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Does anyone have any advice? OUI first time offense
This is my first criminal offense, and i got an OUI. my car was parked in a parking spot and turned off, my friend was throwing up so i went to go help him, as this was going on cops drove by and he ran for it, the officer came up to me and saw that i was intoxicated and arrested me. i commute to school everyday and have never had previous crimes
I am sorry to hear about your situation. It sounds like you have defense. Did you partake in the roadside tests? Did...
Should my parents come to court with me?
Hi, I'm a college student (18) and I just got in trouble for underage drinking. Would it make any difference if my parents showed up to court, or would it be useless since I am a legal adult?
Some judges in Worcester county actually require parents. Typically it is not the case. I think it's always better to...
How will I know if underage drinking charges will be filed against me?
My friend and I were stopped by two undercover cops on the street the other night with beer in our hands. We cooperated fully and they told us that it would not be a big deal at all and that it would be nothing more than a speeding ticket would be and that it would not go on our records. I have done research and it seems like sometimes charges are not even filed in cases where there was full cooperation because the cops don't want to deal with the paper work or testifying. How will I know whether or not they have chosen to file charges?
If no identification was sought from you, then they won't know who you are. If they took your IDs and did some...
What will most likely happen if I'm on probation for reckless driving and got charged with a DUI before my probation is over?
In March 2011, after a year and a half of the incident, the DA cut me a deal and reduced my DUI charge to reckless driving with 1 year unsupervised probation. With 2 months left to got pulled over for an expired inspection sticker and charged with a DUI by the same officer. I did a field sobriety and the preliminary breathalyzer (.09) but refused the one at the police station. I doubt it will go to trial until after my probation is over, but will I still be in violation of probation? Will my Reckless driving charge get brought back up to a DUI?
Yes, it is possible that you will lose the deal and could face your original charges being charged back to you. You...
I refused a chemical breath test for the state of Massachusetts, but in court plead guilty with a cwof.
I was told in court that i would lose my license for 45 days. However I received paperwork in the mail saying suspension for 180 days for refusing the breathalyzer. I was wondering if it would just be 45 days due to the fact that I plead guilty and said that the charges were accurate
You are correct. The 180 days loss of license for refusing the breatherlyzer test ends on the date the court accepts...
If i am on unsupervised probation and i am subject to random alcohol urine tests, could i also be subject to random drug tests?
On my probation form, the alcohol testing box is checked off but the box for a random drug test box is not
If the box for random drug tests is not checked on your form and nothing was said in court about random drug tests,...
Actions to proceed with when RMV suspended registration for Immediate Threat?
RMV suspended registration for driving with a suspended license due to CTR suspension active and considered it an immediate threat. Considering there is an active CTR, they will not reinstate until an active license. Can I save myself some money (insurance, excise, inspection) by cancelling the registration all together until I know I will be able to have a license? Do I have to keep my vehicle "registered" in order to have insurance on the vehicle due to a loan that still has to be paid? Maybe too many questions, but they are all connected.
First off, you must stop driving. There are dozens of cruisers out there with license plate scanners now. If your plate...