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Photo Radar Enforcement Laws in Arizona

Photo Radar Enforcement in Arizona Following Arizona law, photo enforcement systems must be clearly marked in the view of motorists. Failure to properly warn motorists can often lead to a driver being acquitted from an unjust ticket. In order for a photo radar ticket to be justified, the following laws must be followed: There must […]

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Your Rights At A Sobriety Checkpoint

Arizona and Sobriety Checkpoint Rights In more than 38 states, sobriety checkpoints have become a part of DUI enforcement as allowed by law. Sobriety checkpoints are locations where law enforcement officers are stationed to check drivers for signs of intoxication or impairment. In Arizona, a sobriety checkpoint can be held in various areas at least […]

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What Driving Symptoms Do DUI Cops Look For?

Driving Symptoms and the Cops If someone is pulled over on suspicion of driving under the influence, there are the obvious symptoms that an officer will look for or notice right away if they suspect that you are intoxicated. These symptoms include slurred speech, confusion, bloodshot eyes and the obvious smell of alcohol. There are […]

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Vehicular Homicide in Arizona

Arizona and Vehicular Homicide Many states have specific laws for homicides involving a vehicle, and there is usually a separate set of regulations and penalties for vehicular homicide. Vehicular manslaughter is defined as a crime that causes the death of a human being due to illegal driving of an automobile, including gross negligence, drunk driving, […]

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How Your Diet Can Affect Breathalyzer Test Results

Breathalyzer Test Results and Your Diet Breathalyzer tests are the most convenient way for police officers to measure your blood alcohol content (BAC) levels. Even though the breathalyzer test results are a scientific method, there are certain issues that can arise, leading it to provide false positive readings. This could result in you getting arrested […]

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Underage DUI in Arizona

In Arizona (and the rest of the United States), the drinking age is 21, and consumption of alcohol by anyone under 21 years of age is illegal. There are only two exceptions to this law: if the drinking is being done for religious purposes (i.e. drinking wine in religious ceremony) if the drinking is for […]

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Drug Related DUI in Arizona

Over the last 10 years, there has been an increase in drug-related DUI’s in Arizona. Even if you don’t have alcohol in your system, you can still be charged with a DUI if there are drugs or controlled substances in your system. This kind of DUI can apply to a person being under the influence […]

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How A DUI Can Affect Your Insurance Premium

If you are charged with driving under the influence, chances are your insurance premium will be affected. How clean (or not clean) your driving record is can play a big role in determining what you pay for car insurance. Your driving record will show any kind of marks on your driving record, especially a DUI. […]

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