With Nearly 27,000 DUI Arrests in Arizona This Year, Phoenix DUI Lawyers Corso Law Group Urge Caution this New Year’s Eve

With Nearly 27,000 DUI Arrests in Arizona This Year, Phoenix DUI Lawyers Corso Law Group Urge Caution this New Year’s Eve

Nearly 27,000 DUI arrests have been made in Arizona in 2014, according to Phoenix DUI lawyers Corso Law Group, who closely monitor DUI statistics in the state. But while that number may be down from 2013 statistics also issued by Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety, the DUI lawyers at Corso Law Group that New Year’s Eve can still prove deadly for Arizona drivers. “Late November marks the beginning of the most dangerous time to be on the roads in Arizona, said Christopher P Corso, an Arizona DUI lawyer and the founding partner in the Arizona criminal defense firm Corso […]

DUI Immunity Not Granted to Arizona Medical Marijuana Users

The Arizona Court of Appeals has ruled that medical marijuana users are not protected from DUI charges if there is any trace of marijuana or its compound in the body while driving. Marijuana metabolites can stay in the body for weeks, but may not be significant enough to cause impairment. While these compounds may be inactive, this law still prohibits driving with any trace of marijuana in the body. Approximately 50,000 people in Arizona use medical marijuana since the inception of the Arizona Medical Marijuana Act in 2010. Some have argued that the act is supposed to protect medical users […]