Breathalyzer in DC

More Testing Problems in DC for DUI

Mark Rollins DUI

  Breathalyzer and Toxicology Lab Problems in the District of Columbia On August 27, 2015, the Office of Attorney General for the District of Columbia (OAG) sent a letter to the President of Superior Court Trial Lawyers Association and to the Chief Judge of DC Superior Court indicating that the breath program was deactivated because of the resignation of Office …

Enhanced Penalties DUI in DC

Mark Rollins DUI

Enhancement penalties for DUI in the District of Columbia A question that comes up often is whether a prior DUI where you received a deferred sentencing agreement (DSA) or probation before Judgement (PBJ) will count as enhancement to your new DUI in the District of Columbia? Prior DUI outside of the District of Columbia? Under the District of Columbia law …

10 ways to beat your DUI in DC or Maryland

Mark Rollins DUI

10 ways to Beat your DUI in DC or Maryland There are many ways to challenge a DUI in the District of Columbia or in Maryland.  However,  10 of the most important ways we find to challenge a DUI in DC or Maryland is as follows: OFFICER DOING A NON-STANDARDIZED FIELD TESTS. –  There are still officers doing non standardized …

Limited license in DC after DUI

Mark Rollins DUI

Limited Occupational License in the District of Columbia after DUI A question that arises for DUI lawyers in the District of Columbia is whether a finding of Guilt on a DUI will result in automatic revocation of your DC drivers license.    So this issue typical arises when someone with a DC drivers license enters a deferred sentence agreement (diversion) with …

Blood Alcohol Test

Mark Rollins DUI

Blood Alcohol Testing Blood alcohol testing is done by taking a sample of the person’s blood.   If done correctly the blood alcohol test is a more accurate method to determine a person’s blood alcohol concentration.    blood alcohol analysis is a  more costly process because if the process is done incorrectly, the results can be unreliable.   The blood …

Maryland MVA hearing After DUI arrest

Ada Chan DUI

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″] Everything you need to know about Maryland MVA after a DUI arrest. The scenario goes like this: you go out for a drink after work with friends.  You had a couple drinks and decided to call it a night.  You drove home and the police pulled you over for failing to use turn signal, having a tail light …

Maryland DUI lawyers

DUI in Maryland

202-455-5610 Maryland dui lawyers Maryland DUI Lawyers Maryland DUI Lawyers Frequent Questions we hear from clients What do police officers look for when stopping suspected drunk drivers on the road? According to the National Traffic Highway Administration, the following is a list of 20 most common “driving symptoms” exhibited by drunk drivers. Negotiating a wide turnStraddling along with the central …

Videos for DUI in DC

Mark Rollins DUI, Video

Videos for DUI in DC When people are arrested for DUI in the District of Columbia the police officers have not been required to video tape the interaction between the police and the citizen.   However, there still may be video recordings of the incident.  This is because we live in an age where almost everything is recorded.  There are …

Preserving Video Evidence in a DUI case in the District of Columbia

Mark Rollins DUI

  The Prosecutors in the District of Columbia have a duty to preserve the video evidence especially if material to the defense in a DUI case. One way to challenge a DUI case in the District of Columbia is to make sure the government produces all evidence relevant to the case.  In the District of Columbia when someone is charged …