Arizona DUI

Maricopa County Approves Home Detention for DUI Defendants

On July 22, 2020, the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors approved a home detention program for defendants who are sentenced to jail on cases prosecuted in the Maricopa County Justice Courts. Under Arizona law a defendant may serve a misdemeanor DUI sentence on home detention or with continuous alcohol monitoring instead of jail if the… Read more

Informational Guide to Misdemeanor DUI in Arizona

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Arizona DUI Traffic School (TSS) & Points Suspension

  Under current Arizona law (as of 7/6/18) in addition to other MVD licensing sanctions, a driver found guilty of an Arizona DUI is subject to discretionary driver improvement actions imposed by the MVD. The current practice of the MVD is to impose discretionary actions based on the points assessment system.  DUI is an 8-point… Read more

What is a Felony DUI in Arizona, Number 8, State v. Cahill

The purpose of this series of podcasts is to discuss the facts, legal issues and sentences imposed in Arizona felony DUI cases so people can have an understanding of how individuals can be found guilty of Felony DUI and what sentences can be imposed. The cases discussed in this series are primarily based on memorandum… Read more

What is a Felony DUI in Arizona, No 7, State v. Walters

The purpose of this series of podcasts is to discuss the facts, legal issues and sentences imposed in Arizona felony DUI cases so people can have an understanding of how individuals can be found guilty of Felony DUI and what sentences can be imposed.   The cases discussed in this series are primarily based on… Read more

What is a DUI in Arizona, Number 6, State v. White Eyes

The cases discussed in this series are primarily based on memorandum decisions issued by the Arizona Court of Appeals.  Memorandum decisions are only binding on that individual case and are not legal precedent for other cases.  However, their discussion of the facts, legal issues presented and sentences imposed are a good guide for what it… Read more

What is a Felony DUI in Arizona, Number 5, State v. Flores

The cases discussed in this series are primarily based on memorandum decisions issued by the Arizona Court of Appeals.  Memorandum decisions are only binding on that individual case and are not legal precedent for other cases.  However, their discussion of the facts, legal issues presented and sentences imposed are a good guide for what it… Read more

What is a DUI in Arizona, Number 4, State v. Hernandez

The cases discussed in this series are primarily based on memorandum decisions issued by the Arizona Court of Appeals.  Memorandum decisions are only binding on that individual case and are not legal precedent for other cases.  However, their discussion of the facts, legal issues presented and sentences imposed are a good guide for what it… Read more