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by David N. Jolly
Whatcom County DUI Defense Lawyer
If you have been charged with driving under the influence of marijuana in Bellingham or anywhere in Whatcom County, you have entered a new world of DUI law. Washington State amended its DUI statute in 2012 to include marijuana and specifically, a certain amount of the drug as evidence of driving under the influence. Because the law is relatively new, law enforcement and prosecuting attorney offices are still attempting to figure out how to treat these new criminal cases. If you have been arrested for DUI involving marijuana you need help immediately and the best place to look for Marijuana DUI attorneys Whatcom County is the Law Firm of David N. Jolly. We are located in Bellingham, Whatcom County. Our services are convenient to residents of the area. You need the best legal defense you can get when you have been cited with a marijuana DUI. It is not an easy situation to be in and The Law Firm of David Jolly will make sure you don’t have to do it alone. We boast some of the most experienced DUI defense lawyers in the state. With more than 30 years of combined experience, our legal team has what it takes to represent your DUI or traffic law case. We specialize in defending clients who have been cited with a DUI or criminal offenses. Our Whatcom County Marijuana DUI lawyers also offer free consultations which is important as you may need to appear in Court only a day or two after your Whatcom County Marijuana DUI arrest.
Recently I had a DUI in Whatcom County. I called many Bellingham lawyers but decided that David Jolly was the best choice. He was very kind and compassionate but honest, which I liked. I was also impressed by his knowledge and the fact that he has written so many books. It was a difficult time but he got my DUI reduced and saved my license.
- Kevin, Bellingham, WA
Law Firm of David N. Jolly
218 W. Champion Street
Bellingham, WA, United States 98225
Marijuana has been legal for a couple of years and similarly, marijauana DUI law has been in Washington State for the same period. However, the laws are still evolving as the State learns how to deal this new law. Likewise, Department of Licensing hearings are becoming tougher as the new laws attempt to punish marijuana drivers in the same manner as alcohol DUI cases.
Although driving under the influence of marijuana is relatively new as a per se law, David Jolly has authored the book, The Marijuana DUI Handbook. This book is the first book detailing the Marijuana DUI process and is yet another reason why hiring the Law Firm of David N. Jolly is your best investment following your arrest. David Jolly really understands the intricacies of the new law and how the State must prove their charge against the driver. If you want knowledgeable and successful defense to DUI by Marijuana, call our office today.
Marijuana DUI cases have the same penalties as regular DUI cases in Whatcom County, including licensing penalties and even an ignition interlock device! If you believe that Judges or Prosecutors are sympathetic because marijuana is now legal, think again. You need a tough lawyer for your marijuana DUI case and we are those attorneys. David Jolly authored the first and only Marijuana DUI book in the USA and fully understands how to defend a marijuana DUI. Call today.