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Month: March 2014

Prescription Drug Dui 2

At Owens & Perkins, Scottsdale DUI Lawyers, we know that Arizona has some of the toughest DUI laws in the country. Driving Under the Influence (“DUI”) doesn’t necessarily mean alcohol; someone driving under the influence of illegal or even prescription drugs can face DUI charges. Even if you take prescription narcotics or opioids on a …

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Aggravated Dui

Facing a misdemeanor DUI charge is serious, but facing an Aggravated DUI charge is much worse — and the penalties are even more severe. In Arizona, the “aggravated” part of the DUI title means you are facing a felony charge(s) with a possible prison sentence. There are four violations that can result in an aggravated DUI charge …

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Arrested for A Drug Related Dui

Painkillers, ecstasy, spice, marijuana……drug related DUI’s are on the rise. More people are driving impaired by prescription and illicit drugs, and more officers are now trained in drug-recognition, so more arrests are being made. There are approximately 500 drug-recognition officers in Arizona, and millions of dollars in grants and equipment have been distributed to departments …

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Arrested in Arizona

If you happen to get arrested in Arizona, stay calm and do not resist. Do not touch, threaten or argue with the police officer. Do not try to run away. Keep your hands where the police can see them. Resisting arrest is a crime in itself, even if you are innocent of the crime for …

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Az Dui Should I Refuse To Take a Blood Test Breath Test or Urine Test

Arizona’s “implied consent” law states that any person who drives a motor vehicle in Arizona gives consent to a test or tests of their blood, breath, urine or other bodily substances so law enforcement can determine alcohol concentration or drug content if the person is arrested for a DUI. The test must be given within …

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