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I am trying to get the BAIID system but at this moment I have no income and I just had a baby so I wanted to know if I qualify for the Indigence Program????
Social Security does not have an indigence program unless you are so disabled as to be unable to work for 12 months or...
September 2009, arrested for DUI. First and only criminal offense. Entered plea agreement of guilty. 12 mos probation, alcohol treatment, and fines completed. Voluntarily went to rehab in January 2010. Voluntarily went to AA meetings for 1 year after rehab completed. Going on 2 years sober. Employment opportunity denied w/background check. Very distraught. Company indicated I would have the job otherwise. They replied to my Letter of Apology with, "If you can get record completely expunged, you should and reapply for this position". Driving privileges were never suspended. Secretary of State has no record.
DUI convictions cannot be expunged.
A while back ago my vechile was taken for forefieture for felony charges. Now I'm goin to court for the felony charges and they have decided to drop my felony charges and just give me a misdemeanor will I get my vechile back?
You have a chance of getting your vehicle back, but how much time is "a while back?" Hopefully you have a lawyer who...
My 6 year old son lives mostly with my ex-wife. She has been on several evening dates recently, and I have heard through the grapevine that she is driving under the influence. Obviously, I fear for my son. How can I find out if she has any DUI's?
Criminal History Records information is only available from the Illinois State Police. Information is located at their...
Can the charging state choose to simply revoke my driving privileges in their state only? Can it be included in my plea agreement not to report to my licensing state?
As an example, if you have an illinois license and you are convicted of DUI out of state, then Illinois will revoke...
Also, she violated probation of her prior DUI with the last one. Bond was set in amount we can't afford($100K=$75K for violating the probation and $25K for the last DUI). Can we reduce the portion of the bond for the probation violation, if we hire an attorney?
If you hire an attorney, your attorney may file a motion to reduce the bond. However, there is no guarantee that the...
What could be done
Immediately hire an attorney to review the case file. There are time limitations on post-conviction motions. The sooner...