Regulating License Plate Frames and Covers

News Chances are, many drivers in North Carolina are breaking the law without even realizing it.  Most drivers are either unaware or don’t understand the current law in North Carolina when it comes to regulating license plate frames and covers. If you were to take a...

An Officer Wants to Search My Car: What Do I Do?

A common question we receive at Ludlum Law Firm is, “When should I refuse consent for an officer to search my car?”  The answer is “always.” The Fourth Amendment right not to be subjected to unreasonable search and seizures requires probable cause for an officer to...

Receiving a Citation with a Provisional License

News For most parents, the sudden realization that their sixteen-year-old child has come of age and is now permitted by the State of North Carolina to operate a motor vehicle is scary.  Once that initial fear fades, many parents find new freedom in not being needed to...