State v. P.A.
Maximum Sentence: 364 days jail, 6 year loss of license, $2,000.00 fine
Mandatory Minimum Sentence: $500.00 fine, 90 day loss of license
Synopsis: Client was stopped for a minor traffic infraction. Client performed relatively well on field sobriety tests and admitted to consuming alcohol. Client was arrested and given a breath test at the station and blew a .07% BrAC and summonsed for court. Officer indicated that the Client was impaired despite the low breath test result.
Result: We spoke with the DA prior to arraignment and got him to agree to dismiss the case based on a lack of evidence.