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I was in court for my DWI trial in 11/10, I waved right to a jury, the prosecution had a hard time finding any evidence.
The judge seemed in awe about it, so he ended court, no verdict was met, now almost three months later, I have not heard anything at all. Friend of mine ran my license and it says I still have a pending case about the DWI, but technicaly I already had court. How long does a judge have before my case has to be dismissed?
What did the attorney who conducted the defense on your behalf say ? I assume you had an attorney, because no one would...
Can I represent myself if I Can not afford a lawyer
I recently just caught a DWI charge and I cannot afford a lawyer .
You have charged with a crime which means that you are entitled to a court appointed attorney if you truly can not...
Is DUI considered a criminal misdemeanor? Or is it a traffic infraction?
I have been arrested twice for DWI, both charges were dropped to DUI. These happened over 10 years ago. I am applying for college and they ask if I have ever been convicted or plead guilty to a felony or misdemeanor. Would the DUI charges I plead guilty to count as criminal misdemeanors? If I need to disclose this information, I also have to show the police report. I am embarrassed about those. I was young and dumb. While it's my past it doesn't relate to me at all know. However they are going to do a criminal back ground check.
In New York the crime is known as DWI, not DUI. If the arrests were in another state then you should specify in your...
How does he pay the fines and civil penalties if he is in jail.
My brother is being incarcerated for 6 mths 1st time dui and a brass knuckles charge. How does he pay all these fines that were imposed if he is in jail and not working?
You are free to pay his fines for him or your parents
What can i expect to get? Will this go on my record?
I was charged with an open container, littering, and underage possession charge. i was taken to the station for $100 bail. I was not fingerprinted or anything. i was given a court date where the officer advised me to plead guilty and i would get 3 tickets for each and this wouldn't go on my record. Is that true? What can i expect to get? this is my first offense.
Here's who you should not take legal advice from: police. Speak to a local defense attorney to fight the charges and...
Freedom of information request for records
I am currently charged with a DWI. I was wondering I could fill out a New York state police freedom of information request for records? Is this something I could do on my own or does a lawyers office have to do it for me?
You cannot use FOIL to get the police documents in your case because there are exceptions in the FOIL law including on-...
Can the charges be dismissed possibly due to it not documented and it was not told to me how much or if I was truly over the?
I was charged with a dwi but the police office did not tell me what my BAC level was after I blew into the breathalyzer and it is also not documented on my ticket.
It depends if you were charged with per Se intoxication (.08% BAC or above), VTL 1192(2), or driving in an intoxicated...