DUI - Defense Jury Verdict
In the early morning hours defendant is contacted by law enforcement, seated alone on the curb at the scene of a single car, non-injury collision. Defendant is observed by law enforcement to be intoxicated; he is arrested and taken into custody. Charges are filed against the Defendant for Driving Under the Influence. Mr. McMahon was retained by Defendant, the case tried before a jury, and the defendant was acquitted of all charges, finding that the prosecution did not satisfy its burden of proof that the driver was operating the vehicle at the time of the single car collision.