Keep this Sunday super

Posted On January 30, 2015 I Drunk Driving

Glendale will be the epicenter of the football world this weekend. The Super Bowl pitting the Seahawks versus the Patriots promises to be an exciting one.

The contest also promises to be the reason police departments across the Valley – especially officers in Glendale, Phoenix and Scottsdale – will be out in force looking for DUI offenders.

MADD gives Arizona 5-star DUI rating

Posted On January 16, 2015 I Drunk Driving Charges

Like a gushing movie reviewer, or a president solemnly decorating a general’s starched uniform, Mothers Against Drunk Drivers also bestows stars for excellence. In the case of MADD, the stars are awarded to states for their efforts to prevent DUI offenders from harming others.

Arizona DUI arrests down last year

Posted On January 13, 2015 I Drunk Driving Charges

The good news is that in 2014, Arizona DUI arrests dropped for the third year in a row. The bad news is that despite the drop, more than 28,000 people were arrested for drunk driving in the state.

The DUI record was set back in 2012, when 32,174 people were taken into custody on drunken driving charges.

Holiday I-10 truck tragedy leaves mom dead, dad paralyzed

Posted On January 7, 2015 I Wrongful Death

Like so many families do, an Arizona family from south of Phoenix traveled over the holidays to embrace loved ones for Christmas. They had stopped to spend the night in a Las Cruces hotel before heading south to meet their relatives.

What is the most common form of medical mistake?

Posted On January 2, 2015 I Medical Malpractice

We have all seen stories from Phoenix news outlets of wrong-site surgeries in which doctors amputate the patient’s left leg instead of the right, or remove a healthy kidney instead of the diseased one. We have also heard of surgeons leaving scalpels, retractors and other items inside patients who have undergone surgeries.