Tag: dui

Officer Ignores Evidence Of Innocence and Charges Innocent Passenger With OWI

Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa.  Last man remaining at accident scene was accused of operating while intoxicated despite the fact that all evidence pointed to someone else as the driver. Des Moines Police Department responded to a traffic accident where a vehicle struck a parked vehicle.  When law enforcement arrived, nobody was in the vehicle.  […]

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OWI

Words can’t describe how happy I am I decided to go with Bobby. He may be more expensive than other lawyers in the area, but the extra money is definitely worth it. Him and his firm took care of everything for me, making the terrible experience less stressful. He was very upfront with me the […]

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Uncertified Officer with Uncertified Preliminary Breath Test Results in OWI Being Avoided and Driving Privileges Saved

Rock Rapids, Lyon County, Iowa.  GRL Law’s client was charged with Operating While Intoxicated and faced a 6 month license suspension and up to one year in jail.  During the discovery phase of the case, GRL Law uncovered that the initial investigating and arresting officer was not a certified police officer in the state of […]

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Trooper’s Misstatement About Iowa OWI’s Impact on Out of State License, Saves Client!

Ames, Story County, Iowa.  Iowa State Patrol Trooper’s misstatement of impact of Iowa Operating While Intoxicated charge on Minnesota driving privileges results in exclusion of breath test refusal and avoidance of Operating While Intoxicated charge.  The Trooper improperly informed GRL Law’s client that an OWI in Iowa would only impact his Iowa driving privileges.  This […]

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Operating While Intoxicated Avoided – License Saved

Altoona, Polk County, Iowa.  OWI 1st offense amended to reckless driving and driving privileges spared.  GRL Law’s client was pulled over for speeding leaving Prairie Meadows Casino.  Client respectfully invoked her rights, refused field sobriety testing and requested an opportunity to consult with an attorney before making a decision to take or refuse the breath […]

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OWI Amended to Public Intoxication WIN

The Cerro Gordo County District Court recently granted the state’s motion to amend the charge from OWI to Public Intoxication following an aggressive, independent investigation into the circumstances surrounding a private party raided by the sheriff’s office. We were able to establish that more than two hours elapsed between the time our client last drove […]

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