What is the Twenty Minute Observation Period?

Many people who have been charged with DWI ask about the twenty minute observation period. They have heard that the Alcotest operator must give the arrestee a twenty minute period before his or her breath is tested. This requirement comes … Read More

New Jersey Supreme Court Decides State v. Kuropchak

The New Jersey Supreme Court handed down a unanimous decision in State v. Julie Kuropchak on April 28, 2015. In this case, the defendant was convicted of DWI after a trial in the Garfield Municipal Court. However, the prosecutor did not … Read More