Arizona DUI Blog

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A Phoenix Attorney’s view on the differences between Probable Cause and Reasonable Suspicion

by Aaron Black • December, 13, 2018
The difference between probable cause and reasonable suspicion is the nature of proof necessary for each. more...

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After you obtain a Bail Bond, immediately hire a Phoenix Criminal Defense Attorney

by Aaron Black • November, 29, 2018
A bail bondsman takes responsibility for the released defendant and will dispatch a bounty hunter to capture and arrest a defendant who tries to skip bail. more...

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Attorney in Fatal Scottsdale, AZ DUI Pleads Guilty

by Aaron Black • November, 23, 2018
Former attorney Tracy S. Morehouse had a super extreme blood alcohol concentration of .355. She is now facing 10 to 25 years in prison. more...

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‘Slightly Impaired’ and you could receive a consultation with a DUI Attorney this Holiday Season

by Aaron Black • November, 21, 2018
Even i f you are below Arizona’s legal limit of 0.08 percent of blood alcohol concentration (BAC) you are breaking the law and can be charged with “impaired to the slightest degree” more...

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‘Retrograde Extrapolation’ and a DUI in Phoenix, AZ

by Aaron Black • November, 15, 2018
Retrograde Extrapolation is a mathematical formula that allegedly can determine what the blood alcohol concentration (BAC) was at the actual time of driving even hours later when blood is drawn under a warrant issued by a judge. more...

Posted in: Criminal Defense  |   Views: 72  

Warrantless Vehicle Searches in Scottsdale, AZ

by Aaron Black • November, 08, 2018
The keys to legally performing a warrantless search in Scottsdale, AZ is that law enforcement must have a probable cause or a reasonable suspicion. more...

Posted in: Criminal Defense  |   Views: 92  

Trial Date Nears for Attorney in Fatal Scottsdale DUI

by Aaron Black • November, 01, 2018
Attorney, Tracy S. Morehouse is facing two counts of endangerment and one count of leaving the scene of a crash, and operating a vehicle while in super extreme level of intoxication, all felonies. more...

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How Misdemeanor and Felony DUI's Differ in Phoenix, AZ

by Aaron Black • October, 25, 2018
If you are convicted of a DUI, the difference in the punishments of the offense is substantial. more...

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Can I avoid an Ignition Interlock by Not Driving in Scottsdale, AZ?

by Aaron Black • October, 05, 2018
Failing to have an IID installed within 30 days of a court order will result in an additional year of using the device. more...

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My license was suspended in Phoenix, AZ, how do I get it back?

by Aaron Black • September, 27, 2018
Your license may have been confiscated by Phoenix law enforcement when you were stopped because you refused to submit to a field sobriety test. more...

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DUI and Prescription Drugs in Maricopa County, AZ

by Aaron Black • September, 20, 2018
Arizona has a zero-tolerance policy for prescription medications and the level of impairment is measured by the “slightest degree.” more...

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Conspiracy in Phoenix, AZ, A Powerful Weapon in Drug Prosecutions

by Aaron Black • September, 14, 2018
If you knew someone was intending to commit a crime, or is committing a crime, you can be charged with conspiracy. more...

Posted in: Criminal Defense  |   Views: 101  

Arizona’s Domestic Violence Law and Defenses

by Aaron Black • August, 25, 2018
The Maricopa County Attorney’s office says 90 percent of domestic violence cases are prosecuted as the most serious of the misdemeanor offenses. more...

Posted in: Criminal Defense  |   Views: 131  

Evading the Police to escape a DUI is a Class 5 Felony

by Aaron Black • August, 10, 2018
Fleeing the Police to avoid a DUI is a Class 5 Felony punishable by jail time and stiff fines. more...

Posted in: Criminal Defense  |   Views: 218  

Can a Breathalyzer cause a wrongful DUI Conviction?

by Aaron Black • August, 04, 2018
If you think you may fail a breath test you have the option of refusing to take the test. more...

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Arizona’s Tough Underage Drinking & Driving Law

by Aaron Black • July, 26, 2018
Motorist under the age of 21 caught drinking and driving or in physical control of a motor vehicle in Phoenix will face a Class 1 misdemeanor. more...

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Arizona Medical Marijuana Concentrates Illegal?

by Aaron Black • July, 20, 2018
Arizona Court of Appeals ruled that resin from marijuana plants, known as “concentrate” in medical marijuana terminology, can’t be sold in licensed dispensaries anymore. Arizona Supreme Court to weigh in. more...

Posted in: Criminal Defense  |   Views: 281  

Why Criminal Defense Attorneys choose to defend people accused of crimes

by sa • July, 12, 2018
If you have been accused of a crime there are a number of guarantees under the Bill of Rights including the presumption that people are innocent until they are legally proven guilty. more...

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What is a Supervening Indictment in Maricopa County?

by Aaron Black • July, 05, 2018
After your arrest, a supervening indictment is issued after your initial court appearance. more...

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Happy 4th of July!

by Aaron Black • July, 04, 2018
Should you need legal assistance over the 4th of July holiday weekend, the Law Office of Aaron Black will be available 24/7. more...

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