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Can I be charged with DUI if I was not driving
My tires became blown out and my car was on the side of the road my wife and I were in the process of getting the car towed when the cop showed up cuz he got a call about an accident and told the driver to stop claimed he smelled alcohol I refused the test and was arrested... Will I be charged
You were arrested. That means you are charged. I have had several OVIs over the years in which the officer did not see...
Will I be able to drive here in Ohio if placed on the ARD program for a DUI in PA?
I am an Ohio resident. I got charged with a DUI in PA. Am placed into the ARD program. The courts have suspended my driving privileges for 60 days in PA. But now one in the court system..not even my lawyer can tell me if my Ohio privileges will also be suspended. They tell me that by doing ARD that I am not convicted, only charged.
So, will I still be able to drive here in Ohio?
You should contact the Ohio BMV to see if you are still valid in Ohio. A lot depends on exactly how you were charged,...
What is the difference between ovi and reckless op
I was pulled over 1 house from home. They charged me with over the line and we have no lines. I refused there test because I had a new knee replacement and various disablities. They want to plea to reckless operation. What is the difference?
Reckless Operation under state code is a minor misdemeanor punishable by a fine of up to $150 and 4 poi ts on your...
Am I facing mandatory jail time for a 2nd DUI in Ohio? What should I do to minimize the penalties? Alcohol classes, AA meetings?
I pulled into a weigh station about an hour away from where I live where two state troopers were sitting. I got out of my car and went to the bathroom. Apparently, they could tell I was drunk. (Don't really remember) I took a sobriety test and failed then blew a .212. I am only 20 years old and my first DUI took place in Kentucky. This DUI took place in Ohio. They are only a year apart from each other. I ended up staying the night in jail then the judge scheduled a court date in 2 weeks. I am not sure what to expect. I have a job and am attending college. If I go to jail, I will probably lose both. Please help!
Get a lawyer ASAP. You are facing a second in six with a high test. There is mandatory jail time if you are convicted...