CASE RESULTS

DUI REFUSAL REDUCED TO TRAFFIC TICKET

June 2014

"Dianna" was charged with DUI Refusal. At motions, Dan was able to show the judge that Dianna only "refused" the breath test because the arresting officer, after initially allowing her to read the Implied Consent Warnings herself, took them away from her shortly after because he decided she wasn't looking at the right part of the form. In addition to getting the refusal evidence suppressed at the motions hearing, Dan did enough damage to the officer on the stand that he was able to negotiate a 12 month diversion agreement, after which the original DUI charge will be reduced to a traffic infraction.

Practice area(s): DUI / DWI

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Daniel J. Gerl

Dan Gerl is a former prosecutor with over ten years of experience handling DUI, criminal and traffic cases throughout Western Washington. Dan handled hundreds of traffic infractions, avoiding negative impact on driving records over 98% of the time . If you are cited with a traffic or speeding infraction, and you want to keep your record clean, Puget Law Group is your best defense!

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