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Dui and imigracion
hi mi name is estefany i have a boyfriend and he has a dui it wad a warrant but because he didny show up to court he got it as dui he got arrested monday but got out 3 hours later now he has court on march but he wasnt born here and his scare he might get deported
Deportation can happen as a result of certain dispositions on DUI/DWI cases. However, the fact that he was not...
Can you get charged with dui for prescription medication?
I have chronic pain from an auto accident and take medication sometimes so I can work and not be on welfare!
I am not licensed in WA, but in CA, where I am licensed, you certainly can. I am quite certain that WA has similar...
Statue of limitations for Dui
Driving under influence thirty years ago
If the charge is a gross misdemeanor, there is a 2 year statute of limitations. If you were arraigned, or summonsed...
Got DUI and granted early termination and expungement but it still show on my background check?
i got DUI on 7/2012 and granted early termination and expungement on 12/2014 but it still show on my background check. Company I applied for job requested hirease ( for my background report and they sent me a copy too where i can see my DUI violation. Why I still see that violation after my records are expunged? How it will go away? Please advice....thanks in advance.
There are quite a few facts missing here. You need to go back to the attorney that did the "expungement" and discuss...
Is it possible to get a DUI ticket reduced to a lesser charge when I blew .079?
I was pulled over speeding, officer had me complete field tests that I passed, asked me to breathe and I declined. I felt trapped as though the officer was trying to find a reason to take me in. I was arrested and agreed to blow at the station where I blew .079. I was let go and must appear in court in a week.
Can the charges be reduced? Yes, absolutely. Will it happen in your case? I don't know. Have you asked for a DOL...
DUI Different readings, can i get the case dismissed?
Hello, So i was given the Breathalyzer test. If i blew positive well over the limit two times and then a few minutes later blew under the legal limit, is this enough cause to argue that the machine was faulty? It makes no sense for me to blow well over the limit and then a few minutes later blow under the legal limit? How likely is my case able to be dismissed?
You should set up a consultation with a DUI attorney to discuss the specifics of what happened. Was one of these on the...
Is it possible to get charged with a dui from a skateboard, bike, etc.....?
What if you already have a dui or two or are currently on probation from a dui?
You can only get a DUI if you are operating a " motor vehicle." However, it is almost certainly a violation of your...