Case Conclusion Date:December 22, 2010
Practice Area:DUI / DWI
Outcome:Not guilty after trial
Description:Driver was stopped for a defective equipment violation. The arresting officer noticed an open alcohol container and asked the driver to get out of his truck. The officer testified that the driver was "unsteady on his feet", talked ina mumbled manner, failed 3 field sobriety tests and refused to take a breath test. After a trial this citizen was found not guilty of DWI, first offense.