December 2012 Snohomish County District Court Case
Mark W. Garka's client was arrested for DUI and blew below the legal limit of .08. The State Prosecuting Attorney offered to reduce the charge to Negligent Driving in the First Degree. The Client declined the offer and his case was set for Jury Trial. At the arrest, the Client did not exhibit any fine or gross motor skill degradation. Furthermore, the Client declined to do the field sobriety tests and his speech and facial color and speech were normal. On the day that the trial was to begin, the State Trooper failed to appear. The Judge dismissed the case. Case Dismissed!