Tempe police issue hundreds, if not thousands, of minor in consumption of alcohol citations. In Arizona, it is illegal for a person to be under 21 and consume alcohol. Police have the ability to stop a person who they believe may be under 21 to determine whether they have been drinking. It’s important to know your rights – what to say and do if approached by a police officer. While this article has to do more with the Tempe Diversion program, if you would like to know your rights when it comes to the police, please call my office and we would be more than happy to discuss.
On Monday, my law firm received a not guilty verdict at the trial of an ASU student’s minor in consumption of alcohol case. If this client did not hire an attorney, there is no way she would have been able to navigate the waters of a grueling trial. At the end of a two hour