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Told it was an anonymous tip by the arresting officer. Just the license plate and not my name.
No. However, it is common place for the arresting officer to follow you long enough to develop independent cause to...
I was driving and had not turned on my lights completely according to the cop when pulling out of the parking lot. He asked if I had been drinking and I said yes. He then made me take the field test that I completed perfectly. When making me blow I blew a .068, after that he said he had to take me down to the police station because I was 18 years of age and there was a zero tolerance law. Once he took me there he made blow again which came out to be a .098. He still did NOT give me a DUI or ticket. He just said my license would be suspended for 6 months with a paper saying so. I had no court date nor anyway to explain of my case of just going around the corner to park my car somewhere else. I blew under .08 at the scene so shouldn't that mean something? I was just seeing if there was anywa
You might consider speaking with an attorney who specializes in implied consent hearings with the Iowa DOT to review a...
I was arrested for OWI first offence in november and already had my internship offer in hand. Now the last part of the internship is to get the criminal background check done. They want to use Hire right. No other criminal history. Also the prosecutor wants me to accept deferred judgement which probably I will take. So is it better to go through background check before accepting the deferred judgement or should I accept the judgement and then go through the background check.
The background check will still probably show the arrest without any disposition. The deferred judgment will still...
Im curious if i can drink at someones house if i am 20 so underage, but have parental consent?
Iowa Code section 123.47(2) provides some help, but it's very fact specific: A person or persons under legal...
This is in Iowa and his po filed for probation revocation.
In some respects, in depends on the Judge, the PO, the prosecutor, what punishment the PO and Pros. recommend, BUT I...
If no other better options are available, what is the best deal for a person who is charged with OWI first, Deferred judgement or reckless driving? Why?
It depends on your goals for the outcome. A deferred judgment will result in no conviction for OWI entering on your...
Citizenship
Hello. The issue will be whether your district's policy agrees that "probation" from the DWI is affects your Good Moral...