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When to agree to a breathalyzer in Mississippi

Halloween weekend is upon us. In addition to planning your costume, you should also be planning a sober ride if you will be drinking because Mississippi police is going to be out in full force looking for drunk drivers.

What to do after a DUI arrest in Mississippi

Every year around Christmas and New Year's Eve, law enforcement on the Mississippi Gulf Coast cracks down on drunk drivers. And every year, countless people end up facing the serious consequences that come along with a DUI conviction.

Should I refuse to take a breathalyzer test in Mississippi?

A long-held belief is that it's always best to refuse a breathalyzer test if you are pulled over on suspicion of drunk driving. However, with Mississippi's new DUI law, it is now often smarter to take the test, especially for a first offense.