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Arrested? Charged in Ridgecrest or King County? – Not Your Fault? Driver License Suspended
He has 32 years experience in defending DUI clients. He has received the highest possible lawyer ratings by the national lawyer rating services: an “AV” rating by Martindale-Hubbell, and a “10-Superb” rating by Avvo.com. He is a former Lynnwood City Prosecutor. He is very experienced, skilled and aggressive lawyer. And affordable. Get the best dui defense. Get the lawyer you need. Call Ridgecrest DUI Lawyer Paul Hanson for your Free First Consultation.
Significant Ridgecrest DUI Case Relevant Information
DUI is really a considerable offense throughout King County as well as Washington State, the state with the hardest DUI laws in the USA. Here DUI is a gross misdemeanor crime which holds harsh penalties if convicted. Ridgecrest DUI Lawyer Paul Hanson checks out everything, from inaccurate blood as well as breath alcohol tests, to the arrest location's street conditions, traffic patterns, weather condition, environmental conditions, and also your individual medical ailments which might just have an effect on your tests. Considering that Ridgecrest police officer errors are able to result in incorrect traffic stops and also incorrect DUI breath/blood alcohol test results, he will thoroughly scrutinize all of the case evidence in order to discover simple facts as well as evidence which may serve to help your defense and also avoid a DUI conviction.
Ridgecrest DUI Lawyer
Being charged with or convicted of a Ridgecrest DUI can carry serious consequences for you and your family:
- King County or Washington Jail time
- Mandatory electronic home monitoring (EHM)
- Washington State Driver’s license suspension or revocation
- Restriction of driving privileges
- Insurance – dropped auto coverage
- Insurance – raised auto rates
- Mandatory interlock ignition device
- Alcohol or drug treatment
- No entry into Canada
DUI and Physical Control laws are strictly enforced in Ridgecrest and King County, Washington. The current legal limit for blood alcohol content (BAC) is .08 for adults and .02 for those under 21. The legal limit for marijuana DUIs is 5 nanograms for blood THC content. However, you can still be charged with DUI even if you are below these limits if the King County Prosecution can show that you were “affected” or “impaired” by any amount of alcohol, drugs, or both. You can also be convicted of “physical control of vehicle while intoxicated,” even if you aren’t actually driving the vehicle in Ridgecrest or King County at the time of your arrest.
WASHINGTON STATE DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING
Driver License Suspension Telephone Hearings Information
(For DUI Cases Only)
Your Department of Licensing DUI driver license suspension case will most likely never be actually heard in King County court. Rather it will likely be heard completely in a telephone conference call with the assistance of a Department of Licensing (DOL) Hearing officer assigned to your DUI license suspension case. This particular DOL telephone hearing will most likely be scheduled inside 60 days of your DUI arrest date. The selected DOL Hearing officer will phone you and also your lawyer on your lawyer's office audio speaker telephone ... or on your own residence or cell phone if you do not have a DUI lawyer.