There are many issues that can come up in drunk driving case. DUI defense is a technical and constantly changing area of the law. However, at the core of any analysis, are three main issues: (1) Was there reasonable suspicion for the stop? (2) Was there probable cause for the arrest? (3) Is there proof beyond a reasonable doubt? Each of these issues has been separately written about on this site and the links are provided below.
Analysis of a Virginia DUI Case
- Evaluating Reasonable Suspicion for the Stop
- Determining Whether there was Probable Cause for the Arrest
- Evaluating the Evidence to Asses Probable Cause
Proof Beyond a Reasonable Doubt of DUI in Virginia
The final stage of the analysis is "reasonable doubt" - which is the ultimate standard in any criminal case and requires a weighing of all of the facts and circumstances in the case. Any cruiser or body cam footage will be critical in this analysis.
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