Category Archives: DUI Articles

Articles about Arizona DUI charges, your rights in the event of a DUI stop in Arizona and opinions of DUI cases in Phoenix

Juvenile Crimes and Parent Liability

Earlier this week I was interviewed by Elizabeth Erwin of ABC 15 regarding a car crash at the intersection of 67th Avenue and Van Buren.  A 14 year old allegedly ran a red light and hit an SUV carrying three people, including a small child who was thrown from the SUV.  Police suspect the 14 year old was intoxicated.  People want to know, can the juvenile’s parents be held liable for the crash and the injuries?  What is parent liability?

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Donovan McNabb Second Offense DUI Arrest

Earlier this week, I appeared on Fox News Now with Samia Khan to discuss former Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb getting his second offense DUI arrest in Gilbert after  Mr. McNabb rear ended another vehicle at the intersection of Higley and Chandler Heights.  Mr. McNabb was previously convicted of a DUI in Gilbert in 2014.  In this interview I discuss second offense DUIs.

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The Fair DUI Flyer in Arizona

There has been a lot of publicity about the Fair DUI Flyer and whether it is legal in Arizona.  The Fair DUI Flyer is a paper that you print out and put in your car window when stopped by police. Should you use the Fair DUI Flyer in Arizona?

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Super Bowl Weekend Arizona DUI Arrests

policecar300The Phoenix Metropolitan area is hosting two big sporting events this week: Super Bowl XLIX and The Phoenix Open.  Police are running heavy DUI enforcement for both of these events and they expect to make a lot of Arizona DUI arrests.  I was quoted this morning in the Arizona Republic about out of state visitors who get DUIs while visiting Arizona: Continue reading Super Bowl Weekend Arizona DUI Arrests

A Practical Guide to Staying in Sheriff Joe’s Tents

Practical Guide to Tent CitySheriff Joe’s Tent City is the subject of global interest.  Newspapers and television stations from around the world document the antics of the self-proclaimed “Toughest Sheriff in America”.  What should you expect if you have to stay in Sheriff Joe’s Tent City?

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Medical Marijuana and DUI

Medical Marijuana DUI StopGetting a medical marijuana card can be a smart thing.  Possession of marijuana in Arizona is a class 6 felony without the card.   Anyone with a medical marijuana card, or considering a medical marijuana card, should be aware of two recent Arizona court cases that address marijuana and DUI.   Continue reading Medical Marijuana and DUI