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What happens if your case is bound over to the grand jury for drugs first time offense. Do you do jail time
I was picked up for unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia, dui, driving on wrong side of road and driving while license was revoked. This was my first time being picked up for drugs. What do I expect to have happen, my attorney cannot come that day.
These questions are for the attorney you retained. Your attorney or his/her associate should be there with you.
I got a DUI approx six years ago they just now set me a court date the only paper I received in six yrs about the DUI
I got a DUI six year ago three months later I received a paper saying case callapsed and nothing else till now six yrs later a court date on it can they do this
No way to tell as I do not know what a callapsed case means. Perhaps you should consult with an Attorney in your area...
What type criminal charges affect immigration status? I.e. DUI, theft related etc
I have a client charged with DUI and public intox. Would either of these charges affect immigration status?
Yes, both will affect immigration filings. To what extent depends on what application is being filed and other factors...
How difficult is it to get a dui trial postponed for 6 months after initial court date?
The reason behind this question is two things...1) It will give me more time to come up with the finances. 2) I am on unsuprivised probation until April 2015. I would like to be off that before the trial.
The criminal justice system will not be bending to suit your needs. Sorry, but you do not get what you want for the...
In regard to my recent dui, should I hire an attorney that practices in the city/county or an out of county attorney?
I have heard different opinions in this matter. I know of an attorney that has a great reputation but works 120 miles away from the city in which I was arrested. I was also told that an attorney that works often with in the jurisdiction that I was arrested would generally bring better results.
It can help to know the local system and the players. However, an out of jurisdiction attorney can find out a lot of...
Can I go to DMV and get a license before they suspend it after DUI
Got DUI, cops took license but it won't be suspended for another 30 days. Can I go to dmv and get another one?
Not without breaking the law: When you go to the DMV, you have to sign a statement that you have not been arrested for...
I missed my court date in fort payne alabama for a dui. I had a court appointed attorney which i did not make use of.
Would hiring an attorney help me resolve my case. Or will I more than likely have to serve jail time for missing the sentence.
If you missed court then a warrant was likely issued for your arrest. This does not mean you will serve jail time on...