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Alcoholic ( soon to be ex) husband put his work vehicle in son's name. He did this after he got a DUI. Can this cause problems?
During the pedent lite hearing, we were told not to get rid of any assets. I recently learned that my husband told our 17 year old that he was giving his vehicle to him and that when he got his license he could get it. My husband bought another work vehicle after. 1) If my husband has problems, accidents, or tickets while the vehicle is in our son's name, will it become a problem for our son? 2) Was it lawful for my husband to change the title over to our son after the judge said not to get rid of any assets?
1) Yes. If your son allows his father to use the vehicle knowing that his father is unlicensed, he could be liable for...
Can I suggest rehab to court for estranged husbands 1st DUI in Va.?
He refused the breath test , spent one night in jail and vehicle was towed. He was restrained by 6 officers when he had gotten offended at their perceived disrespect towards him.He has a lawyer. He is normally a nice person but when he relapses it's a shame..We have been trying to get him to accept help for over a year since his relapse,Kids fear for him.He goes to court the 19th of this month.He has good insurance that can pay for rehab.He really needs help.His disease is costing our family much loss and heartache.
If he is found guilty of the DUI, then VASAP will be ordered. That is the basic program required by the state for such...
I killed a construction worker by DUI in 2008 and got 6 years, 3.5 suspended, and spen t 2.5 years in prison. Now I got
another DUI and had a BAC of 2.5. I'm in jail, have plead GUILTY, and my friend is asking for the answer to this: How much time will I get? There is talk about me getting ALL of my original sentence back. Could I get more than 6 years in prison this time?
The most you could us 3.5 years of suspended time for the violation plus whatever they gave you on the new dui. It...
Alright I was charged with dwi and marijuana possession, searched, and no miranda rights.
After a sobriety test, the officer asked me if he'd find anything illegal, I said no, he then felt my pockets and pulled out a baggy of marijuana, I didn't consent to a search, and I thought they couldn't take out my personal property without asking ME to do so, (unless it be a weapon) , I showed no sign of danger that would even provoke him to search me, he placed me under arrest and stuck me in the cruiser without reading me my rights THEN asked me to consent to a drug test, which ("not knowing my rights to silence" I agreed to... is there a case here?
Case for what...,,,,,,,,,........,,,,,,
Asap drug violation on first dui
I was aressted for 1st DUI got 12 months jail time 11 month 10 days suspended.no probation. Yes asap. I started asap today and failed my drug test. What are the most likely actions that will happen?
I recommend that you consult with your attorney that represented you on the original DUI charge. He/she will be the...
Can I be convicted of DUI as a passenger if vehicle was already stopped and me and the driver had already exited the vehicle
My girlfriend and I pulled up in front of house. She(driver) and I(passenger) got out and began to unload groceries etc. when police pull up and immediately come after me, assuming I was driving. Apparently she was driving with her headlights off leaving the store about 1/4 mile down street. I feel like because I smelled of alcohol and was a little obnoxious that they were determined to arrest me. Driver Can and Will testify to driving the car. First I wasn't driving, 2. Car was parked, 3. Not running, 4. No keys in ignition. 5. Neither my self or driver were in car. It feels like officer made a big mistake but once they determined I had been drinking all I could do is try my best to stay calm and cooperate as best I could.
Can you be charged? Yes! Can you be convicted? Yes!!! Can you fight it?? ABSOLUTELY!!!. This isn't baseball....
Received a second charge of underage possession when already dealing with a first charge? What is going to happen to me?
Back in February I received a charge of underage possession when drinking in my dorm room with friends. We all received charges and recently went to court and received 75 hours of community service. This past weekend I made the horrible mistake of being caught outside of a fence at a party where the police caught me under the influence of alcohol. I received a second charge just 4 days after going to court for the first one. I do have an attorney (Using the same one that I had for my first charge). What type of punishment from the courts am I looking at now?
You really should be asking him/her this question. It is why you have hired him/her right? The key to answering your...