When charged with OUI in Massachusetts, the Commonwealth must prove 3 elements under the law to convict you. They must establish that you were
- Operating a Motor Vehicle,
- On a Public Road,
- While Impaired or Under the Influence of Intoxicating Liquor (or drugs).
How does that work if they find you asleep in your car?
As with so many legal situations, it depends. [Read more…]