DUI 1st Offense Reduced to Reckless Driving in Henrico County, VA
John M. Weiland of The Weiland Firm, PLC represented a client charged with first offense Driving Under the Influence (DUI) in Henrico County, Virginia. The client had been pulled over by police after being observed traveling at excessive speed. The client smelled of alcohol and admitted to consuming alcoholic beverages prior to performing poorly on field sobriety tests. Mr. Weiland was able to convince the judge to reduce the 1st offense DUI charge to Reckless Driving – a much less serious infraction carrying far less significant penalties.
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