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Can I hire a lawyer to clear my driving records from a DUI from 5 years ago to be able to get hired at a car dealership?
DUI from 5 years ago. Blood test was performed getting at .24. No one was hurt just got pulled over and was taken by the cop over night. Lost license for 1 year. Now I'm in the car sales business but a lot of places won't hire me because of that. Live in Massachusetts but incident happened in new Hampshire.
Mass RMV driving history records cannot be "cleared", sealed, expunged etc.
Last May I got pulled over for looking at my cell phone while waiting at a light. When police ran my plates they discovered my car was uninsured and therefore my registration had been revoked.(without my knowledge). My car was towed and I was given ticket. I had recently switched insurance companies and there was a mix up over timing of new policy etc.... Easy solution to fix. Recently after getting ticket I had a family emergency and moved back to CT. I was there for several months helping out and forgot about ticket. Recently found out there is warrant out for not showing up to court (I did not receive summons). I want to clear it up right away but am scared about going to jail. I'm also planning on leaving country in next few weeks on as a volunteer for an organization with my school. I need to get it cleared before leaving asci don't want any problems at airport. Can I show up at court, pay fines and get warrant resolved? Do I need to go with a lawyer??
Your best bet is to retain a criminal law attorney tomorrow. That's not a lot of time.
Do I have to wait the full 45 days after pleading out my case to get my dirver's license back?
I recently plead to a continuance without a finding on driving drunk. It was my first and only offense. I was arrested in Boston on June 6 and was allowed on June 20 to get the continuance without a finding for one year. I was told my driver's license was suspended for 45 days (so by August 4th I guess I can get my license back). My question is-- even though I already plead my case on June 20, do I have to wait the full 45 days to get my regular driver's license back? Or if I am eligible, should I try to get one of those sunset licenses?
What you're referring to is a "hardship" or "cinderella license. You are eligible to apply for one so long as you can...
Will I be charged for OUI if was not in the car had flat on side of road(have no record of OUI)
was in cape cod got there Friday was staying with friend so ended up going out for drinks got drunk so left car till morning had my friend drive cause was still drunk from night before we got a flat tire so pulled over she had things to do cause we had day planned for beach with kids so had my sis and her kids dropped off with me so could wait for aaa so could get towed to shop pick up after beach. someone came and help switch tire and that's when cops came said whats going on said fixing tire got flat about to call aaa that's when he gave me field sobriety test and placed me under arrest OUI with child endangerment
Sounds like you were already charged if the police placed you under arrest. Additionally, OUI with child endangerment...
I live in Massachusetts but i was visiting my daughter in Maryland when i was pulled over for a DUI. I plead guilty at the out of state hearing and they suspended my license for a year. On the plea form there are various restrictions such as needing a device installed in my car and only being able to drive to my doctor apartments, to get the device re-calibrated and to AA meetings. Massachusetts has since sent me a letter stating my license is revoked for a year. Do the restrictions set by Maryland transfer to Massachusetts?
They should, you should call the lawyer who represented you in Maryland to find out what to do here in Massachusetts....
What can I do to get a hearing about this. Smart Start has many problems especially with their apparatus and still I am paying.
I am a resident of Massachusetts.I have had a Smart Start breathalyser as ordered by the DMV in my car for 5 years. It was due to come out May 16, 2016. I am in the middle of a divorce, have cancer and am 64 years old. On May 15th I parked and locked the car and entered the local Panera. I did not receive a prompt to blow into the apparatus prior to turning the car off. If the apparatus is even close to require a reading it will say so. It did not.. The result was in that short period of time ( 2 hours) I had 12 violations for not blowing into the device. The apparatus told me to take the car for a reading and pay for the lockout and a final calibration which was done yesterday, May 16, 2016. Then , as directed, I took the reading to the Springfield DMV and was denied the removal. I have had no alcohol in my system for 7 years - my Psychiatrist will verify this.. I called Consumer Affairs who referred me to DMV for a new hearing. I was told the law is the Law and no matter the circumstances there would be no hearing. I found your site and am looking for advice.
There is a whole lot of issues here. Get the printout of your monthly calibrations from Smart Start, for each month....
After my probation is over, will it show on background check?
I was pulled over for marked lane violation. I volunteered for sobriety test, which I marginally failed. Then I was arrested by state police and taken to police station. There I took breathalyzer test and results were 0.13. This was my first time being charged with anything. I am debating if I should go to trial or take a plea. If as a first offender I take the plea (24D program) what impact will that have.
It depends what you mean by background check. Even if you are acquitted, the entry 'admin per se" will always appear on...