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If I am convicted of a summary offense (non traffic citation) in Pennsylvania, can I get it expunged after fulfilling certain requirements?
Generally, you can have a summary offense expunged after 5 years. If you have been convicted of Underage Drinking,...
My brother is an indigent 30-year old, currently living in California after attending alcohol/drug rehab. He depends on my parents for financial support and does not have a job. He had a DUI in Pennsylvania, where my family is from, back in June. He has a court date in Pennsylvania in early December, but does not have the money to buy a plane ticket to attend the trial. He cannot afford a lawyer and has requested a public defender. Under these circumstances, is it possible to either 1). request that due to financial circumstances the trial be conducted via teleconference or 2). have a public defender or someone else appear on his behalf? I feel strongly that my parents should not pay for his transportation from California and I believe they are under no legal requirement to do so.
Your parents have no legal obligations to do so, but your brother does. There is no such thing has a telephonic...
What should i say in court if a officer said i was drinking underage but he didn't berth, test or blood test me?
me an my friend were pulled over he was breath tested , but the cop said he didn't think he would need to breath test me because he could smeel it .
The first thing you should do is consult with a local lawyer. Do not say anything in court without first consulting...
My friend got a DUI charge for smoking marijuana before driving... On the record, it says that she is male, can she get out of the charges for that reason?
Have your friend contact a qualified DUI attorney to discuss this matter. It is highly unlikely that the case will...
I live in pa and got convicted in md in feb,2011 on a offense that occurred in 2000
Because the conviction occurred in Maryland, any potential expungement would happen through the Maryland court system....
I was pulled over two days before getting my license back. It was on a DUI suspension. Certain driving specific circumstances, e.g., officer's headlight out, no moving violation (pulled over for looking like the owner), etc...Should I retain a DUI specific lawyer or a traffic violation lawyer? I am worried about the two months in jail more so than the fines. Thank you for the help.
I would recommend that you hire an experienced attorney whether he or she be a DUI specialist or someone who does...
I got DUI in PA recently..I moved to PA and within a week I was charged with DUI...I hold MA license....I moved completely out of MA...Does MA charge with any convictions and impose fines. based on MA laws....This my first offense DUI...I know PA impose fines based on its laws...
No, they won't fine you for a crime in PA, but if you are convicted you will have to comply with the reinstatement...
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