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Blood tests in DWI cases according to Virginia DUI lawyer

Blood tests are frequently obtained pursuant to a search warrant in Virginia DWI cases where the arrestee refuses breath testing, is unable to provide a sufficient breath sample, has been injured and taken to the hospital, or is suspected of having being influenced by drugs....

Warrants should trump exigency for blood draws- Virginia DUI lawyer

Warrants to obtain blood for alcohol testing from DWI suspects was the default Fourth Amendment rule -- absent the driver's consent -- until June 27, 2019, when the United States Supreme Court decided 5-4 that exigent circumstances exist for a warrantless blood draw whenever a...