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Dayton DUI Attorney Charles Rowland > Posts tagged "Addiction"

Where Can I Get Help? Alcohol Addiction Services at TCN-BHS

If you have been arrested for an alcohol related offense, you may consider seeking the help of alcohol addiction specialists.  We try to help our clients by giving them the tools to manage both their case and any alcohol addiction issues that are present.  To that end, Charles Rowland has served on the board of TCN-BHS, Greene County's mental health and alcohol addiction service provider. If you are struggling with an alcohol addiction, here is how to take the first step - If you are seeking a Substance Abuse Assessment, TCN-BHS offers the following Walk-In Clinics: Xenia OfficeMonday Check-in at 9:00 a.m. Wednesday Check-in...

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Prescription Drug Addiction in Ohio; Where to Get Help

There is a public health epidemic in Ohio due to the use of opiate-based prescription painkillers.  Over the last decade the abuse of prescription drugs, a medical and legal crackdown have led to an increase in the use of heroin.  According to the Ohio Department of Drug & Alcohol Service, there are 67 pills for every man, woman and child in Ohio with the vast majority of Ohio homes having some form of a drug that may be abused.  Drug overdoses are at an all time high, averaging four deaths a day.  45 percent of the overdose deaths are attributable...

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Clark County OVI and the 72 Hour Driver Intervention Program.

Clark County OVI and the 72 Hour Driver Intervention Program. In Ohio, a 1st offense OVI/DUI conviction carries a mandatory minimum 3-day jail sentence. Most courts, including Clark County Municipal Court, allow this minimum sentence to be satisfied by attending a state-certified 72 hour (3-day) Driver Intervention Program. Most people prefer the D.I.P. because it is usually held in local hotels rather than in the local jail.  Most courts allow a person to choose a convenient weekend and location.  Check with your Ohio OVI attorney to arrange for a convenient program if you are convicted.  An experienced attorney will be able...

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20 Golden Rules from Ohio Lawyers Assistance Program

1. Behave yourself.2. Answer the phone.3. Return your phone calls.4. Pay your bills.5. Keep your hands off your clients’ money.6. Tell the truth.7. Admit ignorance.8. Be honorable.9. Defend the honor of your fellow attorneys.10. Be gracious and thoughtful.11. Value the time of your fellow attorneys.12. Give straight answers.13. Avoid the need to go to court.14. Think first.15. Remember: You are first a professional and then a businessman. If you seek riches, become a businessman and hire an attorney.16. Remember: There is no such thing as billing 3,000 hours a year.17. Tell your clients how to behave. If they can’t they...

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Morphine, Heroin and the Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus

In the past years, my office has seen an increase in the number of “drugged” driving cases we receive. While arrests for marijuana make up the vast majority of those cases, we are also seeing a dramatic rise in prescription drug cases along with traffic stops implicating harder drugs such morphine and heroin.As with other impaired driving cases, it is vital that you know the observations that would be consistent with impairment by that drug.  It is also vital that you determine if the “standardized field sobriety test” protocol adopted in Ohio is applicable in recognizing clues of impairment due...

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Drug & Alcohol Treatment in the Miami Valley

Where Can I Get Help? Facing a DUI charge is one of the most traumatic experiences that many people will ever face.    Often, facing such a charge will cause serious reflection which may compel you to seek medical treatment for an addiction.  An experienced DUI attorney can help by putting you in contact with treatment providers and advising you of what type of treatment requirements you could expect from your  case.  All cases are different and you should consult an experienced attorney to work in conjunction with your particular issues.  Here is a partial list of resources available in the Miami...

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3-Day Driver Intervention Programs

Image via WikipediaWhere Can I Go For My Driver Intervention Program in Dayton, Ohio? Listed below are some of the regional DRIVER INTERVENTION PROGRAMS that you can choose from, if the program is made a part of your sentence.  Consult with Dayton DUI Attorney Charles M. Rowland to determine which 3-day program is best for you. _____________________________________________________ Weekend Intervention Program Wright State University Program Length: 72 Hours Director: Harvey Siegal P.O. Box 927 Dayton, OH 45401 Email: harvey.siegal@wright.edu Phone: 937-775-3050 Fax: 937-775-2629This program is held at the Best Western-Wright Patterson, 800 North Broad Street, Fairborn, OH 45324 Get DirectionsRegional DWI Programs Program Length: 48 Hours Director: Jeff Wingard 130 West Second...

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