People v. Koon, Medical Marijuana, Motor Vehicle Operation , Michigan Court of Appeals, March6th 2012, DAN BAIN, NOVI MI LAWYER, MEDICAL MARIJUANA NEWS

    On May 21, 2010 Rodney Koon was charged with driving under the influence of a drug (OUID).  After being pulled over for speeding, Koon admitted to smoking marihuana earlier in the day.  A blood test revealed that Koon had active THC in his system.  At trial, the judge required the Grand Traverse County [...]

2018-05-10T18:14:05+00:00 April 3rd, 2012|Uncategorized|


As reported by Tom Greenwood in the Detroit News Michigan State Police  and Local law enforcement agencies have received federal funding  for Alcohol enforcement this weekend. What this means is that State and local police agencies such as The NOVI , FARMNGTON, FARMINGTON HILLS, WALLED LAKE , MILFORD , SOUTH LYON police departments as well [...]

2012-03-30T13:32:39+00:00 March 30th, 2012|Uncategorized|

Dan Bain Novi Mi, Owi/ Dui Lawyer and Super Drunk law in the 52-1 and 47th District Courts

On October 31, 2010 Michigan's drunk driving ,OWI, DUI,   laws were amended and  enhanced to include a new charge and increased penalties for persons charge with drunk driving, DUI, OWI whose blood alcohol content (BAC) is .17 or greater. This law is known as SUPER DRUNK DRIVING !  The proposed rational behind this law was [...]

2018-05-10T18:14:06+00:00 March 27th, 2012|Drunk Driving|

Dan Bain , Novi lawyer, Dealing with The Michigan Dept Of State Driver Assessment and Appeal Division

DRIVER ASSESSMENT MICHIGAN The privilege to drive is often taken for granted, but you may lose your privilege to drive for many reasons.  The Secretary of State’s Driver Assessment and Appeal Division is responsible for conducting driver reexaminations as authorized by the Michigan Vehicle Code.  The purpose of a reexamination is to determine your ability [...]

2018-05-10T18:14:06+00:00 March 16th, 2012|Driver Assessment|

Dan Bain, Novi Owi Attorney

You were  at company function and you had a couple of drinks at the event. You thought you were fine to drive and were on your way home. Suddenly you see the flashing lights of a police car and realize you are being pulled over. You stop.  Next thing you know you are outside of [...]

2018-05-10T18:14:06+00:00 March 13th, 2012|Drunk Driving|

Child Custody Rules in Novi, Plymouth, Howell

Child custody is an issue in any divorce that has minor children involved.  The laws regarding child custody are controlled by the state so it does not matter whether you live in Plymouth, Howell, Novi, or any location in any county in Michigan as the rules regarding custody and parenting time are statewide and not by [...]