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In Armstrong County,Pennsylvania, can I purchase a firearm while participating in ARD program for DUI.
Will the background check return a denial?
A criminal background check will reveal no convictions so you will not admit on the applic a tion you were convicted of...
Can you get charged w/DUI if in an accident, but not arrested and unwillingly gave blood at hospital while unconscious?
So, I had a head on collision that I barely survived, was barely even drunk, report says, BAC was .09...but if I never was arrested and didn't do a field sobriety or breathalyzer, and they just took my blood unwillingly at the hospital and while I didn't even know, is that legal?
Yes. The Supreme Court has held that when there is an accident, the police can take a blood sample without a warrant....
Should I write a DUI leniency letter to my preliminary hearing judge before the hearing? Is is ok to do that?
I just heard its a good idea to write a letter to the judge before the hearing. that is may help me out. I know how I should write it, but I just don't know if I should write it to the preliminary hearing judge, or wait till after, if it goes to the main hearing at county court. But I've also heard that things can settle and be done with at the preliminary hearing.
Have you talked to your attorney about this?? Has anyone explained to you the purpose of the Preliminary Hearing?...
I have two dui convictions, one in 1990, one in 2000. the second was a misdemeanor 1. I can no longer get a concealed carry per
these are the only thing on my criminal record. How can I have my carry rights restored?
You most likely can't but call a local dui attorney and set up an appointment for a consultation.
If the arresting officer dosnt show up my appeal hearing for driving under dui suspension does it get thrown out
No, it will be continued, usually for up to 30 days.
On ARD for DUI, i got a 2nd DUI 2 days b/4 ARD finalization hearing. I have a plethora of concerns, but im telephobic.
I am on a ARD for a DUI, due to prescription meds. I did all requirements for it & just have fines left. I had my hearing for the 2nd 1, & the P.D. representing me @ this hearing & the judge suggested w/ my details I offered, I take it to trial. Now Im in a panic & confused I may do jail time b/c I felt pushed in the start & unheard. Like I was being judged as guilty b/c of my 1st offence & 2nd being close together. I feel that my original P.d. is not enthusiastic to do a discovery. Ive had ?s that my therapist @ SPHS needed answers for & he didn't seem to want bothered. he wouldn't connect w/ the prelim. judge to ask for them. Im trying to get all my med. lists, & script for my cane. plus doing videos of routes I take often.
I'm sympathetic with the difficulties you struggle with daily, and I'm sure your involvement with the criminal system...
First-time DUI. Do I need an attorney?
I got my first DUI, that's not in question. I'm hoping I don't lose my license. I have a clean record and have never been arrested.
Absolutely you need one. A first time DUI mandatory MINIMUM sentence can be anywhere from no jail time no license...
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