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Dui Nevada? Lgl stop sitting at traffic light -said person called to report this vehicle- friend called ski resort to see if car
March 28 2015. I was driving with suspended license which was caused by a previous DUI in California from October 2014. I did not submit to roadside test. They drew blood at the Nevada jail the night after I was arrested. went before judge he required me to have ankle bracelet because I lived far away. ankle bracelet checks any alcohol content in my system court date is on May 11. What are the likely consequences? do not know my alcohol level blood test. Will I get a public defender? can I talk to him before this hearing? should I get an attorney for this court is is 3.5 hours from where I live Sacramento - The officer didn't have reason to pull me over friend called ski resort to see if car in parking lot end of day no phone signal. Did not call sheriff to report missing car
The court appoints a public defender in cases where a defendant is below a certain financial level. Some defendants...
My NV record sealing petition was denied for a dismissed 2010 misdemeanor case because of my 2011 DUI conviction in Florida
I have a 2011 DUI conviction in Florida and a 2010 dismissed case from Las Vegas. My petition for sealing the NV case was denied in 2015. In Florida they do not deal or expunge DUI cases so is this the end of the road as far as my NV petition is concerned? Can I try again in a few years?
If it was denied you can Petition in two years. Next time I would have an attorney place it on calendar. See NRS 179....
Intoxalock has already cost me 3 times more than it was supposed to due to false reads. Am I able to be reimbursed?
I cant wear cologne around it or even idle for too long without a false read costing me $300 instead of $70. Is there a way to get my money back for the faulty handheld electronic device I'm forces to use while operating my vehicle?
Good question. I would speak with a products liability attorney, a civil attorney, who is licensed under NV law....
Does the Driver License Compact (DLC) apply to my situation (question below)?
The Driver License Compact (DLC) states, "Under the Driver License Compact, in order for a driver's state to penalize him/her for an out-of-state offense, the driver's state must have the equivalent statute. If the driver's state does not have the statute, no action can be taken." I have been convicted of DWAI in Colorado. Colorado has 2 types of impairment offenses. 1) DUI - .08 and higher BAC 2) DWAI .05 to .079. Nevada only has a DUI law for .08 and higher BAC. It does not have a DWAI law equivalent to Colorado (for a lower BAC). I currently live in and have a Nevada drivers license. Will my license in Nevada be suspended after they suspend my Colorado drivers license because of the Drivers License Compact?
The DUI will be the obvious equivalent. Should have asked this question before pleading if you had a chance.If you get...
What type of an attorney should be considered for a drunk driver hitting one car which in turn hit my truck ?
2 parked vehicles in the street, drunk driver hits 1st parked car which in turn hits my truck. No one is hurt except for the drunk driver. My insurance says to call the other insurers insurance co. to start a claim. I dont feel that its my job to contact other insurance co. , thats why we pay insurance.
You probably don't need an attorney at all. If you do not have collision and/or comprehensive coverage on your own...
Nevada CCW permit revoked for misdemeanor DUI. Can I avoid the revocation by proving non-habituality of the use of alcohol?
I received a letter from the LVMPD CCW detail stating that my CCW permit has been revoked due to a recent misdemeanor DUI (alcohol) conviction. The letter states NRS 202.3657, section 4(d)(1) as it's mandate. The above statute says: "Has habitually used intoxicating liquor or a controlled substance to the extent that his or her normal faculties are impaired. For the purposes of this paragraph, it is presumed that a person has so used intoxicating liquor or a controlled substance if, during the immediately preceding 5 years, the person has been: (1)Convicted of violating the provisions of NRS 484C.110 (DUI statute)...". It uses the word "Habitual" and not "has ever" or "ever". Is there a way I could avoid the revocation by proving it was a one-time use through doctors letters/diagnosis?
What you do is retain a local "gun rights restoration lawyer" to investigate the situation.
How do I find a CA attorney to help me?
On March 8th I was arrested for a drug related dui in Concord, CA and then on 3/14 in Morgan Hill for another drug related dui.
Use Avvo, click on Find a Lawyer and DUI in your city and state. Or you could just google it. If you have 2 pending...