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The Collision between CDLs and OWIs in Iowa

I was recently watching videos from an OWI arrest when one of my clients asked the officer, “does the legal limit of .04 for a CDL (i.e. Commercial Driver’s License) holder apply all the time or just when driving a commercial vehicle.”  I was caught off guard because the client was not operating a commercial vehicle when he was stopped but still was under the belief that the legal limit of .04 might apply to him.  The client expressed his belief that his confusion was common with CDL holders.  I began thinking back to my previous cases in which my […]

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