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Rising Curve Defense

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Definition - What does Rising Curve Defense mean?

Rising curve defense is also referred to as rising alcohol defense and is based on the DUI defense that a driver was not under the influence of alcohol and did not have a BAC or blood alcohol concentration of 0.08% or higher at the time they were driving, but that their BAC rose to that level after their arrest due to the absorption rate of alcohol.

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  • Rising Alcohol Defense -- more information on the term from www.duiattorneyhome.com
  • BAC -- Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) is the concentration of alcohol in the blood of an individual.

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