DUI Stops

3 Important Facts about Field Sobriety Tests during Alabama DUI Stops

June 21, 2015

When traffic cops are trying to evaluate whether a driver is likely sober versus intoxicated, one of the tools they have at their disposal is field sobriety testing. In fact, the results of this testing can serve as probable cause to request BAC testing and, in turn, to make DUI arrests. Given that field sobriety…
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How to Protect Your Rights during an Alabama DUI Stop: 7 Tips (Pt. 3)

April 5, 2015

Here’s the conclusion to our blog series How to Protect Your Rights during an Alabama DUI Stop: 7 Tips. Additional Ways to Protect Yourself during an Alabama DUI Stop 5 – Be prepared to be asked to submit to BAC testing. Whether you fail field sobriety tests or you refuse to submit to them, you…
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How to Protect Your Rights during an Alabama DUI Stop: 7 Tips (Pt. 2)

March 31, 2015

Proceeding from How to Protect Your Rights during an Alabama DUI Stop: 7 Tips (Pt. 1), below, we will highlight some more ways that you can help yourself and safeguard your rights during these traffic stops. More Smart Things to Do During an Alabama DUI Stop 3 – Do NOT admit to being drunk or…
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How to Protect Your Rights during an Alabama DUI Stop: 7 Tips (Pt. 1)

March 25, 2015

When traffic officers make DUI stops, how motorists speak and behave during these stops can be crucial to: Officers’ assessment of potential intoxication Whether a DUI arrest will be made The nature of the criminal charges that may be filed later. While this may be scary news, it can also be promising, as it means…
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