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What You Should Know About Getting A DUI In PA

Pennsylvania law states that a person should not operate a vehicle if they have consumed enough alcohol to: Prevent them from safely operating the vehicle Place their BAC (Blood Alcohol Content) above .08% Have enough active ingredient or drug metabolite in their system to put them over the Pennsylvania Statutory limit. Punishments increase in severity … Read more

Preliminary Hearing and beyond: What You Can Expect

It’s always a good idea to have a criminal defense attorney represent you at a preliminary hearing. It’s always a good idea to have a criminal defense attorney represent you at a preliminary hearing. Before you proceed to a trial in front of a jury the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, you should know that you are … Read more

Your Options After A Car Accident

We are going to tell you exactly what you need to know so that you’re not stuck with expensive medical bills. The Shelton Firm can help you make sure you are fully compensated after your crash. At The Shelton Firm, we understand that you need to be compensated if you are involved in a car … Read more

The Ways You Can Lose Your License in PA

Most people don’t think about losing their driving privileges while they’re speeding or rolling through a stop sign. But tally up too many moving violations—or get charged with a DUI or DWI and you might end up having your driver license suspended for a few months, even years. Below you’ll find a discussion of common … Read more

HOW THE CLEAN SLATE LAW WORKS…  

HOW THE CLEAN SLATE LAW WORKS…   The Clean Slate Law uses technology to seal certain criminal records from public view.  Arrest records are eligible for sealing if after charges are dropped. Minor conviction records are eligible for sealing after 10 years.  Automated sealing began on June 28, 2019. By June 27, 2020, over 30 … Read more