My blood test came back at .187, however I blew a .173 before they put me in the drunk tank, about 2 hours later. Is this inline? If I get an independent test and it comes back higher, will that hurt me more? If it comes back lower I would think it is a good thing.
In Colordo, one of the important blood alcohol numbers that doesn't get mentioned often is .170. At that level or...
_ Subj had a couple beers at Bowling Alley.
2-3 hrs later, he drove home.
[ On narrow, one-way road, he was menaced by car squeezing past on right.
To avoid collision, Subj pulled SUV leftward off road, across RR tracks.
Storm-drenched, he misjudged clearance, getting wheel stuck along track.
Laying rocks in would-be wheel path, he attempted to ramp out SUV's wheel. ]
Physically an invalid (as marked on licenses) & in pain, Subj appears rocky & strange.
Nearby police approach & by appearance arrest him as DUI.
Instead of Breathalyzer BAC Test, he requested more accurate Blood Test, at Station or nearby Longmont hospitals. Request was declared Delay Tactic - a Refusal.
Also, Forceful arrest inflamed pains, inducing unintended reflex motions:-- declared Resisting Arrest.
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