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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 06-06-2005, 12:52 PM Thread Starter
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[size=18px][/size]DUI Defendants Skip Charge By Asking How Test Works

SANFORD - Hundreds of cases involving breath-alcohol tests have been thrown out by Seminole County judges in the past five months because the test's manufacturer will not disclose how the machines work.
All four of Seminole County's criminal judges have been using a standard that if a DUI defendant asks for a key piece of information about how the machine works - its software source code, for instance - and the state cannot provide it, the breath test is rejected, the Orlando Sentinel reported Wednesday.
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haha, nice
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It makes sense.

"This here black box says you're 100 per cent guilty!"
"What's in the black box."
"Um, we can't say."

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Thats great..if I ever get a DWI which I cant see myself doing Im going to ask for source code
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Wow.. wonder if i can get my money back from dui classes from when I was a F'up back in 93 i think it was. Give me code or give me Justice!


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The crap thing is that the breathalyzer is just evidence but i would bet that in the vast majority of these cases they had cause to take someone off the streets. But because this company is worried about its secrets, these people go back on the streets. What I don't understand is why isn't this company protected by patents? If so, then open it up.

Same thing with voting machines.

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