While the courts often find breathalyzer and blood evidence very convincing, there are literally dozens of issues that can taint these results.
Besides alcohol-related arrests, more people are finding themselves charged with DUI after taking their otherwise legal prescription medications. Often, the driver was not even aware that the medication was putting them at risk for this offense. I have helped many clients get this type of charge dismissed.
If you are charged with a DUI, the most important step to protecting your rights and improving your chances for an acquittal is to consult an attorney immediately. When there is no probable cause for the stop, I can help get the case dismissed, or I can prepare you to get the best results for your circumstances from a court-required alcohol evaluation.
To see how the Illinois DUI laws have grown more severe in the last fifty years, click on: "History of DUI Laws in Illinois".