Tag Archives: dayton dui defene

OHIO OVI Law: Public vs. Private Property

There exists a persistent belief amongst the public that there is a defense to a driving under the influence charge if operation of the vehicle takes place on "private" (as opposed to public) property.    This is not true.  R.C. 4511.19 applies to operation anywhere "within the state." The public/private distinction does matter in the context…
Read more