If you've been charged with a DUI, your life and freedom are on the line. It's crucial that you take the proper steps to protect your rights throughout the process, starting with the moment you are stopped by the police.
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What Determines Blood Alcohol Content (BAC)?
The percentage of alcohol in the blood depends essentially on three things:
Body Weight: A heavier person has more body fluids, therefore can consume more alcohol than a lighter person, and still have the same percentage of alcohol in the blood.
The US Supreme Court recently took the privacy of a person’s cell phone one step further: requiring a warrant before law enforcement can obtain any information from a cell phone.
Automobile drivers who are facing a first-time suspension for a breath test over .08 or for refusing to take the breath test have an option available to them that many do not know: Those drivers can waive their right to a formal review of their suspension in exchange for obtaining Business Purposes Only license with no “hard time”.