Manning v. Department of Motor Vehicles

Virginia Louise Landry

Case Conclusion Date:February 11, 1998

Practice Area:DUI / DWI

Outcome:Drivers License Reinstated with Precedent

Description:Writ granted where the California DMV erroneously took away a driver's license in an Administrative Per Se hearing wherein the documentary evidence clearly established a physical impossibilty because the analyst allegedly completed chemical testing prior to the arrest of the licensee. Now the cases is used to show that any material deviation or physical impossibility shown in documents or through testimony can be used to preclude admissibility.