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Can I obtain a license in less than 10 years if I move to a different state?
I was convicted of a felony dui in Oregon 24 months ago. This resulted in a "lifetime" license revocation. I served 180 days jail, completed alcohol treatment, I have paid all fines, and completed my probation on time. I know I can appeal to the court 10 years after my conviction and maybe get another chance. This seems like a very bad law to me.
Some states may allow you to obtain a license (in less than ten years) if you establish residency and go through a re-...
Will my mother go to jail with a 3rd DUI
My mom recently got her third DUI. She got her first one back in 2008 or 2009 I think. She has been going to AA and has been making the steps to get in rehab. My question is, will she go to jail? She is 59 years old and I'm really worried. We don't even know what to plead at this point.
If she pleads guilty she will very likely do some time. However, every case is different, as is every judge and...
Victims impact panel - DUI
The court states they do not have record of my husband attending the victims impact panel. they state that he blew and was denied access to the meeting. My husband states that he attended the class but he has lost the receipt. He has done everything else - diversion classes / road crew / and paid all the fines. His probation will be up in spring -he is being told he has to go see the judge. he is afraid that he will be put in jail - he just started a new job. what will the judge do?? will he just schedule him for another class? thanks
Unless there is a way he can prove he was there, he may have to take the class again. He can also tell the judge the...
What advice do u have for regarding diversion of drug dependent persons DWI LANECOUNTY.
FIRST CHARGE COUNT 1 CLASS C FELONY.
You might want to rephrase your question as to what specific advice you are looking for. A first time DUII is a class...
7 years ago I was arrested for DUI and I didn't do diversion. I just got pulled over for speeding and arrested. What to expect?
I received the DUI 7 years ago blowing a .19. I did all the judge ordered besides the diversion. The # they gave me to call for it never once got an answer or voicemail so I called the police station and they gave me a different # and that number didn't work either, so being a stupid 23 year old I said screw it and didn't pursue it further. Now 7 years later I got pulled over for speeding and was arrested for a warrant. What I was charged with was FTA, I never once got anything in the mail or anything and have been pulled over in that city since the DUI and nothing. Im not trying to pass the blame, I understand it was my poor choices that have got me here. I have nothing else on my record and am just curious what I should expect and an idea of the best case scenario as far as punishment.
First, FTA (Failure to Appear) as a crime requires that one KNOWINGLY fail to appear for a court date. If you didn't...
Question Regarding DUI after applying for DACA
A friend of mine made a horrible mistake and has a court date for a DUI. He already applied for DACA Prior to his DUI ticket. The DUI did not involve any injury or damage to property.He had a Prior DUI charge which was dismissed. Can he be deported when they begin to do the background check on his DACA? Should he seek consultation from his Previous Immigration attorney? I told him to contact a local DUI attorney to see if anything can be done regarding lowering his DUI charge if possible. Thank you.
DUI can be a problem when DACA is up for renewal. Talk to an immigration lawyer for review of the record.
What can happen after my 2nd DUi?
Hi, i had a DUI charge but not convicted 3 years ago. I just got another Charge, what should i do? what can happen? are my chances better if i was not convicted of the first offense?
you will likely want to retain the attorney who assisted you 3 years ago when you avoided a conviction. Having...