breathalyzer test

What Is the Intoxilyzer 8000?

by Cantor November 5, 2012 Criminal Law

The Intoxilyzer 8000 is a brand of breathalyzer that measures the blood alcohol content (BAC) of those accused of drinking and driving (DUI). Law enforcement personnel across the nation use this device when someone is arrested for driving while intoxicated. Like all breathalyzers, the Intoxilyzer 8000 has specific instructions that must be closely followed. The […]

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What Happens If You Refuse a Breath Test?

by Katie Hewatt September 24, 2012 Criminal Law

(Criminal law in the US) A field sobriety test is normally not presented as evidence in a driving under the influence criminal proceeding, but it can be used as a basis for reasonable suspicion in an attempt to find probable cause. Depending on the arresting officer, any individual that refuses a breath analysis can be […]

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