Q What are the two separate proceedings to defend against in a DUI in Southeastern, Connecticut.
In a DUI case in Southeastern Connecticut there actually two cases in one. This means that there are actually two separate cases to defend against. There are criminal charges brought by the State in criminal court. Second, there are administrative charges brought by the Department of Motor Vehicles.
The two prongs that you must defense against are (1) the Court charges, and (2) the Department of Motor Vehicle license suspension process. Each process is a separate process that the State brings against you. You can win one, both, or none. They are two truly separate proceedings.
If you have been arrested for DUI in Southeastern, Connecticut contact the Southeastern, Connecticut DUI lawyers at The Bartinik Law Firm, PC., 100 Fort Hill Road, Groton, CT. at 860-445-8521 or toll free at 888-717-4211.