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Common Medication That Can Cause A Positive Breathalyzer Test

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When you think about driving under the influence, thoughts typically turn to driving with alcohol or illegal drugs in his or her system. However, some regular even over-the-counter can often show on a breathalyzer test. This is typical for those substances that contain any form of alcohol. The following is some information on medications that can cause a false positive on a breathalyzer test: Mouth Pain Medication If you have a toothache or canker sore, you may choose to use some numbing medication.…

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Why It Makes Sense To Show Up For Your DUI Trial

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There is no universal agreement among lawyers on whether a DUI (driving under the influence) suspect should show up for their court dates or not. Most DUI lawyers will tell you that it depends on the specific circumstances of your case. However, you can enjoy the following benefits when you make an appearance for your DUI trial: It Shows Your Interest in the Case Making a personal appearance in court signals to the judge, and more importantly, the jury, that you are taking the issue of your DUI charges seriously.…

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Not Guilty! Common Defense Moves

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Until you are arrested for a crime that you did not commit, you may never give the defense moves below a second thought. The justice system allows all those charged with offenses to mount a vigorous defense in an effort to convince the judge or jury of your innocence. The law may place the burden of proving your guilt on the prosecution, but that does not relieve you and your defense attorney from the burden of proving your innocence.…

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