When Does a Traffic Stop Lack Probable Cause?

When Does a Traffic Stop Lack Probable Cause? Probable Cause For A Traffic Stop For a police officer to pull you over, he or she must have probable cause or reasonable suspicion to do so. When an officer does not have probable cause and makes a DUI arrest, there’s a good possibility that the case will be...

Can I Fight a Blood Test?

Can I Fight a Blood Test? Blood and Alcohol Content In a DUI In some DUI cases, the defendant provides a blood sample that is used to calculate BAC, or blood alcohol content. This can be done in addition to a breathalyzer test or alone, such as if the defendant arrived at a hospital...

How Can I Improve My Case While I Wait for My DUI Trial?

How Can I Improve My Case While I Wait for My DUI Trial? If you’ve been arrested for drinking and driving, you face some harsh penalties Your attorney will evaluate the facts of your case and will most likely argue to have the charges dropped. However, this may not always be the case. If there’s not enough evidence to do...

Are Breathalyzer Tests Always Accurate?

Are Breathalyzer Tests Always Accurate? When you are stopped by a police officer and they suspect you may be driving under the influence of alcohol, they will most likely request that you submit to a blood alcohol test, usually in the form of a portable breathalyzer. If the test shows that your BAC, or...

Why a DUI and Social Media Don’t Mix

Why a DUI and Social Media Don’t Mix While getting arrested for a DUI or getting involved in a DUI accident is a big life change, it’s not something you necessarily want to post on your social media accounts like you would for other life events. Social media plays a big role in today’s...