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Affirmative Defenses for Prescription Drug OVI Charges in Ohio

Did you get a prescription drug OVI?  Do you have a valid prescription?Ohio and the Ohio State Highway Patrol have made enforcement of DUI laws against illegal and prescription drugs a priority.  Throughout the state, this means that you now face arrest if you are taking many common prescription medications.  Given that upwards of 70% of Americans are taking a prescription medication, you need to know your rights.Ohio provides an affirmative defense to an impaired driving charge if you have both a valid prescription from an authorized professional and you were taking your medication according to the directions provided. R.C....

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Proof Beyond All Reasonable Doubt And Other Closing Arguments (by DaytonDUI)

Imagine that you woke up with a sore throat.  It persists throughout the day and into the next.  As the week drags on you feel worse and worse and your wife demands that you go to the doctor.  You hate doctors, but you feel so lousy that you agree to get your throat checked out.  When you arrive you fill out the requisite forms and wait longer than you feel is necessary.  Just as you are nearing your boiling point a nurse calls your name and leads you into a small room.  You tell her that you've had a sore...

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The 47 Types & 38 Causes of Nystagmus; (It’s Not Just Caused by Alcohol)

The horizontal gaze nystagmus test is an eye test approved by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration(hereinafter NHTSA) as a tool to detect clues of impairment in drivers. The HGNtest is one of three psychomotor tests approved as part of the standardized field sobriety testing protocol employed by law enforcement officers throughout the United States and used here in Ohio. The HGN is a test of your eyes wherein the testing officer is looking for abnormal movements call saccades.  These movements make the eye appear to bounce or wobble.  The officer uses this movement to make a correlation to alcohol use.  This would valid only if we are...

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DUI Science: Are Gastric Bypass Patients More Susceptible to a DUI?

According to the results of a new study in the February issue of the Journal of the American College of Surgeons, the dramatic changes that occur as a result of gastric bypass surgery can cause some people to overindulge when using alcohol thereby increasing their risk for a DUI. As cited at by Science Daily (linked HERE): Studies have shown that gastric bypass patients often find it difficult adjusting to physical and psychological changes after the procedure. An increased risk of depression, alcoholism, and other substance abuse issues for this patient population led researchers to take a more in-depth look at how...

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Admissibility of the Standardized Field Sobriety Tests – Statutory Rules

Ohio Revised Code 4511.19(D)(4)(b) sets forth the law on admissibility of the standardized field sobriety tests in Ohio.  It reads, in pertinent part: (b) In any criminal prosecution or juvenile court proceeding for a violation of division (A) or (B) of this section, of a municipal ordinance relating to operating a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol, a drug of abuse, or alcohol and a drug of abuse, or of a municipal ordinance relating to operating a vehicle with a prohibited concentration of alcohol, a controlled substance, or a metabolite of a controlled substance in the whole blood, blood serum...

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“Hiding the Ball” in Ohio DUI Cases

ODH and the Disappearing Intoxilyzer 8000 RecordsOne of the proposed benefits of the adoption of the Intoxilyzer 8000 was to be the consolidation of breath test records in one place.  Previously, breath test records were maintained by the individual police departments.  Implementation and maintenance of the Intoxilyzer 8000 is the responsibility of the Ohio Department of Health and specifically the ODH's Bureau of Alcohol and Drug Testing.  The Ohio Department of Health has started a web site containing all information about breath tests in the state, called the Breath Instrument Data Center. [HERE]  Records were to be available on-line and...

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Sobriety Checkpoint in Springfield, Clark County Tonight (May 27, 2011)

DUI Roadblock along Rt. 40 in Clark County Thanks to a federal grant, the Springfield Police, the Clark County Sheriff's Department, the Enon Police and the Ohio State Highway Patrol will be conducting an OVI checkpoint tonight from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m.  The checkpoint will be used in conjunction with nearby saturation patrols in an effort to deter drunk driving along route 40.This DUI checkpoint is conducted along with stepped up patrols from May 23rd through June the for the "Click It or Ticket" campaign.  More than 900 law enforcement partners around Ohio, including the Ohio State Highway...

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Sobriety Checkpoint in Dayton, Ohio (5/21/10)

SOBRIETY CHECKPOINT TONIGHT: The Combined Agency OVI Task Force of Montgomery County and the Dayton Police will operate a sobriety checkpoint tonight from 9:30pm-2:00am at North Gettysburg Dr. in Dayton. Please designate a driver and be safe. If you find yourself in need of an aggressive DUI/OVI attorney to fight your drunk driving charge, call Charles M. Rowland II at 937-318-1DUI or 1-888-ROWLAND; for immediate help text DaytonDUI (one word) to 50500.  To find out more about the services of Charles M. Rowland II, visit www.DaytonDUI.com....

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Springfield DUI Attorney partners with www.DUIAttorney.com

Charles M. Rowland II is proud to announce a partnership with www.DUIAttorney.com.  Charlie will be the contact attorney for Clark County.  The Ohio DUI Defense Lawyers associated with this site have been selected based on their dedication, skills, experience and reputation.  If you have been arrested for a Clark County Ohio DUI, you need to get the immediate advice and help from an experienced and able Ohio DUI Attorney or law firm that knows the nuances of Ohio DUI law as it is practiced in the court where your case will be heard.  Charles M. Rowland II is a member of...

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