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Rhode Island DUI Lawyer Matthew T. Marin Announces Recent DUI Victory

Posted by Matthew Marin | Aug 05, 2010 | 0 Comments

Attorney Matthew T. Marin announces a recent victory for a client facing the charges of First Offense DUI with Breath Test Results Over 0.15 BAC (two times the legal limit). If you need assistance or are facing Rhode Island Drunk Driving Charges, contact Attorney Matthew T. Marin at 401-228-8271 or [email protected].

(1) Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol with Breath Test Results Over 0.15 BAC
(2) Disorderly Conduct
(3) Reckless Driving
POLICE REPORT: Client was observed swerving in and out of parked cars at a high rate of speed in the Misquamicut State Beach parking lot by a Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management Officer. The DEM Officer pulled the Client over. While speaking with the Client, the Officer observed slurred speech, bloodshot watery eyes, and a strong odor of alcohol emanating from his breath. The DEM Officer then administered the Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus field sobriety test, which the Client failed. The Client then became verbally abusive an belligerent towards the Officer, screaming profanities and attempting to fight the Officer. The Officer then administered the final two field sobriety tests, which the Client failed. The Client then submitted to the breathalyzer which determined that his blood alcohol level was 0.155 and 0.165, twice the legal limit of 0.08. The Client was charged with Driving Under the Influence with Breathalyzer Results Over 0.15, Reckless Driving, and Disorderly Conduct.
(1) DUI / Drunk Driving with BAC Results Over 0.15 - DISMISSED
(2) Disorderly Conduct - DISMISSED
(3) Reckless Driving - One Year Probation (no loss of license)

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Matthew Marin

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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