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Arrested of supposedly driving with suspended license part 2
cont. part 2. DMV representative stated “you are lucky you kept this” and restored my license in a matter of minutes. I spoke to safe motorist and they advised me that the person who was handling my account failed to submit the information to motor vehicle and was no longer with the company. I have a court appearance on March 22nd at 9:30 a.m. which will be held in the Sullivan County Court in Kingsport TN. I am confident I will be exonerated of these charges and maybe even fight the speeding charge because I was watching my speed on both GPS and my speedometer. Is it possible to sue the driving school and the dmv for their negligence? Dmv sent me a congratulatory letter in 2009 that I obtain a clean driving records from 2007 to 2009. Can I represent myself to court in Tenesse?
You can certainly represent yourself in any court, but why would you want to. Even if you understood all of the rules...
I smoked some pot before i was convicted of a dui. if i fail the drug test at my vasap intake interview what will happen.
Was convicted for a driving under influence of drugs (low to moderate level of xanex). Pled guilty and was given 90 days in jail 90 suspended and was required to take the vasap program.
They will take your sample to establish a baseline. AS long as the numbers decrease, you will be fine. IF the...
Is there a law in virginia about holding someones things after you kick them out of your home for being drunk and fighting?
i kicked the person out of my home because they were drunk and trying to fight, the family contacted me and i told them they can come get the things but i would prefer to mail them because i don't want them in my home, now they are threatening to take me to court for holding property. i told them to come get it or i can mail it. is there a law against this in virginia?
It is illegal to improperly hold a person's property from them. I would ignore the threats and mail the property....
1st DUI, interlock 6 months. Had one breath fail followed by passed in 5 min. Not violated. Can I petition for removal?
I don't think my case manager violated me - just said he would enter info in computer (maybe since first fail and followed by pass/start?). Can I petition court for removal after 6 months or might they see fail and violate me even if VASAP did not? Successfully finished treatment/classes. License restricted for one year. Tks!
It is usually the ASAP officer who makes the decision to file a violation for a failed interlock blow. Since they haven'...
How far back can the courts look into your criminal record?
I had two 1st offence dui in 99, and i have a hearing for a dui in June, will the courts see my record from 99?
They will see it but they go back 10 years if they are charging you for DUI 2nd offense.
I had a DWI conviction on a plea deal in prince William county in 2012 and fulfilled the sentence
My job at risk my reputation is questioned. Is there I way I can still fight it knowing that the officer stopped for stopping at a green light wanting to turn but changed my mind, there was no video recordings on a dashboard to release by police.he mentioned I was straddling lanes which never happened, my friend as a passanger witnessed it. No accidents no injuries happened
No. You pled guilty. The time to worry about your reputation was before trial when considering the plea agreement and jail.
I was arrested for a DUI. Will they drug test me for anything on my court date?
It was obvious I was intoxicated, but there were no other substances in my car. I have smoked weed recently and my court date is coming up soon. I am worried that I will get drug tested and they will find marijuana in my urine on my court date.
Each jurisdiction has their own set of rules for something like this. The court on a dui charge, if convicted, would...