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Will my 12 wk DUI treatment program in Florida transfer exactly to Washington state?
First time DUI. It's a misdemeanour, since I wasn't driving when I was charged. I have already finished the 12 hr class. Because my BAC level was over .14, I must complete a 12 week treatment program. I have already enrolled, since I was given a strict time frame to enroll in my DUI school, finish the classes, and enroll in treatment. I'm moving to Washington in less than a month. The staff at my treatment program are aware and have instructed me how to transfer my case. My question is... After I relocate and transfer my case, will I be completing the program Florida has instructed me to complete or will Washington judge my case again and decide my fate? If Washington is deciding my fate, what am I looking at, roughly? Thanks in advanc
For the courts: This partly depends on whether you have prior DUIs. If this is your first DUI, and a misdemeanor,...
Delayed progress towards reinstating license, IID / SR22 4 years later?
I was charged with a DUI (I believe DUI is the charge on my record, I paid to print my WSP Criminal History and for some reason it’s not on there?) in Washington State approximately Dec, 2013. I completed all court requirements with no ailments, but since I was a student at the time with no need to drive I decided not to pursue reinstating my license. I am now interested in reinstating. I checked the DOL ‘reinstate my license checklist’ and it says: 1) submit assessment/treatment report (I finished treatment back in 2014, had my file faxed today) 2) reinstate your enhanced drivers license (lists the fines and fees) Restrictions: 1) have an IID at least until 9/20/2015*, 2) probationary license until 9/20/2019. *Before you can have your IID removed, your installer must send us proof that you've been in compliance for the last 4 months. For more information, contact installer. Even though the IID date has already passed, do I still need to have the four month compliance to begin driving again? If I have the IID installed does it require special insurance? Once my treatment has arrived at DOL can I reinstate and continue not driving while figuring out the IID?
And yes, you still need four months of compliance with the IID requirement to get your license reinstated. During this...
How do I resolve my dui license suspension after moving out of state?
I committed a dui in Washington and shortly before my probation ended I was told that my treatment provider discharged me for noncompliance even though she had told my probation officer and I something different. Now I am in California and am wondering if I can go to AA or a co occurring group (like I was going to in WA) or do I have to follow California's dui program?
This is a question for your attorney, probation and the court. The court can allow you to do a number of different...
Is an officer required to report the results of a breathalyzer if they are over the legal limit?
I was pulled over in Bellingham and my breathalyzer test was over the limit but the officer did not book me and let me go? I'm just wondering if I should expect something to come of this or if I somehow received a miracle?
Pretty unusual. But it depends on which testing device was used - portable preliminary breath test (PBT) or the...
Can I move to CA while on unsupervised DUI Probation in WA
On WA State Deferred Prosecution unsupervised probation. Have completed all of the required 2yrs of treatment and AA. Released from supervised probation in Oct 2015. Unsupervised probation lasts until Sept 2018. I was laid off of my job in Washington May 2016. Have been offered employment in CA. Can I leave WA and take the job in CA?
You need to discuss this with your attorney. You are able to move, but you will likely need to be supervised by the...
Does a toxicology test break down to what is in the system that specific day?
Accused of a dui with my medication. Refuused sobriety tests due to it snowing raining and icy out and told him I take medication based on that he requested blood. It's been since 2/4 and we still only have a 12 sentence PBT report where he even gets my medication wrong. Showing breathalyzer.000. Still no toxicology report in either. We will be hitting 90 days beginning of May. They gave me stuck on getting an IID and I've never drank as pre trail condition if I want to drive and making me do probation as well until this is over so I'm not driving and have co operated with my PO even though I feel I'm not guilty but am not partaking in the IID as we share a car and my husband drives more than I do i.e. Work and School.
It can take a while to get the blood results back and even if they show only prescription medications you can still be...
What legal advice would be given for being hit by a drunk driver?
Long story, short. Was hit by a drunk driver at low speed. No physical injuries, but noticing some emotional distress i.e. slight depression, slight panic attacks for driving a night. Said drunk driver claimed full fault of accident. My van is deemed totaled by his insurance company. Any advice would be greatly appreciated. Thank you in advance.
If you have not done so, you need to be checked out by a doctor for your injuries. If any, you should seek treatment....