Practice Area:DUI / DWI
Outcome:Not Guilty DUI
Description:Defendant was a student at Berry College in Rome. She was pulled over for weaving. The officer did not give her any field tests. He did give her an alco-sensor which showed positive for alcohol. Since she was under 21 he arrested her for DUI. SHe was taken to the station and blew a .05. She was charged with having an alcohol level above the limit for a minor. At trial, I used an expert witness to show that the breath test ws not given according to the rules set out by the GBI. The expert witness was a former DUI task force officer with over 900 DUI arrests. Defednant was found not guilty.