As a Fort Lauderdale criminal defense attorney, I receive my fair share of driving while under the influence (DUI) cases. Surprising to some, DUI cases can be extremely complicated, especially to novice defense attorneys. DUI cases involve a variety of evidence, including observations of the accused’s behavior (i.e. red, watery, bloodshot eyes), field sobriety exercise results, statements, chemical testing, etc. There is good news for individuals arrested for DUI: an experienced Broward County criminal defense attorney can seek to suppress evidence procured in the case, typically by filing a “stop motion”
As a criminal lawyer in Fort Lauderdale, I periodically have clients arrested for driving while under the influence or possession of drugs ask me, “Can the police testify in Court as to the results of a radar gun to show the speed of my vehicle or rely upon a caller ID display to prove that I made a phone call?