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People v. S.M. (Under 21 DUI)

Case Conclusion Date: 07.29.2013

Practice Area: Criminal defense

Outcome: Under 21 DUI charged dismissed on appeal

Description: Client pulled over for speeding. Client was under 21 and officer determined his BAC was .05. Officer also found less than an ounce of marijuana in his car. At court, Fred Thiagarajah convinced the judge to dismiss the marijuana ticket in exchange for a class, but had to fight the DUI & speeding ticket in a traffic trial. Fred Thiagarajah lost the traffic trial but appealed and got the under-21 DUI charge thrown out based on insufficiency of the evidence!

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