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Hello everyone, Thank you for the great job you all are doing on this site. I am a US Citizen that wants to move to Germany for employment purposes. I have a DUI(my first, and hopefully last) which was plead to a Wet and Reckless conviction. I was pulled over on 12/7/2013 and was convicted on 4/29/2014. On the German residency visa application, they have a question: Have you ever been convicted? and ask additional details if the answer is Yes. The question I have is: Do I have to declare Yes to this question? Any and all responses are deeply appreciated. Thanks to all of you in advance. Gr8Bay
Yes. You have a misdemeanor conviction so for immigration purposes you will always have to disclose it if they ask "do...
I just found out that my dad has been in the county jail for 7 days now. Called to jail and was told that no release date or court date. Only know he has been charged for bench warrant for DUI. Tried to find out bail amount is but was told to look for a bail bond. But wonder if I can deal with the bail without the help of bail bond agency. Don't know how to approach it. What does it mean by no release date or court date? How do I find out how long he needs to be in jail if without posting a bail? Then what happened next? Should I get a DUI attorney for his case but he has been arrested and been in jail for some time now? What happens to him otherwise? The jail person doesn't have much info to tell and I don't know the best way to approach this. Please advise.
Call the court clerk in the morning and/or the public defender's office in your area. Somebody should know what's...
It's been almost a year since my second DUI offense, I also had cocain in my possession,but was told that if I complete the drug class that charge would be dropped from my record. How can I get my drivers license back? I have five kids and I have to drive for work to make a living, what can I do???
On a second, you must wait 90 days and comply with the terms required by the DMV to obtain a restricted license. I...
I got my first DUI 2 years ago in CA. One of the conditions of my probation is "zero tolerance"-- not driving with any alcohol in my system. I'll be doing a bunch of out of state driving next month (NV, UT, WY), and am wondering if that "zero tolerance" will be enforced out of state. Will the out-of-state police know of the conditions of my probation? I know that I shouldn't arrested for a DUI out of state, but I'm trying to figure out if I need to be as careful about "zero BAC" when driving out-of-state as I've been at home...
Yes and no. Out of state MIGHT not know of your probation conditions, however, if you are stopped, arrested and...
I rolled my car over on an on-ramp to the 101 freeway and then pulled over on an exit ramp. Highway Patrol Redwood City arrived shortly after and asked me questions while having me take field sobriety tests. They took me to the station where I blew a 1.6 BAC then a 1.5. I was then taken to a hospital for medical clearance and left in the custody of the Stanford ER.
You will probably want to check out an Avvo attorney in your area because this is serious. I'll assume your BAC was...
I received informal probation from a DUI in 2010. It is set to end this year in July. This morning I received a citation for driving in the carpool lane. I am curious to see if this will affect my probation and if it will effect me negatively in any way.
Most traffic infractions cannot be used to violate probation. If you're on DUI probation, there are some important...
I was pulled over at highway 280 for speeding around 85mph. CHP asked me if I drank any thing I said no at the time but later I told him one drink. I did the sobriety test and blew the breathalyzer and got .09. When I arrived at jail I got .08 for first time and .07 15 minutes later. I was cooperative during the arrest and when I was in custody. Do I have a chance to lower my DUI to wet reckless?
That .07 will save you a world of hurt with DMV... your license should be on it's way back to you in a few weeks (...