Criminal Charges: Driving Under the Influence; Breathalyzer Refusal
Rhode Island State Police observe Client speeding/traveling in the breakdown lane of 95 south during rush hour. Troopers stop Client and upon approaching the vehicle immediately detect a strong odor of alcohol on Client’s breath. Also, they observe bloodshot and watery eyes and Client is unable to produce the requested paperwork. Upon exiting the vehicle Troopers observe 3 empty wine bottles on the floor of the passenger seat area. Client takes and fails 3 field-sobriety tests, and then refuses the breathalyzer at the barracks.
DUI Case Result:
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE: REDUCED TO RECKLESS DRIVING WITH NO LOSS OF LICENSE
BREATHALYZER REFUSAL: DISMISSED
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