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The DUI arrest occurred in April, 2014, The Court Order listed the date of June 1. Does this need to be corrected? Can it serve as a basis for post sentencing motion to reconsider sentence?
I can't see how a potential error in the date could result in reconsidering the sentence, however, you should probably...
I have an upcoming trial for a DUI offense. I have previously been offered a careless driving plea bargain, but think I can win at trial. Somebody advised me that if I didn't accept the plea bargain for careless, the prosecution can always add it at trial ; meaning that the jury will have to decide if I am innocent, guilty of a DUI, or responsible of careless driving. Is this true? Legal? Anything I can do to avoid this? I have a strong case, but I don't want a jury to avoid a true decision by splitting the baby and finding me responsible for careless.
Possible? Yes, I suppose so. Athough I've never heard of it. You could avoid it by admitting responsibility or take the...
this persons charges are: 257.6257A1 OPERAT-WHILE INTOXICATED-OCCUPANT UND 16 (MISDEMEANOR) 750.81D1 POLICE OFFICER-ASSLT/RESIST/OBSTRUCTING (FELONY)
It means they are seeking to have the charges dismissed for reasons which will be stated in the documents.
During the summer of 2010, I ended up being pulled over for the first time and blew right at the legal limit. I plead guilty and was convicted in February 2011. Why is it that I am not allowed to enroll in certain programs such as Medical because I have a misdemeanor? I have tried to have this expunged but I was told I had to wait a minimum of 5 years before they even consider it. Is the school allowed to deny my admission to a program because of this? I was told I could not enroll in any of their medical programs if I have a misdemeanor, but this is not a criminal offense is it?
Yes it is a misdemeanor and no it cannot be expunged. They are specifically exempted from the law of expungement. I...
The thing is I haven't smoked since before the first test. How is this possible and what should I do. I got on probation for possession of marijuana for 6 months. Should I contact my probation officer.
I would strongly suggest that you engage an attorney, bring copies of both of the tests and explain all of the...
I have been on a 1 year reporting probation from an OWI and had 2 weeks to go. I decided to go out for a few beers and after pulling up to a friends house my girlfriend and I opened a beer each and took a few sips before going in. Well an officer drove by right at that time and I got an open intox ticket and blew a .013. This ticket was issued in a different county and I will not be formally charged until after my probation period ends. Will this still show up with my probation officer?
Yes, the probation officers monitor the arrest records.
I was arrested over 2 years ago for a DUI. There were some unusual circumstances to my case, and I believe I have a strong chance of winning at trial. The breathalyzer and much other evidence, including all of my statements suppressed. My attorney recently withdrew from my case because the prosecution offered me a plea bargain of a careless driving, and I wanted to take the case to trial. At this point, would it be advisable to hire a public defender vs. a private attorney? I already paid the first attorney to represent me and I am having a hard time finding an affordable lawyer willing to pick up a case right before trial. Would the public defender do well at trial or just push me to take the careless (which I would consider but am reluctant to do.)
I can tell you this much, any attorney whether an overworked public defender, and experienced DUI attorney, or a novice...