Memphis, TN asked in DUI / DWI for Mississippi

Q: My son was arrested and charged with dui and reckless driving. He refused the breathalyzer therefore no evidence. Cont.

His Mariana rights weren't read til he got to the police station. Does that matter and are public defender lawyers reliable?

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Arthur Calderon
Arthur Calderon
  • DUI & DWI Lawyer
  • Madison, MS
  • Licensed in Mississippi

A: Whether he was read his Miranda rights depends on whether he was subjected to an interrogation, where he incriminated himself. As to the public defender, it really boils down to whether you satisfied with the public defender or not. There are good public defenders, just as there are good private lawyers, and vice versa.

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