Marijuana DUI

Prop 207, Arizona DUI and Marijuana

On November 30, 2020 Arizona Elections Proposition 207 (Prop 207), which legalizes the personal possession of Marijuana, took effect.  Prop 207 significantly changes the DUI laws for defendants who have Marijuana in their bodies. Arizona’s basic DUI law, 28 A.R.S. § 1381.A.1, makes it illegal to drive or be in actual physical control, “While under… Read more

DUI Defense – Medical Marijuana v. Alcohol

  Medical Marijuana DUI cases in Arizona have two fundamental differences from DUI Alcohol cases which help the Medical Marijuana DUI defense at trial.   With Medical Marijuana DUI cases now going to trial and in some cases the State seeking to prove to the jury the Marijuana (THC) levels found in the defendant’s blood,… Read more