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The Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus Test

What is the Horizontal Gaze Test? The horizontal gaze nystagmus test is one of the three standardized field sobriety tests used by the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration to identify possible drunk drivers. This test has been studied to be the most accurate of the three, with a 77 percent accuracy rating in detecting […]

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Types of DUI Related Alcohol Testing

Alcohol testing is a routine procedure and is essential in the case of alcohol related crimes such as DUI and DWI’s. Over the years, alcohol-testing methods had improved to become more accurate and less invasive. Here are four of the most common forms of alcohol tests that are normally associated with DUI’s: Field Sobriety Test […]

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The History of Miranda Rights in Arizona

The Miranda warning, also known as Miranda Rights, is the formal warning that police are required to give to criminal suspects in police custody before they are interrogated. They are used as protections against any possible police intimidation toward a suspect and to preserve the admissibility of any statement the suspect may have that can […]

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