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What are Title 17 Violations?

When someone gets stopped on suspicion of a DUI and law enforcement initiates blood, breath and urine tests, the officer must follow the procedures set forth in Title 17 of the California Code of Regulations. The purpose of Title 17 is to ensure that DUI chemical tests are as accurate as possible. A violation of the procedures established in Title 17 can cause inaccurate blood alcohol test results providing for a possible defense to DUI charges. Continue reading

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Faulty Drug Tests May Lead to New DUI Trials in Florida

The medical examiner of Broward County, Florida has announced that, in 3,600 drug tests over the past 10 years, the medical examiner’s office did not follow proper procedures to validate toxicology tests in cases involving alleged drug use, including DUI cases. Continue reading

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