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Do I need to wait out NC's 1 year DWI suspension to get my license back? or do I only have to complete GA's 120 day suspension?
Georgia resident with a DWI conviction in NC. NC DWI conviction requires a mandatory 1 year suspension. However, I have a GA license and I think I would qualify for GA's 120 day reinstatement provided I complete the necessary requirements for reinstatement.
I've always said that it doesn't hurt to try.
Will this be enough to prove there was no probable cause to pull me over?
I was arrested for DUI in Atlanta GA about 1 1/2 years ago. I am now about to go to the hearing in a week and have received my arrest video. In the arrest video, everything looks standard protocol. But, when the DUI officer arrives on the scene, the officer that pulled me over begins chatting with the DUI officer. The officer that pulled me over says, "John... John, I pulled him over for a traffic citation, wanna know ... wanna know why I really pulled him over? I saw him look back at me in his rear mirror when i was behind him... i wanted to get him." they then went on and on about how to secure a dui conviction, and how to make a jury no feel guilty for me, and how you don't want to lose an arrest etc etc. This sounds crazy to me. HELP
Wow, this is great evidence for your case. You need to speak to your lawyer about this, although I imagine he or she...
Will I go to jail? Should I postpone the date? How likely is it to get out of jail in this situation?
I got a DUI and a Hit and Run two and a half years ago. I have only had one run in with law since at that was a 14mph over speeding ticket last year. I just got a letter in the mail to go to court. I have already completed DUI class and the clinical evaluation with the recommended treatment for this case. I am 35 weeks pregnant and I go before the judge in two and a half weeks. My lawyer keeps telling me the judge won't put me in jail but he was a cheap lawyer and I want to double check because I would be looking at, I believe, 13 days in jail. 3 days for a second DUI and 10 for a Hit and Run. I would definitely have the baby in jail if that is the case plus I would be missing weekly Dr appointments. Lastly, I want to go to court on this date so that I can be seen pregnant and I am hoping that will give me less of a chance of jail so that I am not taken away from my baby at all. Does it seem likely or unlikely that she would put me in jail on that date?
Unfortunately if you have an attorney you need to ask your attorney these questions. We can't interfere with your...
Does anyone have recent experience with Geico and DUI's?
I was recently charged with DUI, and it also included damage to my own car and nothing else. If I have full coverage and no claims for years, will my insurance still cover this? I do plan on working to prevent a conviction to that charge, hopefully a lesser.
A DUI involving a wreck means that your insurance may "hang you out to dry." You need to contact individual attorneys...
will i have to get an Interlock Ignition device & Will i have to take 2 Risk reductions and D&A evals also?
I got two dui's within 3 months of one another in two separate Georgia counties. My court date for both were 2 days apart. Both courts convicted me of a first offense DUI and imposed basically the same penalties. I am finished with both probations currently. Georgia DDS suspended my license for 1 year and 8 months. I am very near to that time. I know the DDS knew it was my second dui but the letter said nothing about an Interlock Ignition Device, only that a limited permit would be available after 12 months. I just never really needed the permit because I car pull to work and other places fairly easy. So after the 20 months I don't know what to expect to reinstate my license. If there is need to hire legal counsel in this matter I am more than willing to hire someone to resolve the matter as easy and quickly as possible. Thanks in advance for any advice and for taking time to hear me out!!
You don't even know if there is an issue, beyond the one in your mind. Why don't you go down to licensing and apply...
Misdemeanor & wreckless driving. Arrest sealed
Was arrested for dui But instead was reduced to a wreck less driving. It is no longer on my driving history. However the arrest is still there & it makes it hard for me to get a job as I am a nanny. Is it possible to have my arrest sealed or expunged. It was my first offense & a misdemeanor.
I'm sorry, but it is not likely that you will be able to get the arrest "expunged" or your record restricted. The law...
Is this legal to receive a citation after and not have any knowledge of it or talk to any police officer? Can I fight it?
I was jogging home from the bar and it was not my best decision. I ended up falling and breaking my ankle severely. I was picked up by the paramedics and had surgery and professional care and then a week later I get a letter in the mail stating that I am being cited for public intoxication and it has given me a court date. It did not have any info of the night or any officer name or anything. I did not talk to a cop or agree to any testing so I do not understand how I got this citation in the first place. This came out of no where and I would think someone would have informed me while i was at the hospital.
It sounds like you have a good case. With no officer and no evidence, the prosecutor is going to have a hard time...