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What is the DUI Diversion Program?

Kentucky drivers who complete the DUI diversion program successfully may be able to avoid the harsh penalties of drunk driving convictions. The DUI diversion program is a win-win situation for everyone, including the victims and community, who will benefit, even if indirectly, from the community service, DUI and alcohol treatment, counseling the driver must go through, […]

Shoplifting Charge Can Affect Job Application

Shoplifting is considered a serious crime, whether it refers to an item that only values at $20, or a theft of something worth hundreds of dollars. Therefore, the short answer is yes, a shoplifting charge in Kentucky can cause issues with future potential jobs. You can protect yourself from job rejections by hiring an experienced […]

Expungement in Kentucky

An expungement may clear your criminal history.  Convictions for crimes will stay with you for the rest of your life.  Even though you’ve paid the fine or served the time, employers, schools and other institutions will see a record of those charges if a background check is performed.  Criminal charges can have an adverse impact on […]

Warrantless Police Searches Kentucky V King, US Supreme Court

By Benham J. Sims, III of Benham J. Sims, III Attorney at Law posted in Criminal Defense – Louisville, Kentucky on Monday, July 11, 2011. http://resources.vlct.org/u/LRN%20warrantless%20search%20GB.pdf Benham J. Sims, III Attorney at LawSuite 300, The 600 Building 600 West Main StreetLouisville, Kentucky 40202 (502) 589-6190 Office (502) 736-3188 Direct Fax (502) 509-1759 is my Google […]

A peek at the future: Alcohol Swab Tests

By Benham J. Sims, III of Benham J. Sims, III Attorney at Law posted in DUI on Thursday, January 2, 2014. http://rt.com/usa/portable-drug-test-lapd-902/ Peek into the future: LAPD using Swabs to test for alcohol and drugs including marijuana at roadblocks

Handicapped woman seeks help to prevent further attacks by her caregiver

By Benham J. Sims, III of Benham J. Sims, III Attorney at Law on Thursday, July 11, 2013.Convicted sex offender faces judge on new sex abuse, sodomy charges Convicted sex offender faces judge on new sex abuse, sodomy charges http://www.whas11.com/news/local/Convicted-sex-offender-faces-judge-on-new-sex-abuse-sodomy-charges–214787511.html http://www.wave3.com/story/22799441/wheelchair-bound-rape-victims-call-for-help-finally-heard http://www.wdrb.com/story/22797589/attorney-tells-story-behind-caregiver-sexual-abuse-case MOST HORRIFIC CASE I HAVE EVER HEARD- AND I WAS IN THE MIDDLE […]

Article On District Judges In Jefferson County Amending DUI

By Benham J. Sims, III of Benham J. Sims, III Attorney at Law posted in Criminal Defense – Louisville, Kentucky on Monday, December 3, 2012.http://www.courier-journal.com/article/20121202/NEWS10/312020039/Sobering-Results-Jefferson-County-judges-more-lenient-than-juries-on-DUI-defendants?odyssey=underbox%7Ctext%7CHome&nclick_check=1 Benham J. Sims, III Attorney at LawSuite 300, The 600 Building 600 West Main StreetLouisville, Kentucky 40202 (502) 589-6190 Office (502) 736-3188 Direct Fax (502) 509-1759 is my Google Voice […]

Parents Sue School And Police For Warrantless Breath Tests Of Students

By Benham J. Sims, III of Benham J. Sims, III Attorney at Law posted in Criminal Defense – Louisville, Kentucky on Wednesday, September 21, 2011. http://www.freep.com/article/20110921/NEWS01/109210357/Livonia-cops-sued-over-Breathalyzer-tests-teens Interesting article about Michigan teenagers forced to give breathiest without consent, parental consent, or warrant.

Scanning Of License Plate For Insurance Is Enough To Pull Over A Car? Really Texas?

By Benham J. Sims, III of Benham J. Sims, III Attorney at Law posted in Criminal Defense – Louisville, Kentucky on Wednesday, August 17, 2011. http://www.thenewspaper.com/news/35/3560.asp Benham J. Sims, III Attorney at LawSuite 300, The 600 Building 600 West Main StreetLouisville, Kentucky 40202 (502) 589-6190 Office (502) 736-3188 Direct Fax (502) 509-1759 is my Google […]

Interesting Interpretation Of The Padilla Case.

By Benham J. Sims, III of Benham J. Sims, III Attorney at Law posted in Criminal Defense – Louisville, Kentucky on Wednesday, August 17, 2011. http://www.leagle.com/xmlResult.aspx?xmldoc=In%20MNCO%2020110815232.xml&docbase=CSLWAR3-2007-CURR Benham J. Sims, III Attorney at LawSuite 300, The 600 Building 600 West Main StreetLouisville, Kentucky 40202 (502) 589-6190 Office (502) 736-3188 Direct Fax (502) 509-1759 is my Google Voice […]

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Louisville, KY 40202


Phone: (502) 589-6190