The History of Miranda Rights in Arizona

August 21, 2013

The Miranda warning, also known as Miranda Rights, is the formal warning that police are required to give to criminal suspects in police custody before they are interrogated. They are used as protections against any possible police intimidation toward a suspect and to preserve the admissibility of any statement the…

Tucson DUI Actual Physical Control

March 1, 2013

DUI in Arizona – Understanding “Actual Physical Control” Did you know that it’s possible to get a DUI in Arizona even if …you’re stopped on the side of the road to sleep off the drinks you had at a party? …your car is parked? In Arizona, “(i)t is unlawful for…

Making jokes about her DUI on Facebook puts mother in jail

October 13, 2012

Pat Asher crashed her car and was cited for DUI. After the incident she posted a message about it on her Facebook page. The post said “[M]y dumb ass got a DUI and I hit a car. LOL”. Apparently the judge did not laugh when she read the post and…