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Smartphone Breathometer


It never ceases to amaze me what a smartphone can do, from detecting metal (for iPhones with built-in magnetometers) to monitoring your heart rate to scanning documents. Believe it or not, the iPhone can also provide you with a BAC reading. Continue reading

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$60 for Roadside Breath and Blood Test


National officials have collaborated with the Washington Traffic Safety Commission to survey Washington state motorist, collect blood samples, and collect breath samples with the incentive of a $60 payment for participation. Continue reading

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How many drinks can I have?


One of the most important factors in preventing yourself from being exposed to the consequences of a DUI in the Southern California area is knowing when you should be behind the wheel in the first place. Although I personally recommend … Continue reading

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Breath Testing Machines


The breath testing equipment used by law enforcement has certain parameters within which it operates. In certain circumstances these machines direct the operator to take specific steps in order to facilitate a valid reading. Continue reading

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Is it clear when someone “refuses” to take a blood test or breath test ?


Before I address the ambiguity of a chemical test refusal, I have talked to several individuals that have told me that they believe they have a right to refuse a chemical test (breath or blood).  Even though it seems that it … Continue reading

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