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Back in 2007 I was charged with a DWI in Minnesota. It's kind of a tricky story and I ended up getting sentenced with Careless driving. No ONE told me to appeal the MN department of transportation for the revocation of my license. So since they are separate I still have a DWI on my license, but not on my record. Too bad I was young and naive and didn't know that because a few weeks ago I got another DWI and blew a .20. They forfeited my vehicle since this is my supposed 2nd DWI within ten years. What are the chances, if I appealed the forfeited vehicle, of me getting it back? The vehicle is only worth about $2500. Or would it just be easier to try it back at auction?
You might consider hiring an attorney to defend you on the present charge; it is serious, and to correct the record.
i was convicted of 3 DUI,s in 1998 2000 2002 then put on IPS status in order to get my DL back
Usually, not. The DWI criminal convictions as well as the associated administrative drivers license revocations would...
I received a dui in minnesota over a year ago i tried to get reinstated and they told me i had to wait 5 years is that right
i need advice
While I don't practice in Minnesota, this appears excessive unless you have had prior DUI cases.
I recently hired a dwi lawyer, of course this is my first time and I do not know much about how laws or lawyers do there job. My lawyer that I paid half already says just wait till court date and we will go on from there. I don't know if he even investigated my case nor did he gather any information about my case. Is that really how it works that my lawyer waits till court date and never informs me about anything else?
Every lawyer has a different approach, but above all you should be comfortable with how your case is being handled. I...
I missed my Implied consent dates since the courts/ DMV sent my revocation to an old address, however I won my Criminal case, Can I appeal the impled consent?
You can always try. The 30 day filing deadline is a very strict requirement, but if you never received a notice, and it...
DWI enhancement. I am wondering if my prior DWI can be used to enhance a recent one I got. I was revoked on my prior DWI . . .
. . . more than 10 years ago, but was convicted less than 10 years ago. Can they use it to enhance? Thank you for your help.
Yes they can go by the conviction date or the revocation date. You should contact an experienced DWI attorney to...
Can someone explain to me how a search warrant is to be properly served when taking a blood test for DUI?
I dare not get into too many details. Let's just say the officer was way wrong in how he handled it. Should be grounds for dismissal.
You will have to call and talk with an attorney about this issue as it is very fact specific. There are many attorneys...
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