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Pennsylvania State Police Decide to Halt Breath Testing for DUI

February 11, 2013

As a result of the ruling in Commonwealth v Schildt, Pennsylvania State Police has announced they will stop using breath testing for DUI.

Additionally, District Attorney Ed Marsico filed an appeal with the state’s Superior Court against the ruling.

This story has been widely reported in the media including the articles below:
ABC27: DA appeals breath test motion as police react statewide
PennLive: Battle over use of breathalyzers in DUI cases moves to state court
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Allegheny County DA discourages using breath testing for DUI arrests
NBC 10: Pa. State Police Stop Breathalyzer Tests, for Now

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