There is always a chance for a reduction or dismissal but there is no guarantee. The best thing to be done is to hire a local and experienced DUI Attorney. Good luck.
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You have quite a few issues that need to be thoroughly researched. Any one of them could raise doubt in the case causing the charges to be dismissed. You are taking the right first steps in consulting with an attorney. You need to select one and let them do their job and get the best result possible.
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There is always a chance to get the charges reduced, but it is going to depend on the facts of the case. Every case is different.
For this reason you should consult an experienced attorney to help defend the case.
Yes, it is possible that your husband's case might be amended to a misdemeanor, though there are no guarantees.
The Park Police officer has arrest authority in both D.C. and Virginia. If he observed the driving in Virginia (as well as anywhere else) he can charge the case in Virginia. Given that the arrest occurred in Virginia, it is unlikely that Arlington would have an interest in kicking it back to D.C.
You will want to consult with a local DUI attorney as soon as possible.