Colorado DUI Defense: The Law and Practice, 2nd Edition, 2017

For even the most seasoned attorney admitted to practice in the State of Colorado, defending DUI cases has always presented special challenges. Today mounting a successful defense is more difficult than ever. Now you have the advantage with Colorado DUI Defense: The Law and Practice, Second Edition. This text and supplementary DVD contains the most important information to help you attain a successful verdict.

Written by Jay M. Tiftickjian and James Nesci, both members of the National College for DUI Defense, Colorado DUI Defense: The Law and Practice, Second Edition ensures that you understand the chemical, biological and technological concepts and issues underlying DUI prosecution and defense in the State of Colorado. The authors provide the most up-to-date information available on key areas of DUI law in Colorado including: DUI Investigations, Driving and Field Sobriety Testing, Drug Recognition, Evaluation and Chemical Testing, Blood Alcohol Calculations, Pre-trial Investigations and Motions, Practice, Plea Offers and Agreements, DUI Trial Procedures, and more.

This Second edition is expanded from the previous one, and includes new cases, new sections on social media use for attorneys and liquid chromatography mass spectrometry, police radio codes, motions in limine, sentencing, field sobriety testing (2013 FST Manuals), blood testing uncertainty, drug-related driving offenses, the latest Colorado statutes, and more, making this text the most important book to have with you in all phases of a DUI case, from investigation to trial.

Many practical tools and applications designed to streamline and simplify the complex DUI defense process have been developed along with this book. They are all included on a bonus DVD–so you can locate, review and print them out in a matter of seconds. The companion DVD contains NHTSA studies, articles and visual detection videos.

Included are the NHTSA Student and Instructor Manuals for 2013 & 2015, the DRE pre-School & DRE School Manuals, and the ARIDE for 2013—the latest edition from NHTSA! Some vendor sell these together for $400 or more. They are all included on the DVD at no extra charge!

Lawyers & Judges has published twenty state-specific DUI defense reference books. A practitioner in Colorado raved in the Colorado Lawyer that Colorado DUI Defense: The Law and Practice is “a must-have resource” and would make “a nice gift for the lawyers in your life who practice DUI defense.” The Wisconsin Lawyer reviewer gave Wisconsin OWI Defense: The Law and Practice a touchdown review, calling the book “the best book I have read pertaining to Wisconsin operating-while-intoxicated (OWI) law, and one of the best in dealing with the substance of OWI law”

Book Topics Include:

  • Lawyer Advertising
  • Basic Client Relations & Representing Clients with Special Circumstances
  • Alcohol- and Drug-Related Driving Offenses
  • Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV)
  • Pre-Trial Investigations
  • Pre-Trial Motions Practice
  • Plea Bargains & Convictions
  • Trial
  • DUI Investigations: Driving and Field Sobriety Testing
  • Drivers Under the Influence of Drugs
  • Chemical Testing
  • Blood Alcohol Calculations
  • Expert Witnesses

DVD topics include:

  • NHTSA Advanced Roadside Impaired Driving Enforcement (ARIDE) Manuals 2013
  • Automobile & Motorcyclist Pamphlets
  • AZDPS Blood Alcohol Testing Uncertainty Budget
  • NHTSA Drug Recognition Expert Course (DRE) 7-Day School 2013
  • NHTSA Improved Sobriety Testing
  • NHTSA DWI Detection and Standardized Field Sobriety Testing
  • Standardized Field Sobriety Testing Validation Studies
  • And more!

Where to Buy Colorado DUI Defense: The Law and Practice

Colorado DUI Defense: The Law and Practice, 2nd Edition, 2017 can be purchased is available at Lawyers and Judges Publishing Company.

ISBN 13: 978-1-936360-60-4

Author: Jay M. Tiftickjian, James Nesci