Go to navigation Go to content
Phone: (703) 273-2750
McGlone Law Firm, P.C.

Lawyer Argues DUI Law Doesn't Apply to Private Property


Posted on Oct 03, 2013

A lawyer in Georgia made an interesting argument in the DUI case he was defending:  he said his client shouldn't have been charged with DUI because she was on private property in a gated community.  He argued that if a traffic law is broken on such properties, the police don't get involved, that "whatever security force patrols the property" takes action.  Unfortunately for his 19 year-old client whose BAC was .20, the judge didn't buy it, and said DUI laws apply everywhere, private property or not.  

Read More About Lawyer Argues DUI Law Doesn't Apply to Private Property...

back to top


Paul Liam McGlone
Connect with me
DWI and Criminal Defense Attorney and Founder of McGlone Law Firm