Tag Archives: Greenville SC lawyer

Attorney John Bateman in the News on Missing State Seals from SC Laws

Original Article and Video from Fox Carolina   An Upstate lawmaker said at least a decade’s worth of South Carolina laws haven’t technically been in effect. South Carolina Dist. 10 Rep. Joshua Putnam said at least a quarter of the laws passed over the last 10 years are missing a seal required by the South […]

Driving While Drugged: It’s More Common Than You Think

An assortment of illegal and lethal drugs.

See original story reported by NBC News here The cellphone footage is jarring: An apparently high motorist is slumped behind the wheel of a van stopped in the middle of an Ohio street. His face is ashy white. His eyes are dead to the world. His vehicle is still in gear but not moving because […]

Drowsy Driving is A Bigger Hazard to Drivers than Previously Believed

Many people fail to get the recommended eight hours of sleep every night, but still have to drive their kids to school and themselves to work, in the morning. Yet, you may not realize how dangerous this really is. It has long been known that drowsy or fatigued driving creates a risk for drivers who […]

Breathalyzer and Field Sobriety Test Laws in South Carolina – What You Need to Know

When a person is arrested and charged with a DUI, the results of the individual’s field sobriety or breathalyzer test, or both, will likely be critical to that person’s conviction or vindication. As such, if you are stopped by an officer in South Carolina and asked to submit to a field sobriety or breathalyzer test, […]