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does the arresting officer have to be present in court in a dui case? because he wasn't and when I asked the judge, prosecuting attorney they totally blew me off? And another officer came in and said he was there for the prosecution and was not on seen or even working when the arrest happened in fact the only officer on duty was my arresting officer! And he was no where to be found not in the court or building! When brought to the attention again that I wanted to know if my arresting officer was supposed to be present I was again blown off! So what should I do? I thought I had the right to ask my arresting officer questions but the prosecutor flat out denied me of that! Do I have any rights on this and can I do any thing about it??
If you were at court for an appearance or an arraignment, then no the officer does not have to be there. If you pleaded...
Lost my License indefinitely due to DUI manslaughter. This all happened in Florida in January 1996. I have been out of prison after a little more than 9 years served. I contacted Florida DMV but was given no real answer how to get it back. I was told I was eligible to get it back. I just don't know what to do. I now live in West Virginia. Have been working since my release, even a dispatcher for the police department. Have been in no trouble since either. Any help in this matter would be greatly appreciated.
You likely need the flordia hold taken off. Contact Flordia DMV and tell them you got a DUI years ago and now you've...
I received a fleeing DUI charge around November 2013. The charge was dismissed in magistrate court in February 2014. Can I still be indicted and if so how long does WV have to indict?
In West Virginia, they would have three additional Grand Jury terms of court to indict you - which are in 4 month...
Over the weekend I was stopped by an officer and given an underage consumption ticket with a court date on March 17th. The officer said to me personally "If you just show up to the court date the charge will be dropped". There was a friend with me when he said this. I am turning 21 on March 1st and he said it will be an early birthday present. Do you think he was saying that just to get me to show up to court or is there an actual possibility that the charge can be dropped.
You should hire an attorney to represent you on this charge
I was charged with a dui in 2012 as a minor. i served 6 months and and now trying to get my licence back. To receive my licence back i need to have a car with the interlock system, to get the interlock i need to have insurance, to get insurance i need to have a licence. I am growing tired of this cycle and no being able to find any answer so i am going to fight the interlock. will i have any luck?
It's not uncommon for people with DUI charges to struggle with a circular pattern of requirements. Typically, you won't...
I got dui in west Virginia ten years ago can I just go get my drive license back or do I still have to take class
not to many details just pulled over sent through All test and got dui
Most likely you will have to take care of any outstanding conditions from the DUI no matter how old it is. You should...
My girlfriend told me she needs to have a blow & go installed in a vehicle in order to obtain a drivers license. Back in 2010 her husband at the time jumped into her vehicle after drinking at a bar, he was only supposed to go to work an come home. When he didn't come home she went looking for him in his mother's car an found her car at a bar parking lot she entered the establishment. An arrangement was trying to be made to get home safely all tho two vehicles where at the business location. An argument developed while discussing the means to get home. An the 220lb husband jumped in behind the wheel an sped off. Wife gave chase.. a mile down the road husband rolls wife's car... Wife charged with PERMITTING A DUI. Lawyer beat the permitting charge but was charged with obstruction.
You have given details about an incident a few years ago but I don't know why. Do you have a question?
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