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In NH, if I have a 1st offense DWI reduced to a penalty after a year, do I still have to wait 10 years to have it annulled?
More detail: In NH I understand that I have to wait 10 years after the conviction of a first-time DWI to begin the annulment process. If I have it reduced to a penalty after a year's time, do I still have to wait until 10 years have passed to have it annulled from my record? Furthermore, if I have an unrelated misdemeanor conviction prior to the first-time DWI, am I able to remove that misdemeanor before 10 years, or am I still stuck waiting for the time required to clear the DWI to pass before I can annul anything?
A DWI first offense in New Hampshire is charged as a class B misdemeanor. The law permits a court to reduce the...
If the initial cuase for a stop resulting in a dui can be surpessed, can the resulting dui be dissmissed based on that?
for example if the initial charge was running a stop sign but you can prove you didnt, then were charched with dui as aresult of the stop
Yes, if the police officer did not have reasonable and articulable suspicion to believe you committed a motor vehicle...
Hello i was passenger in my car i had someone drive me home cause i was drunk he rooled truck when i woke up he was gone can i
the driver i had giving my ride home was some guy i had just meet earlier in the evening all i know is his first name so im not much help to police with his or who this guy was so what i am asking is atho i was not driving but he left me there so am i looking at charges from this bad night or i geuss can you help me understand what i may be faceing !i left the truck to find a phone to call so i did leave my truck but i had no chioce i had to get help so
You need to talk to a criminal defense attorney who can investigate and hopefully help. There may have been witnesses...
Was I actually arrested? Did he have the right to impound our car? Should he have read our rights?
I was in a car that had was pulled over for speeding, the driver was 21 yrs old and had NOT been drinking. There was also 3 20 yr olds and myself in the car, I am 21 yrs old. There was beer in the car and myself and one of the 20 yr old had been drinking. Everyone in the car was taken into custody and the car was impounded for 24hrs. I was finger printed and the officer took mug shots on his cell phone, I was also never read my rights. I was charged with providing alcohol to a minor because one of the 20 yr old had been drinking as well. The officer told us that he was "doing us a favor and not making us pay bail". Was I actually arrested? and if so, did he have the right to impound our car even if the driver was sober and over 21? Should he have read me my rights?
The officer is only required to Mirandize (read your rights) if they begin questionning you if you are in custody. To...
Will a dwi from last year in mass be counted towards a dwi in newhampshire this year?
my father called me saying he had was found on the side of the road and refused his breath test, so he is going to court for a dwi, he received one is massachusets last year, will they compound and count as a second offense or will it be his first in n.h.?
I do believe both states have signed the interstate compact, so likely yes. Contact an attorney in the state with the...
Can i fight a dui when i was in my parked car
i had too much to drink, went to drive home and realized it wasnt safe, i pulled over to a car wash parking lot to sleep. i was in the drivers seat and had the car off however i got cold and turned on the car for the heat. an officer woke me up and did a field test and a breath test. i was arrested for dui. i am 49 and this is the first time i have gotten into trouble
I do not practice in New Hampshire, but many state's DUI laws only require the accused to be in "actual physical...
Should I take a plea and plead guilty to DUI (I was 100% sober and unimpaired) or should I go to trial for possession?
I'm charged with DUI with a potential charge of cocaine possession found in my vehicle. I have a choice to make and am unsure of what to do. My situation: I traveled to a friends' housewarming/holiday party a few days after Christmas. Because I would be drinking, I planned in advance to stay the night. The party was fun and family-friendly, with the exception of some college friends from out of state who still smoke marijuana and apparently cocaine as well. I slept in the upstairs guestroom from roughly 2 am to 9:30 am. I left around 10:30 that Sunday morning. Soon thereafter I was pulled over due to a expired inspection sticker. The officer was very suspicious. My anxiety grew as he pressured me. He deemed me unfit to drive and gave me a field sobriety test. This was 11:00 am and I knew I was not impaired. I'm pretty out of shape and, having never done this before, performed poorly--I wasn't falling on my face or anything. With that I was arrested, passed a breathalyzer and gave blood. The test came back positive of percoset (my mother gave me several for a toothache 2 or 3 weeks prior) And a discarded baggy of cocaine residue was found in my vehicle.
You should have a DWI attorney take a look at the discovery before pleading to anything.