Panel Upholds Convictions Despite Error In Submission Of Field Test Evidence

(August 18, 2015, 11:55 AM EDT) -- ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Although a judge erroneously permitted evidence of a preliminary breath test and a marijuana field test, an Alaska appeals panel on Aug. 14 affirmed the convictions against an Alaska resident for felony driving under the influence, driving while his license was revoked and sixth-degree controlled substance misconduct (George W. Lewis v. State of Alaska, No. 2468, Alaska App.; 2015 Alas. App. LEXIS 134).

(Opinion available. Document #30-150911-003Z.)

Responding to a call, the police in Wasilla, Alaska, on the scene of a car that...
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