My wife's a drunk. She hasnt had a DUI yet, but drinks and drives all the time. I used to take her keys away and lock them in the safe on a regular basis while we were together. During the 6 years we were together I think she was hospitalized for falling down the stairs twice and for alcohol detox with DTs 3 times (Or something like that, I lost count).
Now that we're getting separated and I've found a place to stay, I kept her keys because I feel that I would still be liable if I let her drive. Is that correct?
Can I address this in a separation agreement or do we need to re-title the cars and re-do the loan first? What if she gets a rental car on her own credit card?
Are you talking about civil or criminal liability?
If you are this concerned then I suggest that you get into a...
If a cop doesn't give you a DUI at the scene or inform you of your BAC or results of your other tests, what should I do?
I was given a reckless driving and possession of alcohol ticket. I am 19 and my parents don't know that I was drinking while driving. I have been told my BAC will be brought up in court, but I wasn't given it. I was given other tests and wasn't told if I passed. I understand they tried to give me another chance by not charging me with a DUI, but can they still when I get to court. I have never had any prior charges with the law of any sort and have good grades and no accidents prior to this. I understand I deserve a punishment but would like to understand to what extent this could be. While the punishment does vary judge to judge, I was wondering if this will get taken off my record somehow since it is NOT a felony because they didn't charge me with a DUI.
Go ahead and tell your parents about this. They will help you hire a good lawyer. A conviction for this will stay on...
I have an active NC drivers license, VA judge suspended my license in January for 18 months can I drive in VA?
Public defender told me that the suspension may or may not carry over to NC, another factor is that my initial charge in VA occurred around a year before and I was issued my NC license before my VA driving privilege was suspended. I applied to change my address in NC and they sent a letter stating they couldn't issue me a new license, but said nothing about suspending my current one and my online DMV account confirms that my license is active
If a Virginia judge suspended your license/privilege to drive in Virginia, then you can't drive in Virginia until (1)...
Can I remove the interlock device from SmartStart myself?
My licence was suspended and VA ASAP and the court told me the interlock device on my car can be removed but I have to pay the full amount I owe, I want to remove it myself and pay them later, since each month that passes and I have the device, I still get charged
I've never heard of it working that way. I'd say your best bet is to find the money to pay what is owed and get it...
If you are hit by a drunk driver and he has no insurance and the other person does not have insurance. what can you do?
Drunk & doped up driver hit me. Totaled my car, tore my leg and foot up, shoulder and have 2 compressed vertebras in back. I will have to take therapy on foot plus still seeing doctor on shoulder and back. Don't no the outcome of this. Just bought my vehicle that Friday evening.(April 29th) The driver that hit me does not have insurance and I had not been to my ins. office because it was the weekend. I was just trying the little car out so I put my truck tags on it and run it up the road. That's when everything happened. I just got charged with improper registration. The other guy got charged with drunk driving and being under the influence of drugs. Needles in his vehicle. I have not worked since April 29th and I have a baby on the way. Foot doctor said I want be able to do the work I did for the Town(Public Works).
Hi! I am so sorry that happened to you. If you were insured at the time of the accident, you can collect under your UIM...
Can I get a Virginia license if I have a restricted Missouri license?
I have two DUIs. I got one when I was 21 and my second at 24. I am 28. By Virginia law, I would have appeased my time, but in Missouri I still have two more years under a restricted license. If I need to move to Virginia for a job, is there any legal way I could drive in Virginia even with a restricted MO license? Can I transfer restricted licenses?
Restricted licenses are only valid in the state where the judge granted granted it. Therefore, you cannot drive in VA...