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Drunk Driving Charge Reduced to Reckless Driving in the Kent County District Court 4/10/17

April 2017

CHARGES:
(1) FIRST OFFENSE DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL (BAC UNKNOWN)
(2) REFUSAL TO SUBMIT TO A CHEMICAL TEST (FIRST OFFENSE) 

At the Law Offices of Matthew T. Marin, Esq., Inc., we are extremely pleased to announce that a drunk driving charge pending against a Client have been have been reduced to reckless driving in the Kent County District Court and a corresponding charge of chemical test refusal was dismissed in the Rhode Island Traffic Tribunal.  To read more about the specifics of the case and how we were able to achieve the outstanding case result, follow this link to our driving under the influence webpage.
RESULTS:
(1) DRUNK DRIVING CHARGE REDUCED TO RECKLESS DRIVING resulting in one year filing with a sixty day loss of license (retro-active giving credit for chemical test refusal preliminary suspension), completion of a substance abuse assessment, and court costs on April 10th, 2017
(2) CHEMICAL TEST REFUSAL CHARGE DISMISSED

Practice area(s): DUI / DWI

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My name is Attorney Matthew Marin. I have dedicated my career to defending those charged with criminal offenses throughout Rhode Island. If you have been arrested or are under investigation for a criminal offense, we understand that are likely in an unfamiliar situation that can be extremely intimidating and even paralyzing. You may feel as if you do not know where to turn or who to ask for help. Fortunately, you have come to the right place to begin your search for answers and a successful resolution to your situation. We have extensive experience assisting thousands of clients facing drunk driving charges, domestic violence charges, and drug charges throughout Rhode Island.

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