Today on the NC DWI Guy Podcast we talk about the One Leg Stand! If you don’t know the three standardized field sobriety tests backwards and forwards then you should not be handling DWI cases. In this episode, Jake Minick does a deep dive on the ways to attack the One Leg Stand test.
Understand the environment required for performing the one leg stand and how to utilize poor field conditions in your defense
Discover the type of subject/suspect that the one leg stand test is appropriate for and how your clients age, weight and medical conditions might impact the validity of the 1LS
Hear the specific standardized instructions that an officer is supposed to give and demonstrations the officer is supposed to show to the subject/suspect before administering the 1LS
Learn the clues the officer is looking for during the 1LS and more importantly when a specific clue should NOT be notated by the officer during the 1LS