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DUI Law in Ohio

Posted April 29, 2011 By Richard Leo

It is important that those arrested for drunk driving in Ohio consult with a Cleveland DUI Attorney rather than¬†Denver law firms.¬† Local jurisdictions determine not just what constitutes driving under the influence, but the penalties that accompany a given offense. Drivers can’t be expected to understand the nuances of Ohio DUI law, so they may be unaware of mitigating circumstances within their case. A lawyer will be able to guide them through the process.

In addition to the usual guidelines about BAC ( blood alcohol level ), Ohio statutes have two separate designations for DUI. The first is … Read the rest