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What Can I Do If I’m Accused of Drugged Driving?

Most cases of DUI stem from drinking and driving or using illegal drugs, but it is not uncommon for the legal use of prescription drugs to result in impaired driving and even your arrest. Texas, along with every other state, commonly convicts drivers that use legal prescription drugs and caused a car accident, since it conforms to the definition of a DUI. You were driving the vehicle, which is to say you were making it move and were in control of the steering, and You were intoxicated or under the influence, which means your ability to drive was affected by drinking alcohol or taking a drug, legal or otherwise. As of now, there is no comparable grading scale similar to the blood alcohol test. That means that without further study, there is no way to gauge how much of a certain drug it takes to impair a driver. How to…
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