Connecticut DUI

What Happens if I Fail a Field Sobriety Test in Connecticut?

Imagine attending one of the many spring or summer festivals in Connecticut and being pulled over simply because the officer thought you were drinking at the event. In some cases, the ground area where these festivals are held is less than ideal for standing, let alone walking a straight line or standing on one foot. … Read more

First DUI Offense Penalties in Connecticut

Drunk drivers caused 36 percent of all traffic deaths in Connecticut during 2012. Though the 85 deaths reflected a 9.6 percent decrease from the 2011 statistic, Connecticut drunk driving legislation is not among the strictest in the United States. The advocacy group Mothers Against Drunk Drivers is lobbying to remove loopholes from existing legislation. Drivers … Read more