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I stopped drinking and hour before I was breathalyzed and blew a 1.2 ,was blood tested 45 after that can I expect to be lower?
I was also not in the vehicle when the police arrived. I was at a family members house. is there anyway that it could be dropped or lowered.I was never read rights and they wouldn't let me talk to family member even when wasn't under arrest
All questions you have to ask your defense lawyer which you should either hire or, if you cannot afford one, have the...
2nd offense dui and willful wreckless driving.
My husband was arrested this morning for a second offense dui and willful wreckless driving. Was being pulled over for speeding, panicked because he had been drinking so he tried to run, lost control and hit a tree. His first dui was 7 years ago. He says one of the officers told him to get a good lawyer and it could be dropped to a first offense. Is that possible? What outcomes are we looking at? Is it possible to take the defensive driving class and get the wreckless driving reduced or dropped?
It would be best to talk directly with attorneys in your area. You can use the "Find a Lawyer" tab at the top of the...
My boyfriend got stopped for a DUI. DMV dropped case. What can happen with county court?
He got pulled over his breathalyzer showed .103 his blood work came back with a .084. He got a letter from his lawyer saying the DMV dropped their case. Just curious as to what the consequences could be. Its his second DUI, the first being 5 years ago.
The penalties for a 2nd Offense Non-Aggravated DUI are: •Charged as a W misdemeanor •Minimum jail time 6 days •...
What does dismissed with prejudice mean?
DWI second offence charge. "Prosecution is willing to dismiss the DWI second offence charge with prejudice upon payment of court costs and blood test fee." Does that mean if the payments are made the case is dismissed? What does the "with prejudice" part mean?
Some cases are dismissed with the right to file them again within the statute of limitations. In yours, they can''t...
DUI 2nd offense help.
Had a drink with dinner around 6:30-7pm. Got pulled over between 11-11:30pm for a front license plate being in the windshield instead of on the bumper. Charged with a DUI, blew a .10. First DUI was June 2008. What can be the outcome? Can the DUI charges be dropped or lessened since the breathalyzer was so low?
Get a lawyer who specializes in DUI (and who actually does trials) ASAP. Something appears off here. One typical...
Statue of limitations for issuing a DUI?
My husband was in a 4 wheeling accident and rendered unconscious. When the sheriff arrived at the scene he said he could not smell alcohol on my husband and did not issue a citation. The hospital drew blood and he was above the legal limit. It has been a week and we have not been contacted by any law enforcement. Is there a chance he will be issued a DUI based on the lab work from the hospital? No officer appeared at the hospital for the lab work.
Yes, it is possible he can be charged. They have 18 months to issue the ticket. I would make sure that the hospital...
I was charged with my first DUI. Do I have any recourse about appearing for my court date in another state 21 hours away?
I was visiting Arizona when I made a left turn on an unfamiliar, unlit, and unmarked divided highway. I was waiting for an oncoming vehicle to pass so I could correct my mistake. The oncoming vehicle was a police patrol car. I was arrested and charged with DUI. (.08) until this occurrence I have not had a moving violation ( speeding 10 mph over limit) or even a parking ticket since 1974. Sincerely, Robert
Hi Robert, I would recommend reposting your question showing a location where you were arrested. That way it is more...
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