Arrested For DWI In New York? What Do You Do Now?
Being arrested and charged with a DUI/DWI is a stressful experience. Everyone knows that a conviction carries with it some very serious potential consequences. Your first reaction is to be overwhelmed. You say to yourself, “What do I do now?” What many people don’t know is that once you understand the process you can more easily manage the problem.
Part 1 – Can Police Officer Observations Be Challenged?
Prior to a police officer pulling you over, he may have already reached several conclusions based upon observations he has made even before he approached you in our vehicle. These conclusions may be incorrect and should be challenged in court.
The officer may have observed your driving behavior or a violation of the vehicle and traffic law. These observations, while important to the police and the prosecutor, can and should be challenged by an experienced attorney.
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