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I have over 300 hours of PSW remaining, however I plan on paying my fines completely off. I hope to move out of state by June. Will they require my community service hours to still be completed before moving?
Will the 300 hours PSW have to be completed. It is possible that the sentence may be modified to substitute something...
we have two houses one in town and one in the country . I was asleep at in town house and the atv was at the country home. i was unaware that he had taken it this is his third dui so he is in alot of trouble. the way it is. I just dont see how they can take my atv
The statute allows the arresting agency to seize a motorized vehicle used in the commission of the offense of DUI in...
Friend attempted suicide by slitting his wrist. Lost a lot of blood had to get 50 stitches I made a rash decision by driving no one else was available. Cops pulled me over no reason was given. Said they will not take me to jail because of the circumstances but had to give me some ticket they gave me a field sobriety I was completely sober what are the possible outcomes
There are facts missing here. However, if you received a ticket, you could be charged with BAIID violation. Please...
arreseted Jan 31. this will be my third appearance. I was not intoxicated and feel wrongly accused. Dont I have right to a fair and speedy tria;?
Yes you do. The State policeman can present evidence of the accuracy of the machine at the hearing. The judge...
Was pulled over for probable cause, no traffic violation. I did all the wrong things at the time of arrest, the PBT was .09. Failed FST, Hour later at the station, it's .14. I figure it will be very hard to beat. Could a motion to rescind be granted for the PBT being inaccurate due to use of an inhaler within 20 min. or so? As for DUI, is it better to try to get supervision for a first offense, or try to get it reduced to reckless driving?
There are many possible factors that go into choosing a strategy for DUI defense. In my opinion, hiring an experienced...
I am ON supervision for a DUI. I am 18 months into a two year supervision. Here is my question: Will this show on a background check for employment? And if so, how? I was told if I successfully complete it will not show as a conviction, but since I am still 6 months away from completion, how does it show?
If you were convicted, the the DUI will, or at least should, show up on a criminal background check. Who told you that...
Will I still have to get high risk insurance for 3 years even though I have had my license the last 12 years and have a good driving record? Do I still get revoked and have to get a permit to drive to work? Does the state suspend your license for a year then revoke it? Since this is their error will they be more lenient with me since I have been driving 12 years with a good record for those 12 years?
Yes the state may impose the revocation even years later. The remedy was for you to take action back in 2001. Instead...