Physical control reduced to Negligent Driving 1

Marge had a lot of factors working against her – including a breath test between nearly three times the legal limit and 3 prior DUI convictions. She was facing a minimum of 45 days of jail and 90 days house arrest. The prosecutor was hell bent to make sure that Marge...

DUI and reckless driving reduced to negligent driving

Sam was charged with DUI and Reckless Driving, and faced up to two years in jail and a license suspension. After pointing out several evidentiary flaws in both officers’ investigations Dan convinced the prosecutor to reduce the DUI to Negligent Driving. The...

DUI and reckless driving charges reduced to traffic ticket

Alvin was arrested for DUI and Reckless Driving after an officer claimed he drove recklessly at excessive speeds in an attempt to avoid seizure and exhibited signs of impairment following Field Sobriety Tests.  After pointing out several evidentiary issues in the...

Third DUI within ten years reduced to reckless driving

Harry, who was arrested for DUI after excessive speed, several indicators of impairment and refusing to perform FSTs, refused the breath test. Because of his two prior DUIs, Harry was facing a minimum of four months custody. Prosecutors insisted that he plead guilty...