The Kings County Criminal Bar Association (KCCBA) hosted our Aidala, Bertuna & Kamins P.C. #ABKLaw Partner Hon. Barry Kamins, the former administrative judge of the Kings County Supreme Court, Criminal Term, for a Continuing Legal Education (CLE) lecture on recent developments in search and seizure law at the Brooklyn Bar Association recently.
Many people assume it is safe to drive after taking prescription pills. However, just because they come from your doctor doesn't mean you can safely drive. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration tracks the risks of more than 400 drugs, many of which are legal prescriptions. While illegal drugs still make up a substantial number of drugged driving cases and crashes, medicine prescribed by your doctor is still implicated in a number of crashes. If you're driving after taking a prescription, you could still face charges of driving while ability is impaired.
As a pedestrian, you need to keep a close eye on what’s going on around you. For example, if you’re walking outdoors, you should be aware of vehicles in close proximity.