Pembroke Pines, FL asked in DUI / DWI for Florida

Q: I'd like to sue the bar that served me the drinks before I got my DUI. Is that possible?

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Jonathan A. Klurfeld
Jonathan A. Klurfeld
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Boca Raton, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: Generally no, not unless they kept serving you beyond the point you appeared to be extremely intoxicated. Your self control plays a part in your DUI.

Michael Eugene Zmijewski agrees with this answer

Michael Eugene Zmijewski
Michael Eugene Zmijewski
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  • DUI & DWI Lawyer
  • Orlando, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: Not very likely. Generally would be reserved for a scenario where you were very, very visibly intoxicated.

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