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What Is Wrong With The HGN? (by DaytonDUI)

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…
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The Wright State Three-Day Weekend Intervention Program (by DaytonDUI)

Information about the Wright State University Weekend Intervention Program can be found at their web site [HERE], or by contacting the Director:  Phyllis Cole, M.A., Director Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research 110 Medical Sciences Building Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway Dayton, OH 45435 (937) (937) 775-3050 Fax:…
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8,000 DaytonDUI Fans Can't Be Wrong If you like the articles related to Ohio DUI law that you see here, please join our 8,000+ fans on Facebook.  The Dayton DUI Facebook page is a constant feed of information related to Ohio DUI law, decisions from the Ohio and United States Supreme Court, red-light cameras, checkpoints throughout Ohio, developments in…
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Did You Sign The Ticket? (by DaytonDUI)

An often-overlooked piece of exculpatory evidence is your signature. When the officer has read and explained your rights prior to conducting an evidential breath test, he or she will ask you to sign a form entitled the  BMV Form 2255 Notice of Administrative License Suspension.  Under Ohio Revised Code 4511.192 (A) "The officer SHALL give that…
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DUI Breath Test Defense: Core Body Temperature as a Defense to a Breath Test

The cornerstone of evidential breath testing is the scientific principle called Henry's law, named after pioneering chemist William Henry in 1803.  Henry's Law states, At a constant temperature, the amount of a given gas that dissolves in a given type and volume of liquid is directly proportional to the partial pressure of that gas in…
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Defending The Accusation Of Slurred Speech (by DaytonDUI)

A very common observation by law enforcement in an impaired driving investigation is the presence of "slurred speech."  Experience trial counsel will look to the totality of evidence to combat the damning accusation of slurred speech. Many traffic stops are now captured on video tape.  As the quality of the recordings has improved we are…
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ALS Appeal: Refusal or Obstruction? (by Dayton DUI)

Often, our clients will tell us that they could not produce a sufficient sample for the requested chemical test.  "I kept trying, but I just could not blow long enough to satisfy the officer."  If they hope that this information will prevent the imposition of an Administrative License Suspension, they may be disappointed.  Ohio DUI…
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OVI Checkpoint in Clark County (Jan. 18, 2012)

There will be an OVI checkpoint in Clark County tonight!  The checkpoint will begin at 8:00 p.m. and will take place at 235 in Park Layne, Ohio.  The checkpoint will be accompanied by aggressive saturation patrols. If you want to receive updated information on sobriety checkpoints,  enhanced traffic enforcement, saturation patrols and other important developments…
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Arrested for OVI in Miamisburg, Ohio?

This is the entrace to the Miamisburg Municipal Court.  The Judge is the Honorable Robert Rettich. His jurisdiction includes the cities of Miamisburg, Germantown, West Carrollton and Miami and German Townships.  The Court is located inside the Miamisburg Civic Center at 101 N. First St., Miamisburg, Ohio. The court can be found online at www.MiamisburgCourts.com or,…
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Top 10 Rules For Dealing With The Ohio BMV

Dealing with the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles after an OVI case can be a nightmare. So, you will want to avoid problems before they rear their ugly heads. Don't worry! You can make this as painless as possible by following these simple rules.  We are here to serve you. Call us at 1-888-ROWLAND or…
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