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Roadside Seizure: Some Definitions (by DaytonDUI)

There are a number of legal terms that apply to the government's ability to take your stuff.  Here is a guide to help you understand the different terms which may apply to your case.1. Seizure.  Your car may be subject to seizure at roadside at the time of your arrest under certain circumstances.  The officer's decision on whether or not to impound in an OVI arrest are governed by R.C. 4511.195. However, seizure of your vehicle is required for the following offenses,A second or greater OVI within six years, and any felony OVI offense. see R.C. 4511.19(G)(1)(b)(v), R.C. 4511.19(G)(1)(d)(v) and...

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Announcing Babb & Rowland (and free stuff)!

2013 ushers in a new chapter in our firm's history.  Starting January 1st we will be Babb & Rowland, LLP.We will be providing the same client-centered services and adding some new faces.  Jamie L. Anderson will be taking over the reigns of the domestic relations practice as we bid farewell and best wishes to Patricia Campbell who will be moving her domestic relations practice to Bellbrook.  Jamie is formerly with the law firm of Weade, Anderson, Phipps & Aulman in Xenia, and she will bring her years of service to Babb & Rowland.  You can find out more about Jamie...

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Goodbye to the Honorable Susan E. Goldie

It is with great sadness that I share with you the passing of a friend.  My time with Judge Susan Goldie revealed a great public servant who was dedicated to her job and the people of Xenia.  Rest in peace.Greene County Municipal Court judge, Susan E. Goldie, passed away Sunday after a brief illness.Goldie was elected municipal court judge in November of 1995 and served two terms (1996-2007) after taking over for Judge Raymond Hieber who served a total of 18 years from 1978 until 1995. Michael Murry defeated Goldie in November of 2007.Most recently, Goldie was working in the...

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Ohio State Highway Patrol Announces Christmas Enforcement Initiative

On Friday, the Ohio State Highway Patrol issued a press release announcing their annual Christmas enforcement initiative.  This year they have stuck with the familiar "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" theme.  I expect that the effort will be accompanied by a full media blitz including radio and television commercials. Below is the full text of the press release. Patrol to target impaired drivers this Holiday Season Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over COLUMBUS – The Ohio State Highway Patrol will be out in full force this holiday season removing dangerous and impaired drivers in an effort to reduce fatal and injury crashes....

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FBI Investigates False DUI Arrests

This page has long maintained that the current "Standardized Field Sobriety Test" procedure is fraught with uncertainty and open to subjective interpretation.  A federal investigation has been launched against Utah Highway Patrol Cpl. Lisa Steed for civil rights violations. Steed has been accused of arresting people for DUI who were sober. Two judges have found Steed lied on the witness stand and a 2010 memo suggesting she was falsifying arrest reports has emerged.  While the vast majority of law enforcement officers are hard-working and dedicated to protecting the public from drunk drivers, this officer may have used her discretion to abuse innocent citizens....

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DaytonDUI Provides Free Text Alert Service (Sign Up!)

Dedicated To Customer ServiceIf you want to receive updated information on sobriety checkpoints,  enhanced traffic enforcement, saturation patrols and other important developments that affect you, sign up for text alerts on the main page of this blog.  Text alerts will be sent directly to your mobile device/smartphone in the location you choose in the Miami Valley.  In the past month we have alerted our followers to the State Route 35 traffic initiative and three local sobriety checkpoints.  You should also know that we respect your trust and we will never send you irrelevant information and/or advertisements.  This service is free...

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Ohio OVI Penalties

Ohio's legislature is constantly tinkering with the OVI statute, R.C. 4511.19.  This can be tough on attorneys trying to provide information in the internet age as internet articles and blog posts are not bio-degradable.  The law changes and old posts do not.  One site that provides constant updates on the current OVI penalties is Judge Jennifer Weiler's site at the Garfield Heights Municipal Court.  Her charts are used in every courtroom in Ohio to keep legal professionals current on Ohio's OVI law.  She has provided an invaluable service. You can find information on Ohio's OVI penalties by clicking here:Ohio Impaired...

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