How Does a DUI in Arizona Become a Felony? I am a felony DUI attorney and under Arizona law, a felony DUI is officially known as Aggravated DUI. There are 5 ways an impaired or intoxicated driver can have a DUI charge upgraded to a felony: When the driver’s license has been previously suspended or revoked; When the driver is a repeat offender … [Read more...] about Felony DUI in Arizona | DUI Attorney
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AZ Drug Defense Lawyer Talks Sentence Reductions. Arizona Reduces Prison Sentences for Non-violent Addicts. As an AZ drug defense lawyer I am all too keenly aware that the number of Americans who struggle with long-term substance abuse is staggering. If you are curious about the exact number, please refer to the data published by the Substance … [Read more...] about AZ Drug Defense Lawyer Talks Sentence Reductions
Can Diabetes Cause a False DUI Charge? Due to a lack of police training in Arizona, diabetics can be the unfortunate victims of unjust charges of driving under the influence (DUI) charges. Diabetics experience a condition known as hypoglycemia when their blood sugar level drops dangerously low. Unfortunately, many of the symptoms of … [Read more...] about Can Diabetes Cause a False DUI Charge? | DUI Attorney
I Had a DUI, but why is the MVD Forcing Me to Keep an Ignition Interlock for a Second Year? When you are charged with DUI, you face two complex legal battles. The first is with the criminal courts and involves the harsh reality of mandatory jail time and thousands of dollars in fines, assessments and jail costs. The second battle is with the … [Read more...] about DUI MVD Ignition Interlock | DUI Defense Attorney
How can they charge me with DUI when I was stopped for a busted tail light? Before becoming an Arizona DUI defense lawyer, I was a police officer for several years and received specialized training in DUI enforcement. One of the first things a rookie cop learns is that probable cause for a DUI arrest does not have to exist before the traffic stop … [Read more...] about DUI Defense Lawyer | DUI For a Busted Tail light?
Arizona Finally Removes Driver License Disparity in Misdemeanor DUI Cases. As a former police officer turned DUI defense attorney, I have represented numerous misdemeanor and felony DUI clients in every county in Arizona. Some clients fixate on the potential jail time. Others are troubled by the obnoxious fines and fees. But sooner or later, … [Read more...] about DUI Driver’s License Suspension Changes | DUI Defense Attorney