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I was charged wit DUI , but dont have any paperwork on it and dont know where to go
You should contact the clerk of courts in the county where you were charged with the DUI/OVI. They will have the...
If I was sentenced to take a DWI course as a part of my DWI conviction in Rhode Island, where can I go to take the course?
I'm just not sure where I need to go... are there certified providers, or can anybody offer a class? I want to go to the right place.
The simplest answer is to ask your probation officer. He will know who is approved and who is not. Next you can likely...
Two of my friends and I were on a beach in Newport RI. There was an open beer next to us that one of us had been drinking. Cops came over and told us that they had been called because a bunch of people were splitting a 30-rack and getting drunk on the beach (the cops saw them leaving as the they arrived). They said that they had to give us a ticket "in case anyone was watching," but assured us it was no big deal and like a parking ticket. The ticket didn't say how much it was on it and "like a parking ticket" didn't sound like a big deal so we weren't too worried. We just got the ticket (which was written out to just one of us) and it's for nearly 500 dollars. One thing that's weird is the beach name written on the ticket is a slang name, not the official name if that helps. Advice?
Bring it to court, the cop will probably reduce or dismiss it there. If not, fight it and point the finger at your...
I was arrested in Jan of 2010 but I didn't get sentenced untill May of 2010 when will my probhation period be over? J
Its a 5 yr probhation period would just like to know when I can go get it exponged...will it be when i was arrested or when I was charged any information will help Thanks
Your probationary period starts when you are sentenced.
I have been charged with DUI and awaiting decision. Going to India on Nov 27, 2014 for my Visa Stamping, any stamping issues?
My H1B Visa Extension was filed in November 2013, which was approved in Feb , 2014. Now I am going to India on Nov 27, 2014 and have to get my H1B Stamping done from India. I have been charged with DUI on November 1, 2014, Chemical Test Refusal and is awaiting any decision. Please could you tell me if there is any issue with my Visa Stamping if I am convicted of: 1.) Both the Criminal and Chemical Test Refusal Charges 2.) Criminal Charges for DUI alone 3.) Chemical Test Refusal Charges alone
It is in the consular officers discretion to deny the visa. I have had cases go both ways
I recently completed a DUI class and had to pay fines to both 6th district court and the DMV. I paid the DMV but didn't have enough left over to pay 6th district. I need a state ID and know that their is a bench warrant out for not paying the fine. I need the ID to cash a check next week to get the cash for 6th. If I go into the Rhode Island DMV on Monday to get my ID will they arrest me? Is the DMV involved with warrants or they would have no idea and don't run your name?
you should call and ask before going. Get in touch with your DUI attorney and maybe he can help you.
I was charged with underage drinking in college in Massachusetts and I paid a fine for it. Now I'm doing a background check for work in Rhode Island and I can't figure out if it's something I have to disclose it asks: Have you ever been convicted of a felony at any time, or, convicted of a misdemeanor within the past ten (10) years? (Excluding traffic related offenses).
Based on the wording of the application, I would make sure to find out whether the underage drinking charge was a...
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