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My son was charged with dui involuntary manslaughter and child endangerment they were thrown from car no one seen him driving
my son and his girlfriend where both thrown from the car no one seen my son driving my son can't remember the accident they had left her cousin house. it happen about 2;30 in the morning on a back road in va. we hired a lawyer.my son girlfriend was known to drive this car knowing she did not have a driving license. my son lawyer said he could beat the involuntary manslaughter charge but he could get 20 years on child endangerment he just saying you will get 20 years the lawyer he scared my son and myself so did the commonwealth att that was all they kept saying I fill that my son was used to make a statement of some kind and no body care about my son because of who is girlfriend was now I have all my son paper work there are a lot of things not right
The attorney is likely telling your son what the max is for what he is charged. Your son is also allowed to seek other...
I have a D.U.I in another state. and a warrant for FTA. What do I do?
I had a lawyer help reduce the charges but after we agreed to the plea I never heard back. And now I have the warrant for fta. but I'm not getting any info from the court or my old lawyer. I have no idea where to begin or what to do
Did you pay the lawyer? Continue trying to contact the lawyer you think you hired or retain another attorney who...
How does a dwai conviction in NY affect a cdl a license in virginia
I am licensed in Virginia I have a class a cdl. I am pleading to a dwai in about three weeks in NY from an incident a few months ago. In NY dwai is a traffic infraction not a crime it is lesser than a dwi
Virginia will definitely learn about the New York conviction. You will have to ensure that Virginia DMV does not treat...
As a minor, do I have the right to have a legal guardian present?
I was at a party the other night where underage drinking was taking place. After coming in to the house under the suspicion that he "smelled alcohol," the officer asked me how old I was. Since I am 17, the officer let me call my parents. Then, he asked for my ID, to which I told him that I would like to wait until my parent was present since I am a minor. The officer then handcuffed me because he says I was incorrect. In addition, I was never asked if I had consumed any alcohol. As far as the cop knew, I was only present at a party where underage drinking was taking place.
No. The police can question you and arrest you without a parent being present. You may have some defenses based on...
I got caught for second time in less than 5 years for DUI Bac.is 0.14 got no other charges. Can a lawyer negotiate jail time?
I was going on and off the road. They pulled me over, they ask if I was intoxicated, I said I had 6 beers. they did the test and arrested me. What negotiations can a lawyer do for me?
A lawyer can always negotiate the disposition of a criminal charge. A 2nd offense carries a mandatory 20 days in jail...
I killed a construction worker by DUI in 2008 and got 6 years, 3.5 suspended, and spen t 2.5 years in prison. Now I got
another DUI and had a BAC of 2.5. I'm in jail, have plead GUILTY, and my friend is asking for the answer to this: How much time will I get? There is talk about me getting ALL of my original sentence back. Could I get more than 6 years in prison this time?
The most you could us 3.5 years of suspended time for the violation plus whatever they gave you on the new dui. It...
Alright I was charged with dwi and marijuana possession, searched, and no miranda rights.
After a sobriety test, the officer asked me if he'd find anything illegal, I said no, he then felt my pockets and pulled out a baggy of marijuana, I didn't consent to a search, and I thought they couldn't take out my personal property without asking ME to do so, (unless it be a weapon) , I showed no sign of danger that would even provoke him to search me, he placed me under arrest and stuck me in the cruiser without reading me my rights THEN asked me to consent to a drug test, which ("not knowing my rights to silence" I agreed to... is there a case here?
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