Drivers have the right to refuse any form of blood alcohol concentration (BAC) or chemical testing in Rhode Island. However, there are consequences:
When you are arrested for DUI, you do not have the right to consult with an attorney before deciding to take a chemical test and if so, what type—breath, blood, or urine. Each time a driver refuses a breath test in Rhode Island, the severity of the punishment grows in scale.
Other penalties associated with this DUI conviction include:
If you have been arrested for DUI and refused to take a Breathalyzer test, blood, or urine test, contact the Law Offices of Richard S. Humphrey immediately. The sooner we can act, the more effective we can be in protecting your legal rights during BAC testing and throughout the arrest.