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My son got a citation for underage drinking. The judge dismissed the charges with community service, but said he still is sending the paperwork to Penndot and his license will be suspended. But from what I read in Penndot's manual, it reads that he would have to be convicted of underage drinking, Since it was dismissed, can we appeal with Penndot if they still try to suspend his license?”
While each District Court may have their own diversionary programs the Pennsylvania state program allows for a...
Received a dui in NJ in 2004 as a resident of NJ. Currently live in Pa and recd another dui in NJ. What happens to Pa license.
Pa abstract / full driving record shows no evidence of prior dui. When Pennsylvania finds out about my current dui will they see it as the first.? And why did my previous one in 2004 not show on current driving record. What if anything will pa do?
I am unsure why the driving record you are able to view does not show your prior NJ DUI but rest assured the current PA...
I am scheduled for a Pre-trial conference on December 10th for a D.U.I, however today I finally recieved a letter from the DA's office saying that I have been approved for A.R.D conditionally and I have a court date Febuary 24th. Does this mean I do not have to attend my Pre-trial conference since I have been trensferred to ARD court?
Yes. Missing a mandatory hearing could be deemed cause for removal from ard. A judges order is required for entry into...
What's the typical sentence (min/max) for someone with new DUI charges while license revoked & history of DUI in Pennsylvania?
CURRENT CHARGES: 75§3802 DUI Gen Imp/Inc of Driving Safely - 1st Off; 75§3309 Disregard Traffic Lane (Single); 75§3310 S Follow Too Closely; 75§1543 Driv While Oper Priv Susp Or Revoked; 75§1543 Drg Lic Sus/Rev Purs to Sec 3802/1547B1; 75§1543 Driving While BAC .02 or Greater While License Susp; 75§3714 Careless Driving. PRIOR CONVICTIONS: 75§3802 DUI: Highest Rte of Alc (BAC .16+) 2nd Off; 75§3802 DUI: Controlled Substance - Schedule 2 or 3 - 2nd Offense; DUI: 75§3802 Controlled Substance - Combination Alcohol/Drug - 2nd Offense; 75§1543 Driving While BAC .02 or Greater While License Susp; 75§3309 Disregard Traffic Lane (Single); 75§3802 DUI: Gen Imp/Inc of Driving Safely - 2nd Off; 75§3802 DUI: Gen Imp/Inc of Driving Safely - 2nd Off; Use/Poss Of Drug Paraph; Assault; Poss Of Marijuana.
There are many mandatory sentences under the DUI law. I can't tell from what your write whether this is a 2nd or 3rd...
I was pulled over in Lower Providence, PA because a Wawa employee told a cop I was acting funny when I bought cigarettes. The cop told me he would probably take me home because my house was right up the street. He gave me a breath test and told me to walk in a straight line and then lift my right foot and count. I made it to 17 and he told me to stop and than arrested me. He said I did not follow his instructions so he is not taking me home. Blood work came back .085%. His police report has a different story in it with slurred speech and blood shot eyes. All false. The only reason the arresting officer got mad at me was because I pointed out that his left foot was shaking really bad when was showing me the raise your right foot test. Chances of fighting and winning? No B.S. please.
It all comes down to why he stopped you. What someone said at a Wawa is not sufficient reason to stop you, but some...
I spoke with a lawyer today who said I will not qualify for ARD in Montgomery County, PA since I had it in 1999 for DUI. I am under the impression you can qualify after 10 years. He is offering a flat fee, but I feel he may not know how this works and will just take my money. His office is in Montgomery County and I would hope he would be up to date on all this. Should I look elsewhere or is he right. He told me any other lawyer who tells me I can get ARD is lying and just looking for money. Who is right?
You cannot get ARD if you had a DUI in the past 10 years. If you had one more than 10 years ago you could possibly...
I am being charged with DUI in Lower Providence, PA and just want an honest answer. I have been told, by a Montco lawyer, that they DO NOT reduce DUIs in Montgomery County. No chance at all. For some reason, I find this very hard to believe. Is he right or should I speak with someone else? I did have another DUI back in 1999 and got ARD.
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