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Can a police office call you to come down from your porch then give you a breathalyzer then arrest for public intocication
I was at a bar with my wife two guys jumped me I went to the hospital when I came home I went back to the parking lot to look for my lost chain the bar is two blocks from my house on the way home a cop pulled beside me at the corner of my house asked where I was goin I said home he drove off I got home was sitting on my porch the officer pulled up asked me to come here I came down off my porch he said breath into this gave me a breathalyzer then arrested me for public intoxication
There needs to be some more facts. I would suggest that you contact and talk with an attorney to go over your options...
Plea Agreements in DUI arrests
Are plea agreements to reduce the chargers from a DUI arrest to a dry or wet reckless driving charge common or rare in the City of Philadelphia? I know that it depends on the case but I have read a few articles that mention the high workload of the DA office in major cities like Philly. These articles mention the use of plea agreements to reduce the workload.
DUIs are treated seriously here in Philadelphia, as in any county in PA. With the exception of first offense, very low...
If you recieve a DUI in PA and 3 weeks before you officially get charged can you get a license in another state?
Will they correspond with each other even tho its before your charged?
Your question appears to state that if you get charged with a DUI in one State (PA), can you get a license in another...
Dui conviction vs Dui (Ard Disposition)
I have a dui controlled substance charge. I likely qualify for ard because I have no prior misdeameanor or felony convictions. While on ard, I have to wait a year to get it expunged from my record. I have a bachelor's degree and I am driving myself crazy thinking how this charge mat affect me finding a decent job for the time being. I know ultimately every employer is different but I feel it would be more acceptable if it was a simple alcohol dui but no legit company wants a druggie even if it's not a conviction but a ard disposition. Am I thinking too much into this a shot just apply for jobs because at the end of the day it's not a conviction (and never will be) and jobs only care about convictions? Or is this something I should genuinely be concern ed about? Or is this
Employers care more about JUST a conviction, they care about a course of conduct. Thus, even it's imperative you do...
Will the new bill 1239 passed October,2014 affect my DUI case as I was arrested January, 2014?
I was looking for some help from a attorney possibly currently or previously dealing with this. I was arrested January,2014 and took a plea deal to be charged as a 1st offense because I had a prior but then everyone pretended to know nothing about my priors and I was sentenced as a second offense third tier so my public defender screwed me. I had to hire an appellate attorney and this case has been going on for some time as I try to get my original deal or at least a fair chance at trial. This technically would be my third as my first being 2008 in New Jersey I received two in 2014 the last before I was convicted of the first so I believe Commonwealth vs Haag would have applied but now new law was passed recently so my question is if I do get the plea negated would I face harsher charges?
This is an excellent question to pose to your appellate attorney. While represented by an attorney, he or she must be...
First offence DUI, what are the penalties?
My boyfriend got pulled over for running a stop sign. Turns out he had been drinking and got a dui charge. It is his first offence with no previous records. They brethalized him in the field and in the station. I do not know the number. There was no accident or property damage and he was less than a block away from the our house. They did not do a blood test to find the actual BAC like they should have. Can the case be thrown out? If not can a deal be made to reduce the fines and suspension?
He should enter a not guilty plea and request a court appointed attorney or hire private counsel. There are usually...
Is 2nd dui considered a traffic violation?
i recently got a notice to report for jury duty in philadelphia.in the questionare it asks have i ever plead guilty to a crime other than traffic violation. it was a misdemeanor and i did do jail time and probation for it.the 2nd dui occured in april 2012.what im concerned about is if this is a scam to have me report to the courthouse cause i still owe some money on old fines.
The questionaire for Philadelphia Jury duty does ask if you have been convicted of a crime. And yes, a second offense...
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