Your Rights

If you need a lawyer to defend your rights, contact Attorney Bruce M. Robinson at 443-213-0345.

You can print out this information and give it to the officer if you wish to invoke your rights under Maryland Law.

THESE ARE MY RIGHTS OFFICER, I INVOKE MY RIGHTS AS FOLLOWS

  1. I decline to answer any questions until I speak with my lawyer.
  2. I wish to contact my lawyer at this time.
  3. If you wish to question me, I want my lawyer present.
  4. If I cannot reach my lawyer at this time, I decline to answer any questions at all.
  5. If I am taken into custody, I decline to answer any questions.
  6. I decline to perform any field exercises for sobriety (FSTs), any field PBT test, eye test, alphabet test, walk, balance or the like.
  7. I refuse to consent to any search of my car or person unless arrested.
  8. If I am not under arrest, I wish to leave right now.
  9. If I am under arrest, please advise me so.
  10. Before I give a breath sample at the station, I wish to speak with my lawyer.