Entries by Michael Reid

Criminal Case Law 2016-Present

Criminal Cases (State): No Prejudice Shown  Statev. Sykes, 579 S.W.3d 231, 233 (Mo. App. S.D. 2019): Defendant Sykes after being convicted for Assault 2nd appealed alleging that the trial court erred in permitting a highway patrolman to opine that Defendant was driving a truck when it collided with a car. The Defendant asserted that the officer’s opinion that he was driving was not based […]


First and foremost, you must remember, TIME IS CRITICAL   In Missouri, you potentially have as little as fifteen days to request an administrative hearing if you took the chemical test or 30 days to file a petition for review if they refused a chemical test. Generally, DUI attorneys need their clients to take the […]

I’ve Been Arrested for DUI – Now What Do I Do?

I Have Been Arrested For DUI Now What Do I Do? If you are reading this, you or someone you care about was probably, recently arrested for  DWI.  You may be angry and scared about the charges with which you are accused.  A DWI charge and arrest can be a serious, life-altering event. You may even be disappointed […]

Should I Blow?

The question I get asked probably more than any other is “Should I Blow or not?” My response to this question is why would any attorney who even slightly knows anything even consider answering this question at 1 or 2 o’clock in the morning from someone calling from a police station? The answer. They would […]