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Is it possible for a drug testing site to switch a oral drug test causing me to fail a drug test?
I went 5 weeks without smoking or ingesting marijuana and still failed an Oral Eze drug test. If I fail the second one my case will be brought back to court and the charges will be more severe. Is it possible my sample was switched at the testing site?
Marijuana will be detectable in your urine for about 28 days after you smoke it. It is quite possible that the lab made...
How long are driving while suspended convictions held against you?
I was recentlt stopped while driving while suspended. My lawyer says I'm facing a mandatory 10 day jail sentence because my driver abstract shows that I had two prior driving while suspended convictions but the last one was over 20 years ago. Does it ever reset and become a first offence or is it true what he's telling me?
There is nothing in the statute regarding a step down. So a third is a third, regardless of age.
Can you get good time on a 10 day mandatory jail sentence for driving on suspended DWI license?
Can you get good time on a 10 day mandatory jail sentence for driving on suspended DWI license?
No. 10 means 10.
Can a temporary order of commitment be challenged or appealed before the set hearing date?
My wife went to her therapist for worsening depression. She wanted a referral to an IOP. She admitted that in the past she'd researched ways to commit suicide but that she currently has no suicide plan & hasnt attempted self harm. However the therapist called in psych screeners who sent her to the ER. From there she was pressured into being "voluntarily" admitted to a short term care facility. While there she discovered her records were incorrect (falsely claim she is a habitual user of illicit drugs). Therefore she requested a discharge. In response the hospital got a temporary order of commitment based on clinical certificates from a psychiatrist who had seen her twice for a total of 30 mins & another doc who'd seen her once for 20 mins. She told both docs her records were wrong, that she was not a drug user. Still, both certificates reference alleged drug use, excessive drinking (citing she regularly had half a bottle of wine w/ dinner) & her threats of suicide despite her repeatedlly saying she had no suicide plan & had made no attempts. Her hearing date is in 2 weeks. Is there a way to appeal the temporary order? Or expedite the hearing so she does not have to stay locked up?
There sure is but this is not a criminal law question. An attorney that specializes in psychiatric patient rights would...
How can I get my license back and an attorney that deals with that, I heard about post relief conviction. And a lawyer near me
My cousin used my license and got 4 dui's, I lived in Virginia at that time. Went back home, Burlington nj and got locked up and he is not going to step and say he was driving.
Click on find a lawyer and search for one who practices DUI law and is licensed in your state. Most offer a free...
What can we do to avoid conviction of charges if possible?
My husband was pulled over because when he was driving into the exit to 295 the car was touching the white line. The cop called it an improper lane change. As he was getting pulled over he had his signal on to pull over when it was safe to do so and the officer said he had his signal on for too long. That's two tickets. My husband smokes marijuana sometimes and he smelled of it. The police officer smelled it and found a piece of one he was smoking earlier that day. He gave him a breathalyzer and field sobriety test which he passed. The officer charged him with a DWI and possession of drugs as well, and reckless driving. He impounded our car and took him in. Do we have any way of avoiding the DWI charge?
More information would be needed regarding how he did on the field sobriety testing. Most attorney who practice in...
How will getting a DUI in Oregon affect my New Jersey Driver's License?
In November of 2010, I got a DUI in Pennsylvania and PennDot never communicated the information to New Jersey via the Interstate Compact. So, my New Jersey driving record is clean. However, when I got the DUI in Oregon, they initially charged me with a 1st offense - but later found the DUI in Pennsylvania. They are charging me with a 2nd and will suspend my driver's license for 3-years since the conviction for the Pennsylvania DUI wasn't until April, 2012. How will this affect my NJ Driving privileges? If this is solely a DMV issue - Oregon DMV should see this as a first. When the Oregon DUI is communicated back to NJ will it be a first or second? I have a clean NJ driving record and the Pennsylvania DUI never appeared on my NJ motor vehicle abstract and my insurance rates were never increased by the PA DUI Conviction.
Any state will use priors in other states when figuring DWIs so far as I have experienced. So Oregon should treat this...