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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DWI / DUI Drunk Driving

DWI / DUI Drunk Driving Resources • Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (HSMV) • The Drink Wheel • Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) – Stats and Resources • Ignition Interlock Information   Butash & Donovan LLC | Experienced. Driven. Effective. | Call Us Today | 813-341-2232 | 23554 State Road 54, Lutz, FL 33559 Comprehensive insurance…

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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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Government

• Florida Bar Law • FirstGov • Library of Congress • U.S. House of Representatives • U.S. Senate • White House   Butash & Donovan LLC | Experienced. Driven. Effective. | Call Us Today | 813-341-2232 | 23554 State Road 54, Lutz, FL 33559 Comprehensive insurance coverage is coverage for damage to your vehicle that is caused by something other than a…

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