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How Reliable is the Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus Test?

How Reliable is the Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus Test?

The horizontal gaze nystagmus test (HGN) is called one of the most reliable field sobriety tests. Police officers will rely on HGN to determine whether a driver is intoxicated or impaired. Like other field sobriety tests, however, this one can produce a false positive.

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Are Sobriety Checkpoints Permitted Under Arizona Law?

Are Sobriety Checkpoints Permitted Under Arizona Law?

If you have been arrested for DUI at a sobriety checkpoint, you are probably wondering if police have the right to just make random stops of motorists and cite them for DUI. In Arizona, sobriety checkpoints are permitted. These sobriety checkpoints are also called roadblocks or mobile checkpoints. These […]

What You Need to Know about Field Sobriety Testing in Arizona

Everything You Need to Know about Field Sobriety Testing in Arizona

Field sobriety testing is used as a general term but it actually consists of different practices. Field sobriety testing in Arizona is standardized and its purpose is to help police officers determine whether vehicle operators are impaired in any way.

Commonly Used Field Sobriety Tests

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Is It Possible To Pass The Alphabet Stand Field Sobriety Test?

DUI ArrestA lot of us have asked ourselves whether or not we could pass the Alphabet Stand Field Sobriety Test. Personally, I don’t think I could recite the alphabet backwards sober if my life depended on it. I’m almost positive many of you feel the same way.

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