In Ohio, if you get pulled over for an OVI (operating a vehicle under the influence) and the officer asks you to take a blood, breath, or urine test, do you have to take one? What happens if you refuse?
In Ohio, consumption of alcohol and possession of open containers of alcohol in motor vehicles is generally prohibited, with two exceptions. Violation of the open container law is a misdemeanor offense.
Ohio law prohibits operating or being in physical control of a vessel while under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Read more about how Ohio defines BUI and the penalties you'll face for boating and drinking or using drugs.