limit, they…

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