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3rd DWI in 10 years
My inlaw got his 3rd DWI in 10 years in Monticello Sullivan county New York . I'm trying to figure out the best options for him. What is the usual sentence for this offense?
He needs to consult a very experienced criminal defense attorney immediately - and someone who has handled serious DWI...
How long do chemical refusal appeals stay in "stay?" and how long does it normally take for DMV to make a decision on an appeal?
I appealed a Chemical refusal test but did not order a transcript. How long does the process normally take?
Government agencies can take quite a while to determine appeals. Speak to your lawyer for more information.
How can I get a NYS license after my PA license was suspended for DUI's?
I lost my license in PA for DUI's. While it was suspended, I moved to NY. I have completed all the requirements and have received a letter from Penndot stating that my driving privileges have been fully restored. Can I take that letter and a proof of address now to NYS DMV and get a NYS license?
Go to DMV and find out. The worst they can say is NO but I think you can get a license if your privileges in PA have...
I complete 3 months of treatment does the place where completed have to sign off my ds-449? can i go to the dmv to do it myself?
3 months i have completed and graduated a month later i go to get my ds-449 and they want a drug test which wasnt bad because i rescheduled for a later date but since i graduated and have completed paperwork couldnt i just get some one else to sign off on it
If you don't get the answer you are looking for off of the AVVO attorney's. Use the search function and find a local...
Can I get my license back?
in about 1974 I got a dui in new York, which is now off my record. I moved to florida in 1976 and got 3 more dui's years apart. the last being about 9 yrs ago. my license was revoked based on 4 dui's but the ny dui is off my record now. how do I go about getting my license reinstated. years ago I went to all the classes and did everything I was supposed to. I have been sober for 9 yrs now. Do I need to go to florida to try to get it back or can I do it in NY. I moved back to NY 3 years ago. what would be the steps I need to take? thank you Ken
In NY - for the purposes of getting your DL back - DMV takes a lifetime look at your driving history and if you have...
Can this E-Felony be dropped to a misdemeanor?
I am awaiting sentencing , my charges are Leander Law ( Activated DWI minor in car ) ( E - Felony ) ( First time offender ) , Leaving scene of personal injury accident , possession of controlled substance in the 7th , U . P . M . , and changing lane unsafely . ( All misdemeanors ) . I spent 2 months in jail , and just completed 6 1 / 2 months in in - patient rehab , i am currently attending outpatient . My legal aid wants me to take 5 yrs Felony Probation , but that's my first offer . Can it be dropped to a misdemeanor ?
The prosecutor could offer a misdemeanor plea but it is unlikely. You can ask your attorney if the court and the...
What is the difference between a NY DWAI and a FL DUI?
I have one single DWAI (not driving a commercial vehicle) in New York back in 1997. I am moving to Florida later this year and am looking for a CDL job there. The application asks if I have any prior DUI's. I assume it means lifetime. How should I answer this question.
In Florida a DUI is a crime. In NY depending on which statute you were convicted it may not be. That's the difference....
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