County of Rock v. L.D.

Karyn T. Missimer

Case Conclusion Date:March 5, 2014

Practice Area:DUI / DWI

Outcome:OWI-1st Causing Injury (criminal) amended to OWI-1st (civil, no jail).

Description:Client caused an accident, totaling a mailbox and his vehicle; and injuring 2 individuals in another car. This was a 1st offense, but the injuries mean it could have been charged as a crime. Convinced County to treat the offense as a plain, vanilla OWI-1st (civil, not criminal).