Category Archives: Criminal Defense

Should I plead to a “Wet and Reckless?”

A "wet and reckless" is a lesser-included offense of DUI charges. I see a lot of people ask about wet and reckless charges or plead to them because it means lesser punishment. In actuality, a wet and reckless is the same as a DUI for purposes of priorability, meaning if you get another DUI within…
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Miranda explained: When Does an Officer Have to Read Me My Rights?

Miranda applies when an officer has you (1) in custody; and (2) is interrogating you. Let's take a look at these separately. "Custody" means you are either under arrest or you are detained, meaning a reasonable person would not feel that they are able to leave. This part is somewhat easy, but not without some…
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