Everything listed under: DUI

  • Is Refusal to Take Breathalizer Admissible in Civil Action?

    I have a case where the defendant was arrested at the scene for DUI, but refused to blow on the breathalyzer.He later pled to a lesser offense than DUI, but the 2 police officers on the scene will testify in the civil case that based on his actions at the scene and their observations of him, he was intoxicated.Is the issue of his refusal to blow on the breathalyzer admissible or not?
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  • Judgment and Sentence as Evidence in Trial

    I have an MVA trial coming up where the defendant was convicted of felony DUI arising from the accident. I have a certified copies of the judgment and sentencing order from the criminal court wherein the defendant pled guilty and was found guilty. The defendant will not be at the trial as he hasn't been present for anything in this lawsuit. How do I get the judgment and sentence order into evidence?  Read More...