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How to fire my lawyer fast?
3rd DUI offense I am taking this to trial, my lawyer leaves not knowing why and I get a email from a new lawyer right before my trial. I tell her I would like trial she tells me she has never done a trial on her own, and she would not recommend me to go to trial using her. I am speechless... So she continues to tell me I have no defense because I was drinking a driving she said there is no way you can win. at this point my hands are tied and I view the offers the judge asks me to sign and I decline. Then we go back in and I say trial and my then the judge sets a speedy trial.So I agree to accept one of the offers , and I sign then before sentencing, the judge said are you aware that you will go to jail now , I say no I am not aware of this your honor. Then he sets another date speedy of course less then a week for sentencing. Since I live 25 miles from the jail I can not do Huber or home arrest and tell my lawyer I need a continuous to get a baby sitter and my mom is terminal I care for as well. My lawyer will not help me, she said the da will not do it. I tell her to ask she won't why I don't know frustrated need to fire her sentencing tomorrow, how do I do this?
If you are in court today for sentence, tell the Judge you are terminating your current attorney and want to hire a new...
Can I get my OWI lessened to reckless driving?
The officer followed me for over a mile, from the outskirts of town, through town, and multiple corners, before pulling me over for crossing the center line on a road the doesn't have a painted, distinguished, line. Also, in our town, there is odd and even parking in the winter time. During that night the vehicles were to park on the side of the road in which I was driving, forcing me over, past the middle of the road. Also, there was snow earlier that week and the roads were covered enough that you couldn't see the blacktop. In this, the officer had also found a small amount of marijuana and a pipe, which he said he could not charge me with because he illegally searched my car. This is my first offence and since the event the county police officers have been driving past my work and home.
Under WI law, drunk driving charges can't be amended without a finding by the court that it is not against the public...
If your keys are not in the ignition can you be charged with dui?
if in an argument someone asks you to leave their house and calls the cops because they do not want your car in the parking lot or you sleeping it off can defend against a dui
Yes, assuming you can establish that you did not engage or manipulate any the controls necessary to put the vehicle in...
How far back does wi. look for in dui s ?
need to know how far back wi can look and use dui s against you
It depends on how many prior convictions you have. If you only have one prior conviction, they will look back ten years....
If pulled over for a DUI and having had a BAC test done, will they search for levels of THC as well?
During the offense I had not mentioned weed or drug use of any kind and gave no symptoms but am worried since I've recently used it recreationally and may have levels of THC in my system I could get charged for.
Probably not unless they also took samples of either blood or urine. I have not yet heard of any breath testing for...
What kind of penalties will I be facing for a 2nd DUI with a child in the car in Jefferson county Wisconsin?
I was driving home from the beach and got pulled over for going 38 in a 25. I did the field sobriety test and blew a .18. The police officer took me to the hospital and had mt blood drawn and my mom picked me up there. I got a warning for speeding and dui with minor passenger. All I have is a court date what kind of punishment can i expect? I plan to try to get a public defender because I have no money. Is there any chance they might give me house arrest to care for my son since his father is deceased and he has no one else?
Third judicial district sentencing guidelines are available at the following link.
Wisconsin resident with DUI Nov 2105. Now charged in dubuque iowa with owi. If convicted in IA, what are ramifications in WI?
See question. I have always been and remain a Wisconsin resident. First DUI was in state of Wisconsin In November 2015. Now have been charged in Dubuque Iowa, just across the river from my residence, and wondering what ramifications might be in WI if I get conviction in IA.
Regardless of what IA does, a conviction for an OWI/DUI offense in that state will result in at least a 12 month...