Arizona DUI Blog

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The US Appellate Court Rules Passengers Can Refuse to Show ID to Police

by Aaron Black • March, 21, 2019
The Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals decided in January after hearing a case from Arizona Police can’t extend a traffic stop because a passenger declines to show their ID. more...

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Possession of Drugs for Sale or Transportation in Maricopa County

by Aaron Black • March, 14, 2019
If you’ve been arrested for selling a small quantity of illegal drugs, the state of Arizona will charge you under its drug sale and distribution law. more...

Posted in: Drug Possession  |   Views: 40  

Georgia Rules DUI Breath Tests as Evidence Unconstitutional

by Aaron Black • March, 07, 2019
Due to a Georgia Supreme Court Ruling, the Prosecuting Attorneys’ Council recommends that police stop administering the breath test in Georgia. more...

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Possessing Drug Paraphernalia and Avoiding Felony Charge in Maricopa County

by Aaron Black • February, 28, 2019
Possessing drug paraphernalia in Maricopa County means incarceration if convicted and has consequences impacting your quality of life after serving a sentence. more...

Posted in: Criminal Defense  |   Views: 89  

Penalties & Risks of Manufacturing Dangerous Drugs in Phoenix, AZ

by Aaron Black • February, 21, 2019
A conviction of manufacturing dangerous drugs in Phoenix, AZ is includes prison, hefty fines and a felony conviction on your record. more...

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Fighting Opioid addiction with e-prescriptions in Phoenix, AZ

by Aaron Black • February, 14, 2019
As of January 1, 2019 doctors in the Phoenix metropolitan area will only able to write prescriptions for opioids online. more...

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First Electric Scooter DUI Arrest Made in Tempe, AZ

by Aaron Black • February, 08, 2019
The first drunk riding arrest for riding a popular ride share electric scooter in Arizona’s Valley of the Sun. more...

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DUI Taskforce is in full swing at the Waste Management Phoenix Open

by Aaron Black • February, 01, 2019
If you are planning to attend the Waste Management Phoenix open and plan on drinking, an alternate method of transportation to and from the event is encouraged. more...

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Utah Tightens Its DUI Legal Limit to 0.05 BAC, Will Arizona Follow?

by Aaron Black • January, 17, 2019
Utah was the first state to adopt the 0.08 BAC law in 1983 and recently the only state to adopt a .05 BAC level. more...

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You can now be charged with a DUI while operating a Scooter in Scottsdale, AZ

by Aaron Black • January, 10, 2019
The new Scottsdale, AZ ordinance in regards to Scooters defines “all bicycles and scooters, electric or otherwise” as electric and motorized bicycles, motorized skateboards, motorized play vehicles and stand-up electric mini-scooters. more...

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Vehicular Endangerment in Phoenix, AZ

by Aaron Black • December, 29, 2018
Police can charge you with vehicular endangerment even if no one was hurt or killed. more...

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Happy New Year from the Law Office of Aaron Black!

by Aaron Black • December, 28, 2018
Should you find yourself in need of legal assistance over the New Year holiday, the Law Office of Aaron Black will be available 24 hours a day. more...

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Ex-Lawyer in Scottsdale, AZ Fatal DUI Case Sentenced

by Aaron Black • December, 26, 2018
Tracy Morehouse was sentenced to 10½ years in state prison for causing the death of Greg Dolphin while driving intoxicated. more...

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Merry Christmas from the Law Office of Aaron Black

by Aaron Black • December, 21, 2018
Should you find yourself in need of legal assistance over the holidays, the Law Office of Aaron Black will be available 24 hours a day to assist you. more...

Posted in: Criminal Defense  |   Views: 67  

Missing a Court Date in Scottsdale, AZ likely means a Bench Warrant

by Aaron Black • December, 20, 2018
When you’re arrested on a bench warrant you’ll usually be taken into the court or held in jail until the judge issuing the warrant is available. more...

Posted in: Criminal Defense  |   Views: 152  

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...

Posted in: Criminal Defense  |   Views: 143  

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: 159