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I received a DUI in georgia but I live in DC. I plead nolo contendere, which is essentially a guilty plea. However, in my paperwork from my lawyer it stated "I hereby authorize my attorney to enter a plea of nolo contendere/guilty on my behalf and in my absence to all charges related to the above styled matter and sign any and all necessary document regarding same to an ordinance which will not report on my criminal history." what does this mean? I also paid online for a background check on myself and nothing came up. Please advise.
Sounds like your lawyer did a "plea in absentia" which means he/she enters a guilty plea on your behalf so that you don'...
I've been a U.S. Permanent Resident since 1992. I'm married to a U.S. Citizen and we have 2 girls, 1 1/2, and 4 1/2. I have always worked and paid my taxes. I have 3 DUI. 2001, 2009, 2015. I'm waiting to go to court for last one and already have a criminal lawer. What am I facing as far as my green card goes? It expires in 2023. If I'm found guilty for this third dui will I be put in deportation process? Can I still travel outside the country without getting detained on the way back? I went to see a immigration lawer in Jonesboro and he told me I have nothing to worry about as far as renewing my green card but I'm still a little paranoid, scared. Is he right? Please help, I'm losing a lot of sleep over this. I'm a good parent and husband just made bad decisions in my life.
DUIs are not considered crimes of moral turpitude so your green card will not be affected. Concentrate on solving your...
My C D L's were revoked under a nolo plea that I feel that I was forced to enter.
You don't provide enough information to give an answer. You should gather ALL your paperwork, charges, please, CDL,...
A person leaving a bar was accosted by 2 men in the attempt to rob him. The intended victim fought with both and bar security intervened as the victim was getting the best of the 2 robbers and looked like the agressor. Bar security told the victim to leave the property and ordered the robbers to return inside the bar. The victim tried to communicate that this was a robbery attempt. Bar security refused to listen as intended victim was intoxicated, and poor English speaking. Victim called police and then used phone to videotape the faces of the robbers. Bar security identified himself as a police officer. When APD arrived, they consulted with bar security and arrested the intended victim for DWI. No one listened to the badly beaten victim regarding the attempted robbery. What recourse?
Your friend needs to hire an attorney right away. It sounds like he may have some good issues, but he will need an...
2nd offense within 5 years. Retaining an attorney. I was pulled over for excessive speeding and fined for that and DUI. I blew twice, did field sobriety then blew again. I refused implied consent. On the citation for the DUI it doesn't state anything about me blowing or the results. It's marked that the test administered was blood. Would this be good leverage to get it reduced to reckless driving?
Your question makes me nervous for you. It sounds like you might be getting some good advice from a lawyer, and trying...
I was on my way to work and was pulled over with out any probable cause. Gave the officer the limited permit when he then issued me a citation for violating my driving conditions. Was that officer is the right for issuing me that citation or is this a beatable case?
You need to provide your lawyer with more information, and yes you will need to hire a lawyer to keep your driving...
So i was arrested for a dui drugs i consented to the blood breath urine test but was never tested. I have a nys liscense but it wasn't taken w away nor did they give me a dds1205 Do i have a still have a licensee?
If it's in your pocket, you "Still have a license." Is it valid? probably not in GA.