Police respond to numerous reports of erratic operator making unsafe lane changes on highway. Driver stopped on offramp and appears extremely unsteady on his feet, with odor of alcohol and slurred speech. Post arrest breath test .11 is excluded by the defense. Search of vehicle discloses open wine containers, but officer who conducted inventory search is not called as witness at trial. Defense focuses on difficulty of field sobriety tests in breakdown lane of highway at rush hour and lack of video/audio recording of booking process. Not Guilty verdict following trial. Lifetime lookback enhanced penalties of Melanie’s Law avoided.
25 years of Proven Results.