Archive for the ‘DUI Defense’ Category
Posted in DUI Defense on June 29, 2013 by South Florida Criminal Attorney
In the state of Florida, a first offense for DUI will mean an automatic six-month (or longer) suspension of your driver’s license as detailed in Florida Statute §322.2615. From the time your license is suspended, you have exactly 10 days to request a license suspension hearing to fight the suspension. DUI-Related Driver’s License Suspensions in […]
Posted in DUI Defense on June 28, 2013 by South Florida Criminal Attorney
If you are pulled over and given a chemical sobriety test, results may depend on the current absorption phase. In some circumstances, test results could be inaccurate, and you may receive a DUI even though you weren’t intoxicated at the time. Understanding How the Body Absorbs Alcohol To understand how chemical tests during the absorption […]
Posted in DUI Defense on June 19, 2013 by South Florida Criminal Attorney
In Florida, police officers routinely use Breathalyzer tests to determine if a motorist has been driving under the influence of alcohol. If the results show a breath alcohol level (BAL) of 0.08 or higher – the level classified as legally intoxicated under Florida DUI laws – the driver may be arrested for DUI. Law enforcement […]
Posted in DUI Defense on March 31, 2013 by South Florida Criminal Attorney
An ignition interlock system may be required after multiple DUI arrests, or even for a first offense in some cases. A defense lawyer can go over potential penalties.
Posted in DUI Defense on March 30, 2013 by South Florida Criminal Attorney
Penalties for a DUI in Florida depend on blood alcohol content and previous arrests. A drunk driving lawyer can offer legal help to those arrested in South Florida.