It's a fact that just about everyone will receive a traffic ticket at some point in their life. Even the safest, most experienced drivers sometimes make mistakes. You may be having a completely normal day when suddenly you'll see flashing lights behind you or return to your parked vehicle to see a long yellow slip under your windshield wiper.
With the legalization of marijuana for recreational use in Canada, it is important to remember that, despite your feelings on the matter, it remains illegal in the United States. If you are thinking of taking a baking weekend over the border, think very carefully about bringing it back with you.
Making the rounds on the internet recently was a story of a viral video featuring an attorney in Florida rolling through a DUI checkpoint in that state with a sign on his window stating he wished to remain silent, refusing to consent to any searches, and that he wanted to speak to an attorney. It has created something of a stir in the legal community about whether or not this is an instructional on how to assert your rights to the police.