Blog Posts in June, 2016

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  • Supreme Court Reaches 5-3 Split Decision Permitting Warrantless Breath Tests in DUI Arrests

    Posted By Tomeo Sills, LLC || 27-Jun-2016

    According to an article published by CNN, on Thursday, June 23, the Supreme Court issued a split ruling on three drunk driving cases, deciding that while law enforcement requires a breath test after a person is arrested, a warrant is mandatory to request a blood test in the same situation. These three cases are referred to as Birchfield v. North Dakota and occurred from three different arrests ...
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  • Jury Takes 30 Minutes to Return 'Not Guilty' Verdict in DUI Case

    Posted By Tomeo Sills, LLC || 1-Jun-2016

    Tomeo Sills, LLC recently defended a client who was wrongfully accused of driving under the influence. On May 5, 2015, our client was arrested by a Connecticut police officer working DUI Enforcement. The officer’s report greatly exaggerated the nature of client's driving and performance on field sobriety tests, which was all captured on video. After being arrested, the client submitted ...
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