Posts Tagged ‘New Orleans DWI lawyer’

Indianapolis Colts Owner Facing 4 Felony Counts of Possession of a Controlled Substance

March 18th, 2014 | Posted in Celebrity Justice, Criminal Defense, Drugs, DUI/DWI by Seth Bloom | No Comments »

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Photo courtesy of cbssports.com

Late Sunday evening, owner of the Indianapolis Colts, Jim Irsay, was arrested on suspicion of DUI and possession of a controlled substance. It addition to the DUI, Mr. Irsay is now facing 4 felony counts of possession of a controlled substance when police found prescription pills in his vehicle.

After undergoing several surgeries and suffering from chronic back pain, Irsay admitted to having a prescription pill addiction in 2002 after undergoing successful rehab. Although he claims to have his addiction under control and that rehab was a success, this arrest brings forth new light to his ongoing problem.

If you or someone you know is arrested for criminal charges in the Greater New Orleans area, Bloom Legal can help. Please call us at 504-599-9997 or email us at info@bloomlegal.com to arrange for a free consultation.

Baton Rouge Police Department Arrested 29 for DWIs on St. Patrick’s Day

March 18th, 2014 | Posted in Criminal Defense, DUI/DWI, Local Issues by Seth Bloom | No Comments »

Photo courtesy of www.redstickshow.com

Photo courtesy of www.redstickshow.com

THE BRPD rounded up 29 DWI arrests following the St. Patrick’s Day festivities Monday night. In addition to the DWIs, they gave out tickets for 95 moving violations along with 9 other arrests for non-traffic related incidents.

If you or someone you know gets arrested for a DUI/DWI in the Greater New Orleans area, give Bloom Legal a call at 504-599-9997 or email us at info@bloomlegal.com.

Indianapolis Colts Owner Arrested for DUI, Possession of a Controlled Substance

March 17th, 2014 | Posted in Celebrity Justice, Criminal Defense, Drugs, DUI/DWI by Seth Bloom | No Comments »

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Photo courtesy of cbssports.com

Late Sunday evening, Jim Irsay, owner of the Indianapolis Colts, was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence and possession of a controlled substance. Mr. Irsay has claimed that he has not touched alcohol in over 15 years, but did enter a rehab facility in 2002 for his addiction to painkillers following several surgeries and chronic back pain. Since then, he has claimed that he has controlled his addiction and has come up with alternate ways of dealing with his chronic pain.

If you or someone you know is arrested for criminal charges in the Greater New Orleans area, Bloom Legal can help. Please call us at 504-599-9997 or email us at info@bloomlegal.com to arrange for a free consultation.

DWI Checkpoint in Slidell for Friday, March 14

March 14th, 2014 | Posted in DUI/DWI, Local Issues by Seth Bloom | No Comments »

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Photo courtesy of nola.com

As an ongoing proactive effort to remove impaired drivers from the roadways, the Slidell Police Department will be conducting a DWI Checkpoint, Thursday, February 6, at an undisclosed location in Slidell. The checkpoint will begin around 9pm and end at 2am.

Be sure to look at our DWI Checkpoint map here for updates.

Never drink and drive. If you are planning on drinking, always use a designated driver. If you are intoxicated and you do get a DWI, please don’t hesitate to call Seth Bloom at Bloom Legal for a free consultation. There is nothing easy about dealing with a DWI charge. Let Seth help you through this tough and complicated time.

Call Seth Bloom at Bloom Legal, (504) 599-9997, or email info@bloomlegal.com.

2 Killed, More Injured by Drunk Driver at Austin’s SXSW Festival

March 13th, 2014 | Posted in Criminal Defense, DUI/DWI by Seth Bloom | No Comments »

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Photo courtesy of usatoday.com

Early Thursday morning, a drunk driver trying to avoid a routine traffic stop, fled police and drove through a crowd killing 2 and injuring more than 20 at Austin’s annual South by Southwest festival. After being stopped on suspicion fo drunk driving, the driver fled police and went the wrong way down a one-way street and plowed through a crowd of concert goers outside of the Mohawk in downtown Austin. After driving through the crowd, the driver finally hit a taxicab and tried to flee on foot where he was restrained with a stun gun by police and arrested.

The names have not yet been released of the victims and the driver.

