"Field Sobriety Tests" in Nevada DUI cases

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Field sobriety tests ("FST's") are exercises Nevada police ask DUI suspects to perform to help determine whether the suspects are intoxicated. The three standardized FSTs are:

  1. Horizontal gaze nystagmus (the penlight test)
  2. Walk and turn
  3. One-legged stand

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