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Ohio DUI / OVI Blog

We get this question a lot:   Police never read me Miranda rights or they read them to me after I

One recent Ohio Court of Appeals (State v. Wieland, 2016-Ohio-261) asked this question: Are the speedy trial rights of a

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Let’s say you and your friends decide to go camping.  But instead of a sanctioned camping area, you decide to

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Ohio officers are required to perform all field sobriety tests in compliance with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHSTA)

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Answer:  Probably (but Ohio courts haven’t definitively decided the issue).   Ohio courts do not appear to have not definitively decided the

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In Ohio, if you are pulled over for an OVI and refuse a breathalyzer or other chemical test or test

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SCHEDULE A FREE CONSULTATION Call (614) 361-2804 ANSWER:  It depends. Ohio Crim.R. 7(D), provides in relevant part: “The court may at

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No.  Just smelling marijuana coming from the car is not alone enough justification for a warrantless search of the trunk

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Can Police Arrest You for a Minor Misdemeanor Such As Marijuana Possession or a Traffic Offense? In most circumstances, if