DUI Brooksville Do I have a right to an attorney when I am stopped by an officer and asked to take a field sobriety test in Florida?

<strong>Do I have a right to an attorney when I am stopped by an officer and asked to take a field sobriety test in Florida?</strong> Generally speaking, the answer to that is no. You’re not entitled to an attorney during a DUI investigation. However, I always tell my clients, friends, and loved ones never to…

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DUI Masaryktown What are the standardized field sobriety tests?

<strong>What are the standardized field sobriety tests?</strong> The standardized field sobriety test or field sobriety exercises are a series of tests and/or exercises that officers give you to determine if they feel that you normal faculties are impaired and you’re unsafe to drive. That includes them giving you what’s called the HGN or horizontal gaze…

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DUI Tampa Should I perform field sobriety tests or submit to a breath or urine test upon being stopped for driving under the influence?

As a Florida/Tampa DUI attorney, I routinely meet with people who have been arrested on suspicion of having driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.  Not surprisingly, some of the questions that I am most frequently asked relate to whether the potential client should have cooperated with law enforcement by performing field sobriety tests…

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Entrapment Hernando Beach Is refusing to let the police search me an admission of guilt?

Is refusing to let the police search me an admission of guilt? Absolutely not. Under the 4th Amendment to the US Constitution, you have an absolute right to prevent a government from conducting any illegal searches and seizures without a warrant. Furthermore, under the 5th Amendment of the US Constitution, you have an absolute right…

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Entrapment Masaryktown I was arrested for soliciting a girl on Craigslist. How can a lawyer help me?

I was arrested for soliciting a girl on Craigslist. How can a lawyer help me? If you were arrested for the crime of solicitation, you really need to consult with an attorney to go over exactly what took place during that conversation you had with the person. Such as, there are certain buzzwords that may…

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