Breath test refusal in Colorado traffic investigations

Anyone who has driven on Colorado interstate highways has probably encountered construction projects or accidents that have stopped or snarled traffic. Highway lane closures can cause backups for miles. Occasionally traffic jams are caused by drunk drivers and resulting investigations by law enforcement. In a recent reported incident, a Colorado [...]

Breath test refusal and express consent

The average Colorado driver is very much aware of the serious consequences that can come with a drinking and driving arrest and conviction. For this reason, when one is stopped and law enforcement begins asking questions that indicate their suspicion that the driver has been drinking and driving, it is [...]

Breath test refusal has serious consequences

Driving while intoxicated is a serious crime in Colorado, with even a first drunk driving conviction in criminal court potentially resulting in jail time and high fines. For this reason, people who are pulled over after drinking may be tempted to refuse to perform a breath test. However, breath test refusal has [...]

2018-02-23T23:52:36+00:00 January 11th, 2018|Breath Test Refusal|0 Comments