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The driver turned left in front of me when I had the green light and I T-boned her. She was injured and charged with the accident. My young daughter had a bad bump on the head and my son and I weren't injured. Just shaken up. The insurance adjuster pushed to settle quickly which I thought was fine since I needed the money quickly to buy a new car since mine was totaled. I found out over a year later that the other driver was intoxicated and was charged and settled in court. The insurance adjuster did not tell me this and I had no idea until 1.5 years later. Is there anything I can do?
No; this is an unfortunate lesson. Always speak with an attorney. There is a reason we offer free consultations. Sorry.
for going 66 in a 45. What will happen to my license, probation, etc...
You need to hire a lawyer to help make sure your new ticket doesn't result in a violation of your probation and...
... never to return. Will I be extradited back on a misdemeanor dui?
It is doubtful that you would be extradited for a misdemeanor, but a warrant could keep you from renewing your driver's...
I also had three for a felony conviction over 15 yrs ago in Texas which I served 11 months. Texas never used the dui's in Georgia against me back then, and consequently GA never used the ones in Texas against me either. My bond for this recent dui was rather small only $1200 so a bail bondsman got the release for me for 10%..I have maintained a clean record for the last 15 yrs and its been 17 yrs since my 2nd dui in GA. I have a total of 5 priors in two different states that were over 15 yrs ago I am sure things have changed since then with the laws so.... I am scared...
Do not be paralyzed with fear, simple research and select a good criminal defense counsel practicing in Gainesville, GA...
My license was double suspended for marijuana possession when I was young. I filled the requirements on the first suspension and am in the second. I was caught driving to work, I panicked and told the trooper I was my sister, but thought better of it and told him the truth. Can hiring an attorney help me on my court date?
Yes!
Nowhere in my sentence did it state that DUI was to run consecutive with the 5 yrs., but that exactly what's happening.Is their anything I can do to stop this injustice.
You can petition the judge to clarify the sentence. However, when it is not specified, a sentence is generally...
My license wasn't taken, although I was charged and have a court date. I don't believe any 1205 form was issued to me. Who should I check with about this situation?
Yes...it's always good to file an appeal out of an abundance of caution. The Dept of Driver Services will always...