Arizona DUI Blog

Aaron Black offers exceptional legal services, focusing in DUI and criminal defense. DUI offenses in Arizona involve complex legal issues that require representation by a knowledgeable and experienced attorney who understands the intricacies of DUI laws.

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Can I avoid the Ignition Interlock Device in Phoenix, AZ?

by Aaron Black • November, 14, 2019
An Ignition Interlock Device (IID) has a breathalyzer that detects alcohol when the driver exhales into it before starting their car. more...

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Is Jail Mandatory for an Arizona DUI Conviction?

by Aaron Black • November, 08, 2019
Judges are allowed to use discretion in deciding sentences and there can be differences among cities in which the offense occurred. more...

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Arizona’s Actual Physical Control Law in DUI Cases

by Aaron Black • October, 31, 2019
Actual physical control now means the defendant’s access to the vehicle must be either “present or imminent.” more...

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DUIs for Synthetic Drug use and Possession in Arizona

by Aaron Black • October, 24, 2019
Arizona law classifies synthetic drug violations as a class 2 misdemeanor or a felony can be charged against those who have prior criminal offenses. more...

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Filing a Complaint for an Unlawful DUI Arrest in Arizona

by Aaron Black • October, 17, 2019
If you feel like you've been falsely arrested for a DUI consult with an experienced DUI defense attorney after the arrest to develop the complaint to achieve the best possible outcome. more...

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Arizona Drive-by Shooting Law and Defenses

by Aaron Black • October, 10, 2019
Drive-by shootings and episodes of road rage also have predictable drive-by results, unintended victims. more...

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Did you know that DUI Blood Tests in Arizona Can Be Inaccurate?

by Aaron Black • October, 03, 2019
Blood testing to determine the Blood-Alcohol Concentration (BAC) when suspected of drinking and driving is not infallible. more...

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Arizona Open Container Law: What is Legal & What is Not

by Aaron Black • September, 26, 2019
An open container is defined in Arizona law as a beverage that has a broken seal and a portion of the contents have been removed. more...

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Stopped But Not Cited for a Phoenix, AZ DUI? A Charge is Still Possible

by Aaron Black • September, 12, 2019
In some instances after a traffic stop for suspicion of drinking and driving, the police won't arrest you immediately but they will conduct an investigation and the prosecution will determine if the evidence is sufficient to charge you. more...

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Arizona’s Criminal Damage Charged in DUI and Other Crimes

by Aaron Black • September, 05, 2019
Criminal damage is charged in Phoenix, Az and surrounding DUI cases involving vehicle crashes. more...

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AZ Cardinals Chief Operating Officer Suspended

by Aaron Black • September, 03, 2019
Ron Minegar has been fined $200,000 and suspended for six weeks. more...

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Happy Labor Day!

by Aaron Black • August, 30, 2019
As always, Aaron is available 24/7 and represents Clients in all Arizona City, State, and Federal courts. more...

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What if I fail to obey an Arizona Police Officer’s Order?

by Aaron Black • August, 29, 2019
A person can’t “willfully fail or refuse” any lawful order or direction given by a police officer under Arizona Revised Statute §28-622(A). more...

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Endangerment in Arizona includes Driving under the Influence

by Aaron Black • August, 22, 2019
There are numerous situations of endangerment which includes driving while intoxicated or under the influence of drugs. more...

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Arizona Cardinals’ Chief Operating Officer Arrested for DUI

by Aaron Black • August, 15, 2019
Arizona has a no tolerance policy for drinking and driving or for being in “actual physical control” of a vehicle. more...

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What is considered Unlawful Imprisonment in Arizona?

by Aaron Black • August, 08, 2019
Unlawful imprisonment happens when somebody “knowingly” restrains another person. more...

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Shoplifting Laws in Arizona - What You Need to Know

by Aaron Black • August, 01, 2019
The punishments for shoplifting are determined by the value and type of merchandise. more...

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DUI Bride in Arizona: The Importance of Remaining Silent

by Aaron Black • July, 25, 2019
You don’t have to answer incriminating questions that law enforcement poses. more...

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July is USA’s Deadliest Month for DUI Fatalities

by Aaron Black • July, 19, 2019
Did you know that every 48 minutes a DUI fatality occurs somewhere in the nation in July? more...

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DUI Task Forces will be in Full Swing over the 4th of July Holiday

by Aaron Black • July, 03, 2019
Remember, Arizona is a zero tolerance state meaning that police can arrest you if you’re only “slightly impaired.” more...

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