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ARRESTED FOR DUI – SHOULD I TAKE THE BREATH TEST

First it must be understood that there are two breath tests that are given in a typical DUI arrest in Michigan. The preliminary breath test (PBT) offered on the street and the BAC Data master test offered after arrest in the police station. THE PBT RESULT CANNOT BE USED AS EVIDENCE OF GUILT. The penalty for refusing a PBT is a zero point civil infraction – a fine. Taking a PBT only helps the police determine if they should arrest you so why take it? The breath test in the police station, called a Data master test, can and

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Arrested a safe driver drunk and drugged circulating without a driving license

The Police have arrested a resident  who fled after causing an accident in which two people were injured. The arrested tested positive for drugs and alcohol, he had no driving license, no insurance and had not passed the ITV vehicle. The regional police received notice of a traffic accident between two vehicles at kilometer 498 of the A-2, in the municipality of Belling. When the patrol arrived at the crash site it was located only one of the vehicles involved, as the responsible of the incident had taken flight. After attending to the occupants of the car, which were

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AFTER A DUI ARREST

Regardless of his sentence, as a citizen has certain constitutional rights you need to know necessarily. In many situations, it is known that the police take advantage of the fact that people do not know their rights and are subject to unavoidable situations. In the case of detention on suspicion of driving under the influence of an illegal substance, we offer these suggestions: Cooperate at all times with the police. When asked by the police, answer truthfully and to the best of their ability Consent to participate in a field sobriety test or a chemical test (breath, blood or

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A Hard Choice—Blood, Breath, or Refuse

Chances are that if you are attracted to this blog title, it may be too late for it to make a difference to you. Deciding whether to do a blood alcohol test, a breath alcohol test, or to refuse a test altogether is usually only considered by people AFTER they have already made that decision and been charged with Driving under the Influence (DUI) or Driving While Ability Impaired (DWAI). Still, it is an interesting discussion. Let me start with a little background. In Maryland, when someone is arrested for DUI or DWAI, the driver is faced with three

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A DUI Arrest do not have to ruin your life

Being arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol or other substances (DUI) can be a traumatic experience, but it does not mean you have no rights. It is very important to protect your right to keep silent and fast call a lawyer with experience in cases of “DUI”. Take this important step you can ensure that your rights are protected and you will get the best possible result. Who choose to represent you is very important; you must be a lawyer with a good reputation defending cases of arrest for Driving under the Influence (DUI). Who knows how