St. Paul, MN asked in DUI / DWI for Minnesota

Q: I was arrested for a DUI associated with a car accident where I sustained some minor injuries. Aren't the police

required to take me to the hospital before arresting me? They didn't.

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Douglas T. Kans
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  • DUI & DWI Lawyer
  • Bloomington, MN
  • Licensed in Minnesota

A: I certainly don't have all the facts of your situation, but generally every department has policies on how to handle certain situations. If your injuries required medical attention from a professional, you certainly should have been taken to the hospital at some point, especially if you remained in-custody.

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