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I got a DUI on Wed night in Warrenton VA. I have Geico for insurance. Should I use their lawyers?
I checked into a motel off and parallel to Rt 29 and had two light beers in the motel. Then went with my dog to the Outback but don't remember going there. All I remember is a woman asking me if I felt OK. Did I need a taxi and vaguely remember saying no. The next thing I remember was a woman saying that I totaled her car and I was apologizing but don't remember her. I coulsn't open the door. Then someone opened it. I don't remember being transported to the hospital but the next thing I remember was laying on a x ray bed and they were sliding me to make sure I went in OK. Then I don't remember going to the ER, but found myself in the ER and the police office was saying you are lucky you didn't kill someone and you don't care, I know you don't care. I told him I did ca
GEICO's lawyers will not represent you on the DUI. They will only represent you if you get sued for the accident....
I have been asked by my attorney to take an alcohol education class in order to show that I'm being proactive before a DUI/DWI. -My question is: What will that do for me? Will the outcome be different from what it would've been if I had not taken the class? I am not considering not taking it (already enrolled) but I'm just wondering what the judge will think of that and what effects it could have on my case. -Will the judge be able to see the results of a PBT? I'm under the impression that it can't be used against me, but I'm wondering if he/she will still be able to see the results? -Will refusing the test at the station automatically hurt me in court? -Since the introduction of Noah's law, has it been harder for attornerys to fight off first offense DUIs? -In what cases are breathalyzers put into vehicles?
You have an attorney and he or she is the best person to ask these questions. First, some judges will put people in...
If my DUI court case was dismissed of all charges, do I have to keep my interlock equipment installed?
My lawyer told me to get ahead of my situation by getting the interlock installed immediately so it would look better in court. I took initiative, and the advice of my lawyer, by going to the DMV to report the interlock and receive a new restricted license. Three months later, I went to court and neither cop showed up for the case. The judge dismissed all charges since the state could not produce either cop.
When you receive a DUI and refuse the breathalyzer test or blow .08 or above, there are potential suspensions to your...
Is probation for dwi the same as being convicted
I was arrested for DWI, i got probation and i completed it... that was 9 years ago. i'm filling out my citizenship papers and one of the questions is .. have you ever been convicted of a crime and i do not what to say.. thanks
Get a certified copy of your disposition from the court to see what the outcome was.
Can I apply for spouse visas?I'm a green card holder with dui offense.the court date coming soon or I need to wait several years
I got a dui in state of Maryland last month. I'm still eligible to apply for my wife and kids with my first time offense dui.
Yes, you can go ahead and apply for your immediate family members. A DUI conviction does not render a green card...
How do I prove a person guilty of Accidental Homicide in a drunk driving accident if the DUI was inconclusive? (URGENT)
Hi there, I'm a student in a mock trial at school and am on the prosecution side of the fictional case of 16 year old Alex Goldman. Basically, she was driving after having a beer and crashed and killed 2 people in the backseat. (unbuckled) The defense argues that the BAC was inconclusive, but at her weight, she could have been drunk. How do I win my case with my closing statement?
Look at the mens rea negligence and go from there.
Do I have to wait 9 months before I get my Drivers license of pulled over with permit.
I was leaving work when I was pulled over for the tags being suspended for admission (this is was my bf car and he had not taking it in) I have a disabled daughter whom I have to take to the doctors some time and can't wait 9 months to get my license will I still be able to take my drivers test and receive my license?
Did you receive a citation for driving on the permit?