Arizona DUI Blog

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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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Law and Science of Detecting Drug Impairment in Arizona

by Aaron Black • June, 27, 2019
Prescription, illicit and some of the over-the-counter cold remedies have the chemical ability to cause impairment. more...

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Perils of Unlawful Flight from Arizona Police

by Aaron Black • June, 20, 2019
The most dangerous episodes of fleeing are those who decide to run to avoid detection as an impaired driver. more...

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Driving on a Suspended License in Phoenix, AZ is Risky Business

by Aaron Black • June, 13, 2019
Arizona Revised Statute §28-3473 allows suspending, revoking, canceling, or refusing to issue a license for the privilege to drive on the state’s roadways. more...

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Arizona gets Tough on Domestic Animal Cruelty

by Aaron Black • June, 06, 2019
People convicted of cruelty to domestic animals will serve time in prison under a new law. more...

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Extreme & Super Extreme DUI Differences in Phoenix, AZ

by Aaron Black • May, 30, 2019
The principal difference between an extreme DUI and a Super Extreme DUI is the amount of alcohol in a person’s system. more...

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Don’t let Memorial Day Boating Sink your Life in Phoenix, AZ

by Aaron Black • May, 23, 2019
Arizona’s no tolerance policy enacts harsh penalties for boating while impaired as they are the same as driving intoxicated on roads. more...

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Phoenix, AZ Street Racing’s Dangerous Past & Present

by Aaron Black • May, 16, 2019
Department of Public Safety officers can cite racers not only with this statute but also with criminal speeding and reckless driving. more...

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Fleeing Serious Injury and Fatal Crashes is a Felony

by Aaron Black • May, 09, 2019
Leaving the scene of a fatal crash is a violation of Arizona Revised Statute §28-661 and a class 3 felony. more...

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Arizona’s Tough Aggravated Domestic Violence Law

by Aaron Black • May, 02, 2019
Police who are called to answer an aggravated domestic violence call don’t need an arrest warrant to take the suspect into custody as long... more...

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Beware: Arizona Bans Texting While Driving

by Aaron Black • April, 25, 2019
Arizona also became the 18th state to ban using a handheld cellphone while driving. more...

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Moving Violations Causing Serious Injuries or Death in Phoenix, AZ

by Aaron Black • April, 19, 2019
Under Arizona law a conviction for a class 3 misdemeanor can mean serving time in county jail. more...

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Negligent Homicide: The Prosecution’s Low Card in Arizona

by Aaron Black • April, 11, 2019
Committing a negligent homicide is a class 4 felony that require a term of incarceration be served in state prison and fines. more...

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Legal and Illegal Cultivation of Marijuana in Arizona

by Aaron Black • April, 06, 2019
Since the legalization of medical marijuana in Arizona, understanding of what’s legal and what’s not can be unclear. more...

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How do I get my license back after an ARS 28-1385 Admin Per Se Suspension?

by Aaron Black • April, 03, 2019
There are many steps you must take to get your license back after an ARS 28-1385 Admin Per Se Suspension. more...

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‘Phantom’ Checkpoints in Phoenix and surrounding areas

by Aaron Black • March, 28, 2019
A Phantom Checkpoint is merely a sign that’s used for real DUI checkpoints indicating that a checkpoint is a short way ahead more...

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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...

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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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