Client driving on wrong side of road and had vomited on self. Breath test results of .214 showed Client almost three times legal limit. Nonetheless, Client did reasonably well on sobriety tests. At trial, Attorney Segura pointed out contradictions between officer’s testimony, police report and video. Police officers admitted that parts of their testimony were coached by prosecutor. State’s breath test expert admitted that she kept very few records and could not answer many questions. Attorney Segura argued breath result contradicted by sobriety tests and that officers’ testimony was not trustworthy. Jury returned verdict of Not Guilty.
State v. B. J. H.