Breath Test – .214

Client stopped for driving on wrong side of road.  Officers observed a strong odor of alcohol and vomit in car and on client.   After performing fairly well on sobriety tests, client was arrested. Client failed breath test blowing 0.214, almost three times legal limit.  Case proceed to trial where Attorney Segura pointed out contradictions between police reports, testimony and scene and jail videos.  During cross-examination, officers admitted that prosecutor has coached them to give misleading testimony.  Attorney Segura demonstrated that the prosecution’s breath test expert kept very few records and could not or refused to answer many basic questions.  Attorney Segura a breath result contradicted by sobriety tests and that officers’ testimony was not trustworthy.  Jury returned verdict of Not Guilty.

By : admin | June 13, 2020 | DUI