Drug Related DUI in Arizona

March 3, 2014

Over the last 10 years, there has been an increase in drug-related DUI’s in Arizona. Even if you don’t have alcohol in your system, you can still be charged with a DUI if there are drugs or controlled substances in your system. This kind of DUI can apply to a…

How To Handle Getting Pulled Over On Suspicion of DUI

February 17, 2014

If you are pulled over and the police office suspects that you have been drinking, you will more than likely be asked to answer a few questions and perform a field sobriety test. Anything you say or do can and will likely be used against you by the officer, so…

Factors That Can Affect Breathalyzer Tests, Provide Inaccurate Results

February 14, 2014

When someone is pulled over on suspicion of a DUI, one of the steps that an officer must take is perform a breathalyzer test, provided that the driver does not refuse to take the test. There are many things that can affect the results of a breathalyzer test, which would…

Getting A DUI When Visiting Arizona

January 27, 2014

If you live in Arizona, you more than likely are aware of the strict penalties that the state holds for those that are convicted of a DUI. But what happens to a person that is visiting Arizona and is charged with a DUI? If you are an Arizona resident and…

Reducing Your DUI Charge To Lesser Offense

January 13, 2014

If you have been charged with a DUI, it is not doubt that you want your charges to be dismissed, and Thrush Law Group can help do just that for you, if possible. Dismissal is less likely to happen in most cases, but what is more possible is that your…

DUI Offenders and Filing a Lawsuit Against The Bar That Served Them

December 23, 2013

At Thrush Law Group, our Tucson DUI attorneys know how complex a DUI case can be for anyone involved. Allocating the rights to a person accused of a DUI to sue the bar that served them alcohol is not an impossible feat, but it is a complicated process. In most…

Arizona DUI Task Forces Have Arrested Nearly 1,000 People in the Last Two Weeks

December 16, 2013

Since the week of Thanksgiving, nearly 1,000 people around Arizona have been arrested for DUI by one of the DUI task forces around the state. These task forces operate from late November through the end of the year (as they have in previous years), and stats from the Governor’s Office…

Tucson DUI Attorneys on Protecting Yourself From Drunk Drivers

December 2, 2013

Law enforcement officials are trained to immediately identify if someone is driving under the influence. As someone who also drives, it is important that you are aware of the common signs of drunk driving as well in order to protect yourself and others. Tucson DUI lawyers at Thrush Law Group…

Traces Of Week Old Marijuana Could Land You A DUI

November 11, 2013

Prosecutors in one Arizona county argued on Tuesday that people who smoked marijuana days or even weeks earlier could be charged with driving under the influence of drugs. Deputy Maricopa County Attorney Susan Luder argued before the Arizona Supreme Court that the county had acted properly in charging a man…

The Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus Test

October 28, 2013

The horizontal gaze nystagmus test is one of the three standardized field sobriety tests used by the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration to identify possible drunk drivers. This test has been studied to be the most accurate of the three, with a 77 percent accuracy rating in detecting blood…