DUI AMENDED TO RECKLESS DRIVING, LEAVING THE SCENE OF AN ACCIDENT – NO CONVICTION (NOVEMBER 2009) Defendant was observed by 3 independent witnesses hitting a vehicle and leaving the scene of the accident. The witnesses spoke to the arriving deputy and positively identified the defendant as the driver. Defendant was noticeably confused during the Field […]
April 14, 2010 Case Number 7565-XEF – Judge Lefler Charge: DUI Result: NO DUI CONVICTION Defendant was stopped for traveling over the solid white bar at a pedestrian cross walk. The defendant was then observed driving straight in a right turn only lane. Tampa Police Officers smelled an odor of alcohol on her breath and […]
Case Number: 2012 CT 005028 NC The defendant was stopped for changing lanes without signaling in Sarasota County. The trooper noticed signs of impairment and conducted a DUI investigation. The Defendant was subsequently arrested and blew a .149 and a .138. Darren Finebloom subpoenaed the officer to the DMV hearing in order to obtain testimony that […]
2012 C T 001342 (Manatee County) DUI Defendant was stopped in Manatee County by a Pinellas County sheriff for briefly driving on the wrong side of the roadway against oncoming traffic. The Pinellas sheriff called out for Manatee Deputies to respond. A DUI investigation ensued and the Defendant was arrested for DUI. He took a breath test and blew […]
7048-XFA – Hillsborough County – November 2012 Charge: DUI Result: Reckless Driving Defendant was stopped for running a stop sign. Upon extensive review of the location of the stop, pictures were taken of the stop sign and compared to the position of the officer at the time he allegedly observed defendant driving. During negotiations and […]
The Florida DUI manslaughter trial of a former New York Yankee is currently going on in Ft. Lauderdale. The DUI trial already has plenty of twists and turns.
DUI Checkpoints In Sarasota County have been ruled unconstitutional again. One journalist thinks despite some DUI cases being dismissed, it was the right thing to do.
A Tampa dentist has been arrested on DUI charges. The man is accused of DUI manslaughter in the death of two Marriott employees.
A Jupiter, Florida police officer has been arrested for a second DUI. The cop was in his marked patrol car in front of the police station when he was stopped for a possible drunk driving violation.
A man tried to pretend he was deaf to avoid a DUI arrest in Pasco County. The plan failed and he ended up in Land O’Lakes jail for DUI and other charges.