Tag Archives: DUI defense

What do the DUI roadside Field Sobriety Exercises at the roadside look like?

Recently, professional boxer Adrian Broner was arrested in Ohio for Driving Under the Influence.  There was a dash-cam of the stop and of Broner performing Field Sobriety Exercises (FSE's).  DUI lawyers DO NOT call these Field Sobriety Tests because these un... Read more

NFL player arrested for DUI over the July 4th holiday weekend. DUI arrest is possibly driving under the influence of drugs case (DUID).

NFL player Josh Gordon arrested for DUI over 4th of July weekend.  He also was ticketed for speeding for allegedly going 50 mph in a 35 mph zone.  There was no other information about the reason for the stop such as whether he was swerving, weaving, or had a... Read more

Justin Bieber field sobriety tests video released

Justin Bieber's DUI arrest in Florida is still ongoing.  Recently, the video of him performing Field Sobriety Exercises (FSE's) was released to the public.  These are standardized tasks developed by the National Highway Safety Traffic Administration (NHTSA) ... Read more

DUI with 0.19 blow goes to jury trial in Winter Haven

I recently tried a DUI case where my client was alleged to have a breath alcohol level of 0.192 and 0.192. The legal limit in Florida is only 0.08 so that is almost 2 1/2 times the legal limit.  To learn the jury's verdict click here:http://www.flcrimedef... Read more

Lakeland DUI attorney Thomas C. Grajek quoted in Ledger article.

Today's Ledger has another article regarding the problems with Lakeland Police department and their DUI unit that I discovered.  This deals with the problem with Lakeland's DUI police reports.  The article dealt with LPD's "internal investigation" regarding ... Read more

Police Department investigates its own DUI unit. What’s wrong with this “investigation”?

After the prosecutor dropped the DUI arrest of a lawyer involved in the Bubba and MJ lawsuit, there has been increased scrutiny on the Tampa Police Department's DUI unit.  The charges were dropped because the prosecutor determined that the lawyer had been set... Read more

Polk County DUI attorney explains if breath test will be thrown out of court based on “source code”

This week, the Florida Supreme Court heard oral arguments regarding the breath test machine used in Polk County, Florida.  At issue is the software that runs the Intoxilyzer 8000 breath test machine that is used in all Polk County DUI arrests.    If a susp... Read more