IL DUI lawyerField sobriety tests can be unreliable. Anything from the shoes a person is wearing to the weather conditions on the side of the road can cause a person who is sober to appear intoxicated. People who have certain medical conditions might appear intoxicated during field sobriety tests when they are not. Unfortunately, police officers do not often listen to the person they have pulled over when he or she tries to explain how his or her medical condition might influence the results of the test. This can lead to needless DUI arrests. A Naperville, IL criminal defense attorney can take steps to prove that your field sobriety test was impacted by your condition. 

Types of Medical Conditions That Affect Field Sobriety Tests 

Common medical conditions that could mimic intoxication during a field sobriety test include: