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Venue in Goodlettsville Police Department DUI Cases

Venue may be tricky in Goodlettsville,TN. DUI cases. Goodlettsville is one of the few cities that I know of that is located in two counties. Goodlettsville Police Department has jurisdiction in both Sumner County and Davidson County. Venue is simply where the crime is committed. Proving venue is important. The Tennessee Constitution requires the case be tried in the county where the crime was committed.

Can a personal breath tester help you avoid a DUI?

Wearable biosensors that measure the heart rate and count steps are all the rage these days. There is one type of device that has a unique application - a personal biosensor that measures a person's blood alcohol content. Whether you are a regular drinker or just an occasional one, such a device could help you avoid getting arrested for DUI. But before you put your trust in a personal breath tester, there are some things you need to know.

DUI and your ability to be employed

Tennessee residents may not be aware of the long term effects that DUI-related felony convictions can have on their ability to find new jobs or remain employed. The truth of the matter is that DUI convictions will follow a person for a long time to come, impacting everything job-related in their near future.

Auto-brewery syndrome may be responsible for your DUI

While most people in Tennessee realize that breath analyzers may not always be accurate, there are also certain health conditions that can land you with a DUI, even when you have not drunk a drop of alcohol. We at the Law Office of Rob McKinney can educate you on the dangers of auto-brewery syndrome and how it may affect your blood alcohol concentration.

Smryna, Tennessee DUI Alert

If you are arrested for DUI in Smyrna, Tennessee, your case will start in the Municipal Court of Smyrna. One unusal feature of DUI cases in Smyrna is the compliance hearing.

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