The Clark County OVI Task Force will be operating an OVI checkpoint in Clark County tonight (March 14, 2014). The Checkpoint will begin at 8:00 pm and will be located at the 500 block of Upper Valley Pike in Springfield. The Ohio State Highway Patrol will be conducting multiple OVI Checkpoints in Stark, Tuscarawas, Lake, Wood, Summit, Cuyahoga and Hamilton counties this weekend and during St. Patrick’s Day celebrations on Monday, March 17.
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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.
When an officer asks you to follow his pen, he is performing the horizontal gaze nystagmus test. Nystagmus [Read the full post. . .]
If you have been arrested for OVI in Springfield, Ohio, your misdemeanor OVI case will be heard in the Clark County Municipal Court. If you need to find information about a case in the Clark County Municipal Court you can search HERE for case information/case look-up, or visit the court’s web site HERE.
Charles M. Rowland II has represented the accused drunk driver in Springfield and the Clark County Municipal Court since 1995. Charles Rowland dedicates his [Read the full post. . .]
Charles M. Rowland II may be able to get your reinstatement fee lowered from $475.00 to $40.00. Whether or not he can do this is not decided until the end of the case. So Don’t Pay Right Away!
In Ohio, any person who operates a vehicle within the state of Ohio is legally presumed to have given his or her consent to a chemical test of their blood, breath, or urine to determine alcohol content if arrested for OVI [Read the full post. . .]