Tag: DUI In The News

Two High-Profile Pennsylvanians Arrested for DUI

Pennsylvania DUI Lawyer Assesses Defendants’ Comments

What do a superstar comedian from Philadelphia and a current Pittsburgh mayoral candidate have in common? They both were recently arrested on charges of DUI. While the comedian turned to tongue-in-cheek comments on social media to air his views on his arrest, the mayoral candidate took a somewhat higher road in vowing to plead guilty to Pennsylvania DUI charges, seek a diversionary program, and continue his campaign for the Democratic mayoral nomination in the May primary.

The Daily News is reporting that nationally renowned comedian Kevin Hart was recently arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence in California after the California Highway Patrol reportedly stopped him for driving erratically and nearly colliding with a gas tanker truck on a freeway. Hart was booked for misdemeanor DUI and was held on $5,000 bond; he was later released after posting bond. He followed up his release from jail by posting various comments on Twitter, some of which seemed to admit guilt.… Read More