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Will I still get into college with a pending DUI charge?
I was charged with a DUI about a month ago. I have hired a lawyer who will keep postponing as long as possible. I am applying to transfer from a CC to a university this year and on the application they asked if I have any pending charges, which is a yes. How do I explain? I realize how stupid I was but this is the first time I have ever broken the law and I hope it doesn't ruin everything I have worked so hard for.
IF there is a place to explain then do it. If there is just yes or no then check yes. Never lie on an application, they...
Underage drinking possession of fake id. What is going to happen? Are the charges going to be dropped?
This is my first offense ever. I typically drive my friends to the concert and parties but this time i thought i would try and drink. I know it was a huge mistake. I was at a concert and drank before in the parking lot. Police pulled me aside and took all my identification. I only had my fake id on me, i never used this to purchase anything and really only got it to 'fit in.' Did not take a breathalyser or field sobriety test. Charged with consumption at the age of 17 and possession of a fake id. I am going to get a lawyer and this is my first offense ever. I do at least three hours of community service every weekend, am an A student and have the goal of becoming a pharmacist so this effects my future. What else should I do? please help. The officer said it should get dropped after a class.
Ususally, yes the charges dropped with a class. They will still show on your record, as a dismissal. An expungement...
Need help understanding what comes with reckless driving.
I guess I'll start off with my story then questions. Well first off I'm 17 yrs old in North Carolina and got pulled over on the 4th of July going 88mph in a 70 zone since a friend and I were painting a barn and were running late so we were pushing around 85 and I believe the cop saw us when I was trying to merge to pass someone. Anyway, I've been reading up on reckless driving and all the damage it can do to your record and insurance rates rising. The officer recommended I do a driving course and he also said that would have a better chance of getting it taken off the insurance or at least lowered it to 79mph. I got my license suspended for the next 30 days. I also bumped into a guy in April but the ticket I got was dismissed. I just need some advice on exactly what I'm in for and any help
These situations are all unique and highly depend on your driving record. Having the right attorney could be the...
Hit by drunk driver in NC.
He was 100% at fault and I've already been paid for my totaled vehicle by his insurance company. I know that North Carolina is pretty strict with punitive damages to hold drunk drivers accountable. If the at fault driver carries a low policy limit and has no assets to go after, is his insurance company responsible to pay any punitive damages that a jury would award me? Or is that only true if they refuse to pay up to his limit? Is it possible to settle for even a dollar over his policy limit (or my underinsured limit) or is his policy limit the max settlement and I would have to take it to a jury to get more? I plan to get an attorney, I am just trying to get some straightforward answers to these questions. Thanks.
His insurance company is only responsible for the amount of damages, whether compensatory (medical bills, lost wages,...
I got my 2nd DWI last Friday on my way home from a night out with some co-workers.
I was charged with my 2nd DWI last week. I wrecked my car on my way home, about .5 miles away from my house. I wrecked my car and was found by the police sometime afterwards, I don't recall the police officer being there. I awoke to a hospital bed and blood being drawn from my arm. The police officer provided my parents with an affidavit stating i fell under the implied-consent law and that blood would be drawn because I refused to get breathalyzed, which as I mentioned I don't remember being asked. I was involuntarily admitted into a psychiatric ward and remained there for five days, two of which were voluntary. I was prescribed anxiety medication and have seen a psychiatrist. I was also told that I should get an alcohol assessment. I forgot to mention the Blood test showed a .32 BAC.
I'm not sure what your question is. It sounds like you are in a very serious predicament and frankly it sounds like you...
Will I still need an interlock
I received a dui in 2004 in Raleigh nc, I was supposed to have an assesment and an interlock system for a year. I've since completed the assesment, my question is will I still need to have the interlock or is there a way around it. It has been 11 years with out a license I now have a family and a very nice life. I really need to get my license.
Very likely you still need the Interlock System, but you can check with the DMV to make sure. In my experience, they...
There was an error on a NC DUI ticket. The officer put the wrong vehicle year. Can the ticket be dismissed for that error.
Officer that wrote the ticket and gave the Sobriety tests was not the trooper that pulled me over so can he justify the reason for the stop. Also my Blood Sugar level was 420 when tested at intake after I said I was diabetic. I think this information should be important.
No, the citation will not likely be dismissed for the wrong vehicle year on the citation.