If you or someone you know is arrested in the Greater New Orleans area, please give Bloom Legal a call or a free consultation at 504-599-9997 or email us at info@bloomlegal.com.

Actor Chris Pine Arrested for DUI in New Zealand

March 12th, 2014 | Posted in Celebrity Justice, DUI/DWI by Seth Bloom | No Comments »

Photo courtesy of movies.yahoo.com

Photo courtesy of movies.yahoo.com

Chris Pine, most famous for playing Captain James Tiberius Kirk in the “Star Trek” reboot films, was arrested March 1st for driving under the influence. He is currently filming the movie “Z for Zachariah” in New Zealand to be released next year. Pine was out with friends and his Icelandic girlfriend at a pub prior to the arrest. According to the bartender, Pine was very affable and did not seem intoxicated by the time he left.

If you or someone you know is arrested for criminal charges in the Greater New Orleans area, Bloom Legal can help. Please call us at 504-599-9997 or email us at info@bloomlegal.com to arrange for a free consultation.

Happy Mardi Gras from Bloom Legal!

February 28th, 2014 | Posted in Local Issues, Mardi Gras by Seth Bloom | No Comments »

Mardi Gras 2014 Parade Schedule courtesy of Bloom Legal

Mardi Gras 2014 Parade Schedule courtesy of Bloom Legal

Bloom Legal would like to take this time to wish everyone in New Orleans and the surrounding areas a happy and safe Mardi Gras! Please note that New Orleans Municipal Court will be closed from Monday, March 3rd, through Wednesday, March 5th, and New Orleans Traffic Court will be closed Monday, March 3rd, through Tuesday, March 4th.

If you or someone you know is arrested or injured this Mardi Gras season, please give us a call at 504-599-9997 or email us at info@bloomlegal.com.

Former SNL Star, Chris Kattan, Arrested for DUI

February 10th, 2014 | Posted in Celebrity Justice, DUI/DWI by Seth Bloom | No Comments »

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Former SNL star, Chris Kattan, was arrested for DUI early Monday morning after crashing into a a Department of Transportation vehicle near Encino, CA. The actor, who’s most known for his role as an SNL cast member from ’96 to ’03, was seen weaving in and out of lanes in his Mercedes before crashing into the DOT truck.

Kattan can be seen submitting and failing the field sobriety test in the video posted here.

If you or someone you know is arrested for DWI in the Greater New Orleans area, Bloom Legal can help. Please call our office at 504-599-9997 or email us at info@bloomlegal.com.

REMINDER: NOPD to Conduct Sobriety Checkpoint Tonight Feb 6th

February 6th, 2014 | Posted in DUI/DWI by Seth Bloom | No Comments »

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As an ongoing proactive effort to remove impaired drivers from the roadways, the Orleans Parish Police Department will be conducting a DWI Checkpoint, Thursday, February 6, at an undisclosed location in Orleans Parish. The checkpoint will begin around 9pm and end at 5am.

Be sure to look at our DWI Checkpoint map here for updates.

Never drink and drive. If you are planning on drinking, always use a designated driver. If you are intoxicated and you do get a DWI, please don’t hesitate to call Seth Bloom at Bloom Legal for a free consultation. There is nothing easy about dealing with a DWI charge. Let Seth help you through this tough and complicated time.

Call Seth Bloom at Bloom Legal, (504) 599-9997, or email info@bloomlegal.com.

NOPD to Conduct Sobriety Checkpoint Thursday Feb. 6th

February 5th, 2014 | Posted in DUI/DWI by Seth Bloom | No Comments »

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As an ongoing proactive effort to remove impaired drivers from the roadways, the Orleans Parish Police Department will be conducting a DWI Checkpoint, Thursday, February 6, at an undisclosed location in Orleans Parish. The checkpoint will begin around 9pm and end at 5am.

Be sure to look at our DWI Checkpoint map here for updates.

Never drink and drive. If you are planning on drinking, always use a designated driver. If you are intoxicated and you do get a DWI, please don’t hesitate to call Seth Bloom at Bloom Legal for a free consultation. There is nothing easy about dealing with a DWI charge. Let Seth help you through this tough and complicated time.

Call Seth Bloom at Bloom Legal, (504) 599-9997, or email info@bloomlegal.com.

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