Colorado Springs Criminal Defense Blog

Should You Hire a Lawyer For a Colorado Speeding Ticket?

By Timothy Bussey on July 29, 2022

Getting a speeding ticket can be scary and frustrating. You might feel like you did not deserve the ticket, or you might be worried about your insurance premiums going up or your license being taken away if you have had other tickets. It can be difficult to handle a speeding ticket, no matter if it is your first or one of many that you have received.

How a DUI Can Affect Your Career

By Timothy Bussey on July 28, 2022

A DUI conviction can have devastating effects on your life, including possible jail time, probation, fines, and restrictions on your license. A conviction brings with it the requirement to take alcohol classes, complete an alcohol use evaluation, alcohol counseling, community service, and the completion of a Mothers Against Drunk Driving awareness class. On top of that, a DUI can gravely affect a person’s career.

Posted in: DUI Defense

Did the Police Violate My Miranda Rights During a DUI Investigation?

By Timothy Bussey on July 12, 2022

The Bussey Law Firm PC has a long history of successfully representing citizens accused of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs in Colorado. Over the years it has been common for clients to point out that during the stop and arrest, the police officer did not advise them of their Miranda rights. Let’s take a look at Miranda rights and Miranda violations in DUI investigations.

Posted in: Criminal Defense

Top Five Things to Do If You are Arrested For DUI

By Timothy Bussey on July 2, 2022

The Bussey Law Firm PC is a longtime top law firm in Colorado with great experience in defending those accused of driving under the influence. We are often asked, what can I do after I’ve been arrested for a DUI. Let’s go through what might be the top five things that you can do if you have been arrested for DUI:

Posted in: DUI Defense

New Heights Scholarship 2022 Winner Announced

By Timothy Bussey on May 31, 2022

At the Bussey Law Firm, P.C., we fight to protect your freedom by providing you with a robust legal defense. We also help people put their lives back together after they are injured in an accident.

We feel fortunate for all our successes at the Bussey Law Firm, P.C., and it’s a privilege to be able to give back to the community when we can. As part of this effort, we are pleased to announce the 2022 winner of our annual $1000 New Heights Scholarship:

Arisa C. from Springfield, VA

Posted in: Firm News

Announcing Our 2022 New Heights Scholarship Finalists

By Timothy Bussey on May 25, 2022

At the Bussey Law Firm, P.C., we are very pleased to announce the finalists for this year’s $1000 New Heights Scholarship:

Aaliyah P. – Duluth, GA
Arisa C. – Springfield, VA
Malia F. – Gig Harbor, WA
Olivia A. – Lexington, KY
Raga Y. – Columbus, GA

Posted in: Firm News

Marijuana—What’s Legal in Colorado

By Timothy Bussey on April 19, 2022

It is legal for adults over the age of 21 to possess or grow small amounts of marijuana for their own personal use. But there are still many things you can’t do, such as selling marijuana without a license, consuming it in public, or having an open package of marijuana in your car. It’s important to be aware of the current marijuana laws and penalties to stay out of trouble in Colorado.

Posted in: Drug Crimes

How an Arrest Warrant Works in Colorado

By Timothy Bussey on April 11, 2022

In Colorado, police have the right to arrest a person and bring them into custody after an arrest warrant has been issued by a judge, magistrate, or grand jury. Once a warrant has been issued, it generally remains in effect until the suspect is placed under arrest, they appear in court, or it gets cancelled.

Posted in: Criminal Defense

Boating Under the Influence in Colorado

By Timothy Bussey on March 23, 2022

People in Colorado love to get outside. And with over 4,000 lakes and reservoirs, it’s a great place for boating. But boating can be dangerous. That’s why it’s essential to follow safety precautions.

According to the U.S. Coast Guard, alcohol is the leading contributory factor in boating fatalities. That’s why the state of Colorado is serious about enforcing boating under the influence (BUI) laws.

New Heights Scholarship 2022

By Timothy Bussey on February 28, 2022

At The Bussey Law Firm, P.C., we believe in giving back to the country that has done so much to help us succeed. That’s why we’re providing our $1000 New Heights Scholarship to a deserving student. It’s open to college students and high school seniors anywhere in the United States.

Posted in: Firm News

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