Mohegan Lake, NY asked in Criminal Law, DUI / DWI, Traffic Tickets and Civil Rights for New York

Q: I was stopped walking in June 30th 2017 ask to blow 0.00 at 2:30 am because the cop profiled me

My refusal warnings were read to me at 628am where I allegedly refused urine 4 hours after first test legal aid is telling me I don’t have a case call me please

1 Lawyer Answer
Peter Wade Kolp
Peter Wade Kolp
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Brooklyn, NY
  • Licensed in New York

A: If you were walking and were asked to blow for being intoxicated its different than driving.

Suspended License: Refusing a breathalyzer or chemical test in New York State can result in a 1-year license suspension. ... Civil Fine: Drivers face a fine of $500 for refusing to take a breathalyzer or other BAC chemical test. Those with a prior refusal or a DWI conviction within 5 years are fined $750.

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