A Sharon Township DUI attorney represents individuals charged with operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs, otherwise known as OVI
, as well as a number of other traffic offenses and related charges. OVI cases usually are made up of two potential offenses: (1) the OVI charge, which alleges that the person operated a vehicle under the influence of alcohol, a drug of abuse, or a combination of them; and (2) the BAC charge, which usually alleges that the person operated a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol concentration of .08 or more, which is determined by a breath sample, or an equivalent amount by blood serum or plasma or urine, as well as levels of various drugs. For a first time offense, the court must suspend the offender’s driver’s license
for a minimum of 180 days and incarcerate the individual for a minimum period of of 72 hours. The mandatory penalties increase with higher test results and repeat offenses. (more…)
A Westfield Center DUI attorney represents individuals charged with OVI in Westfield Center.
Misdemeanor OVI cases in Westfield Center are heard in the Wadsworth Municipal Court. Felony cases may have initial hearings in Wadsworth Municipal Court, but are heard in the Medina County Court of Common Pleas.
What is a Clinton DUI attorney?
A Clinton DUI attorney represents individuals charged with OVI, having physical control of vehicle while under the influence, and baby DUI cases. A motion to suppress can be used to invalidate the traffic stop, field sobriety tests, arrest, breathalyzer test, blood test or urine test. The Clinton OVI lawyer can negotiate the dismissal of charges that require additional mandatory jail time.
What court does a Clinton DUI go to? Misdemeanor DUIs in Clinton are heard in Barberton Municipal Court. Felony DUIs in Clinton are heard in the Court of Common Pleas for Summit County. Juveniles accused of DUI in Clinton will have their cases heard in the Summit County Juvenile Court. (more…)