I am SD Resident revoked in IA for DUI 2nd. It was recorded under old IA DL number from 10 yrs ago. My SD license was up for renewal in early 2013. I checked at an SD license station and the revocation is in the National Drivers Registry under the old Iowa license #.
If I take steps to get Iowa DOT to correct, will the info be forwarded to South Dakota? If so does South Dakota do anything with it i.e. revoke a resident license. Some states do not have mechanisms in place or simply do not carry out the DLC compact provisions even though they are members.
The Iowa revocation is 2 years for test refusal. SD law allows a max one year revocation for test refusal. The DLC requires a state to issue a DL after one year state law permitting. I want to pursue this option if needed to get DL issued.
I'd suggest using avvo to find a couple of qualified DUI attorneys in SD. Most will offer free consultations, and...
My got arrest 32 days ago and was just now arraigned, I retained a lawyer for him that represented him before. I went and and I asked the lawyer if he was going to ask the judge if my spouse can go to alcohol treatment because they have a bed ready for him. the lawyer stated no not this time. Instead he stated he is going to do time in prison. he will be released in the fall. I asked him if he can at least get on bond he stated no I want the time he is serving to go towards time served. he was arrested for the 5th DUI and today is was read to him it was his forth. he was on probation for his 3rd which he violated when he got arrested at a different county. the lawyer did not even mention bail at the hearing. can I bond him out? was he violated? I don't feel good about the lawyer now.
He has an attorney. I would hope that attorney is doing his job. If you feel the attorney is not you can seek the...
my spouse is facing jail time for probation violation for the 4th DUI and he is currently in jail for the 5th DUI. we retained a lawyer, the lawyer stated to my spouse that its jail time. the lawyer stated that the county where he was put on probation, the judge is very upset. what can I do help him with his case?
Has he tried counseling, and substance abuse programs?
Does his attorney use these methods of defense?
my husband was on probation for his 4th DWI and was put on probation for 2years and he got caught within 3 months for his 5th what is going to happen now, I tried to bail him out and his probation officer put a hold on him, what will happen now?
You've stated he has retained a lawyer. That is a good thing under the circumstances described. Since he has counsel...