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my ex-girlfriend was found guilty of a dwi there were witnesses that testified that she was driving she went to classes and I paid all the fines and she got her license back she now has gotten a second dwi 2 years later she wants me to go to court and say that I was driving for her 1st one she said that her lawyer said it would help her what would happen to me if I did this
I suggest that your girlfriend retain a new attorney.
If on my first Court appearance for DWI in New York State-(1st time offence ever) I request Assigned counsel and get approved - You say judge generally arraigns defendant and enters a plea of not guilty automatically even with no counsel avaiable. does this mean I lose my license on first court appearance even if I'm requesting Assigned counsel? Will I need to find ride the minute I leave court?
The judge can suspend without an attorney OR he can adjourn a few days for you to get an attorney. They will generally...
I had a DUI arrest in Florida but the charge was dropped to a reckless. First offense. Can I get it sealed?
Relevant details were the initial charge that I left the scene of an accident when I was stopped by the police. There was no accident and I subsequently refused the breathalizer test.
The laws regarding sealing differ from state to state. As I am not admitted in Florida, I researched this for you....
My friend received a driver license suspension notice in the mail. He went to Town Court to find out why. Apparently this is from 2001. He got a DWI, was on probation, failed to pay his fine, spent weekends in jail. They revoked his license back then. He got license back in 2005. Why was this not found back then? He would not have been let off probation without paying his fine. He has nothing to prove he paid it back then. Should he speak with a lawyer?
Greetings: There is no statute of limitations. Your friend should consider speaking with a lawyer. I would start...
I was recently convicted of DWAI in New York. I also attended a hearing at the DMV because I refused to take the breathalyzer when I was arrested. After the hearing, the DMV took my license away for a year based on my refusal. Can I get a conditional license? The woman judge hearing the case was really mean.
You can apply for the conditional license in light of the plea.
Out of state DWI: Live in NJ. DWI in NY State. Is is better to get lawyer local to town of violation?
Small town in Catskills of NY. I live a few hours away in NJ. Is there any real advantage, slightest as it may be, to find a lawyer local to the town, who may know the prosecutor, arresting officer, judge, etc? I've looked on here for any lawyers in this town, and none are showing, although there are some in some towns near by. I am not suggesting they are all buddies and this will just go away. I am merely looking to see if that would even matter.
It is a good idea to hire a good criminal defense lawyer who regularly appears in that court so he or she will know the...
How to reinstate a suspended drivers license for New York. License was suspended for DUI first time offense in New Jersey .
NYC resident had drivers' license suspended in NJ for 6 months as of May 2014. NY also suspended license for 6 months. Suspension was stayed pending appeal in New Jersey which was lost and license was suspended as of May 2014. Not sure what to do to reinstate suspended license.
Generally, the NYS DMV will contact you to let you know when you can apply to receive your license back. You can also...
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