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DUI Alexandria Virginia First Offense

If you have been charged with a DUI ticket in Virginia and are concerned about the punishment you may be facing, then contact us for help.  We have defended many DUI tickets in Virginia and we can help you as well.

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Davis v. Commonwealth

Facts:

Defendant was arrested for DUI first offense, and prior to trial, he was again arrested and charged with DUI second offense. Prior to a trial de novo in the circuit court for the first arrest, the district court convicted defendant of the lesser-included offense of DUI first offense for the second charge. On review, the court reversed his conviction for DUI second offense based on double jeopardy.

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Holdings:

The Virginia Court made the following holding:
  • An exception to the Double Jeopardy Clause may exist where a state is unable to proceed on the more serious charge at the outset because the additional facts necessary to sustain that charge have not occurred or have not been discovered despite the exercise of due diligence.

Contact our law firm today to speak with a lawyer today about your DUI ticket.  An attorney from our firm will do his best to help you.

We will do our absolute best to help you get the best result possible based on the facts of your case. Our law firm has the necessary experience to assist you with this matter.

Article written by A Sris
Sris Law Group
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