Moped DUI Loophole Closed in SC
On Tuesday, March 31st, a Senate panel in South Carolina officially closed a legal loophole that allowed riders to operate a moped under the influence of alcohol in South Carolina, creating a new moped DUI legislation. The new moped DUI legislation could also help reduce South Carolina’s DUI problem. Moped DUI laws and safety have been under debate for years in South Carolina. The Strom Law Firm Fights for Your Rights If You Have Been Charged with DUI If you face DUI charges, the severity of the penalty can depend on several factors, including: Your blood alcohol content at the time of your arrest – 0.08 is the legal limit, Whether this is your first DUI charge, or a subsequent DUI charge, Whether there were any injuries, and/or a fatality caused by a DUI accident. The DUI defense attorneys at the Strom Law Firm keep up to date with changes in DUI legislation in South Carolina, including moped safety laws, and use that information to defend you in court.