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Great insurance coverage?
I've been convicted of a DUAI about 2 years ago and have not seen a change in my insurance, is that normal? Would I expect a change in the near future?
"Don't hit a gift-horse in his mouth" - not likely to see a change this far out.
Can an aggravated DWI be dismissed due to postponements?
A friend was charged with aggravated DWI in March 2014 - BAC was .20 and there was one prior DWI six years ago. Property damage - no injuries. The case is still ongoing due to postponements. The case was recently moved from a Town Court to a County Court - I think because it is a felony charge. Because the case has ongoing for about 8 months - would this case be eligible for dismissal anytime soon?
Not every day automatically counts against the DA's speedy trial time because certain reasons for adjournments are...
How many times can a case (aggravated DWI) be postponed and can the postponements provide some advantage to the defendant? .
Regarding a woman charged with aggravated DWI in New York State - 3rd DWI in ten years - two DWIs involved damage to another vehicle - but no injuries. Most recent DWI - BAC was .20 The case been ongoing for approximately seven months - my understanding is this is due to postponements.
Postponements can be advantageous to the defendant in several circumstances. One circumstance is if the postponement,...
Can I get an early release from FELONY DWI PROBATION in New York State ?
I was sentenced to 6mos. County Jail time with 5yrs. FELONY DWI PROBATION in New York State in 2013. My question is: Can I get an early release from FELONY DWI PROBATION in New York State ?
My understanding is that early termination is always possible. Speak to your probation officer. It's far more...
How much influence can participating in an alcohol rehabilitation program have on the outcome of the case and on sentencing?
In April 2014, a friend was charged with aggravated DWI - her BAC was .20. It was her 3rd DWI in ten years. This and one other DWI involved an accident with another vehicle but there were no injuries. She recently started an alcohol rehabilitation program. Due to adjournments, the, case has been ongoing for six months. My question is how much influence can participating in an alcohol rehabilitation program have on the outcome of the case and on sentencing?
It really depends on the judge, but most are pleased to see proactive steps to address the problem and give out lighter...
If I get a plea deal is my license still revoked for 6 months?
I am 20 years old and in college. I was pulled over and blew a .07. I am being charged with a DWI It is my first offence. If I get this plead down to a traffic violation, can I keep my license without a suspension?
Since you blew under .08 and you are under 20, we can get this dismissed under the per se law.
Final disposition never entered on driving record -just the charges how does that get corrected?
My brother had a DUI in April of 2012 and refused breathalyzer. He had 3 charges - dui, leaving the scene and property damage/personal injury. He was found guilty of DUI and the other charges were dropped. The DMV lists all the charges on his denial for reinstatement of his drivers license. How can this be corrected?
If he was found guilty after trial, perhaps the other charges were not dropped. If he pled out, so to speak, to the...