OWI 2nd offense amended to public intoxication and license saved

posted by Matthew Lindholm on Saturday, August 20, 2016

Jasper County, Iowa.  Client was charged with OWI 2nd offense after failing a breath test.  GRL successfully challenged the admissibility of the breath test result on the grounds that the officer did not have a sufficient legal basis to ask the client to submit to chemical testing.  The State ultimately agreed to amend the charge to publice intoxication and the Department of Transporation was precluded from suspending the clients license.
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