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Phoenix Criminal & DUI Law Blog

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Phoenix Criminal & DUI Law Blog

Written by Our Certified Criminal Law Specialists

106, 2021

What is the “Temporary Shelter” Defense in an Arizona DUI Case?

June 1st, 2021|DUI Defense|

Most people don’t know that you don’t actually have to be driving to be convicted of DUI. “Actual Physical Control” in Arizona DUI Cases This is based on the language of Arizona’s DUI law, which makes it a criminal offense to be in “actual physical control” of a vehicle while impaired by alcohol or drugs. However, the Arizona courts have [...]

105, 2021

Issues with Calling a Rideshare When You’ve Had Too Much to Drink

May 1st, 2021|DUI Defense|

When you go out drinking and end up having too much to drive yourself home, the best thing you can do is get a ride from someone sober. Right? While this is generally true if you catch yourself before you get behind the wheel, if you start driving and then decide to stop, getting a ride home could still lead [...]

104, 2021

When (and How) Should You Request Independent Testing Following a DUI Arrest in Arizona?

April 1st, 2021|DUI Defense|

Under Arizona law, when the police test your blood alcohol concentration (BAC) during or after a drunk driving traffic stop, you have the right to request independent testing. Obtaining an independent test of your BAC can be extremely important, and even requesting an independent test can help defend against a drunk driving charge in some cases. In this article, we [...]

103, 2021

Don’t Help the Cops Catch You for DUI in Arizona

March 1st, 2021|DUI Defense|

In Arizona, the cops have plenty of ways to catch drunk drivers and provide prosecutors with the evidence they need to secure convictions. While there is no excuse for getting drunk and then getting behind the wheel, if you make this mistake, you should do everything you can to mitigate your risk of facing the steep penalties that come with [...]

102, 2021

Can You Get a DUI on Private Property in Arizona?

February 1st, 2021|DUI Defense|

Many people assume they cannot get charged with driving under the influence (DUI) if they are on private property—and in some states, they may be right. In Arizona, however, this is not the case. Arizona’s DUI statutes do not distinguish between public and private property, which means that you can be arrested for driving under the influence regardless of where [...]

101, 2021

What Qualifies as a “Vehicle” for Purposes of Arizona’s DUI Law?

January 1st, 2021|DUI Defense|

What does it mean to be “driving under the influence”? To most people, it simply means drinking and driving. But, if you have been charged with driving under the influence (DUI) in Arizona, you need to understand what constitutes clearly – and what does not constitute – a criminal act under Arizona law. In many cases, it will be possible [...]

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