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Will a negative etg hair test prove that I was not drinking ina dwi charge where there is no blood or breath test?
I am a non drinker charged with a dwi. I smelled of alcohol because I am a bartender and was less than coherant due to a traffic accident.
That would not be helpful alcohol dissipates and it would not show up
My 21 year old son was charged with DWI w/minor in car. His 14 yr sister-in-law was in the car when he was stopped. She was 3 weeks from turning 15. When he went to arraignment, the judge denied him a public defender because he admitted to smoking a marijuana cigarette 2 weeks before going to court. The judge's comment was "If he had enough money to buy marijuana, then he had enough money to hire a lawyer." He did not buy it the marjuana, a friend of his did. Is this a valid reason to deny someone free counsel if they cannot afford an attorney? We have just lost our house & we cannot afford to hire him a lawyer. What can I do to help him?
No, this is not a valid reason to deny a public defender. The variables which should be considered by the Court are: (...
If a person was stopped in Novemeber of 09, and was drinking how long will it be until they can get a ticket or arrested for DUI? The police report states causes as fail to control speed, unattention and followed to closely. The status for field testing is none for alchol or drugs. Can a ticket still be issued ?
If you were not arrested for DWI or DUI at the scene (which in Texas is what they charge minors who are driving with...
I got my car stuck in a ditch and I had to ditch my car because I had a few drinks before the happening. It was towed to a storage and towing facility.
It is possible that you may face charges of leaving the scene of an accident, if you admit to driving, but that is...
I have to have an Interlock device installed in my car tomorrow & an at home device. Can I drink wine tonight?
I believe I must blow in the at home device every 2 hours.
Are you really asking that question?
I was sleeping in the backseat of my truck with my keys out of the ignition and out of reach. An officer woke me up asked if I had been drinking, searched my truck, found an empty beer bottle, and ended up giving me a ride to a hotel. I wasn't presented a citation or warning and I haven't seen a police report filed, it has only been two days.
You were not operating the vehicle so you will not be charged. It was smart to take the Keyes out and not have the...
When initially sentenced for my first dui offense, the Judged removed the At-Home Breathalyzer condition citing reasons that it was unfair and I am an adult who can drink. I still have to get an interlock if ever get another car during probation. However, after speaking to a TAIP counselor (who said I dont require any additional conditions) my probation officer said I was now on a "No drinking order." This is exactly what the judge didn't want for me. Can the probation officer do this without approval? Also, they never provided any literature about this condition.
Probation officers have broad authority to supervise probationers, including adding conditions reasonably related the...
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