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Will pennslyvania extradite me for dui first offense from another state?
years ago i missed court in pa and was to scared to go to jail so i didnt come back and after two years i got a letter from pa stating it was dropped and even now im scared as its over med marijuania dui first offense. i have M.S., seziures, and a host of medical problems and worried i will die in jail. i wasnt high or intoxicated at time of being pulled over but cop said if i dont give blood i will go to jail so i gave blood and had marijuania from days before in my blood. if i leave pa and go several states away will they come get me for dui first offense even though its a missdomeanor?? thank you ....
If the charges were dropped why would there be any issue of being extradited? It sounds like the case is over.
Can maximum strength sudafed otc nasal spray and musanex cause a flase positive for amphetamines or methampetamin?
I took a drug test at work and came up positive for amphetamines and methampetamin. I take sudafed, musanex, and i use nasal spray on a daly basis. I have never used meth ever in my life.
Generally not but you can get your own test or hire a chemist to dispute same.
In your experience, is 10 months+ between traffic stop (resulting in DUI) and filing of the charges; somewhat common?
Was pulled over 07/03/15 for speeding; I was taken for blood work & fingerprinted after admitting to drinking at a concert. The trooper said I'd receive my charges in about a month & that he saved me a step (live in different county) by already fingerprinting me. 10 months later, The charges have arrived. They were not filed until May 11, 2016 and include a fingerprint order. The probable cause affidavit does not mention when the blood lab request was submitted or received. Also, I mentioned to the trooper the possibility of THC in my system - to which I was told only my BAC was being tested (silly of me, I know. & I assumed he was BSing me). The affidavit does NOT mention anything other than my BAC (.098), however + the DUI charge is for BAC (.08-.10). I am wondering if the trooper cut me a break (thank goodness) and if it could be brought to the surface/recharged in creating a defense against the case.
No not unusual bac results from state police have been very slow. It hurts you in that a lawyer hasn't got your side of...
If I was stopped on suspicion of DUI, given field sobriety tests, not told the results, and then let go, will I still be charged
I was stopped and asked if I had been drinking. I truthfully answered yes and that it was one drink. I was given field sobriety tests including a breathalyzer. The officer did not show me my result from the breathalyzer and then told me I could go. Does that mean I passed the tests? Does it mean I will still be charged? Will I receive a summons in the mail?
If the officer allowed you to drive home after the tests, you must have passed them. I can't imagine a scenario where...
Will I be sent any kind of summons or citation after all this? Will it be on my record even though he let me go?
I was stopped for suspicion of driving under the influence. I was asked how much I had been drinking, to which I replied "one." My license was taken and the officer gave me all the sobriety tests. I had to follow the pen without moving my head and then stand on one leg and count until he said to stop. I counted to "one thousand thirty-one" before ha said to stop. I didn't fall over or stumble. Then he told me to blow into a breathalyzer and I did, but he didn't show me the number that came up. He asked where I was going more than once and I answered politely. He asked me again how much I had, and I told him one drink. He then gave me back my license and told me that if I was going somewhere to "get going" and I said "Yes, officer" and left. I was not given any ticket, citation, summons, or any written documentation and I was not arrested. I remained relatively calm (I'm not sure how) the entire time and in retrospect, I answered more questions than I should have, but being scared and wanting to comply, I answered every question. The cop basically told me to leave after giving me my license back, so that's what I did. I know what I did was wrong.
I really can't see you getting a summons for DUI. If there was probable cause to arrest you for a DUI there is no way...
I was just arrested for a dui...i had one 24 years ago and received the ard program. Is this considered my second one?
someone reported us but when police arrived we were sitting in the car eating
This is your second one, but the court will treat it as your first. Get it?
What should I expect with non DUI ARD?
I am on ARD for a false id charge and underage drinking. I have a probation officer. My questions are 1) he said he would come search my apt. Are my roommates rooms going to be searched too? We all have locks on our doors and they don't want their rooms searched. 2) what if I'm not home when he arrives? 3) will I be notified at all that he is coming? Even just 5 min? 4) he told me if I leave for the night to stay somewhere else, just to leave a message on his phone-I don't need to ask for permission. If I tell him I left, will he come search my apt?
I've never heard of a probation officer wanting to searche the apartment of someone on ARD. Was that one of the...