Case: City v. MM
Case: City v. MM, 2nd Offense, Accident, Dismissal Agreement
Facts: At 5:55 A.M. a municipal police officer responded to a citizen complaint of an accident. Upon arriving at the location, the officer found client’s vehicle parked, with extensive damage to the front, with client passed out behind the wheel. Client was woken by the officer. The officer noted client was disoriented, incoherent and did not know where he was. Client was unsteady on his feet and smelled of alcohol. Client was arrested for DUI and taken to jail. At the jail, client registered .11g/210L on the breath test. This was client’s second DUI in Alabama.
Outcome: Alabama DUI lawyer Whitney Polson successfully negotiated with the City for a dismissal of the charge based upon a causation argument and actual physical control argument.