Category Archives: Field Sobriety Exercises

The best Orlando DUI attorneys should exclude evidence of the HGN test.

The Admissibility of the HGN (Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus)

Orlando police officers and Orange County Sheriff’s deputies are trained to use the same “standardized” field sobriety exercises when conducting a DUI investigation: The HGN, “Walk and Turn,” and the “One Leg Stand.” The first of these standardized field sobriety tests (or “field sobriety exercises,” if you want to be accurate) is the Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus. If you’ve been arrested…

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