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What should I do (OVI/Paraphanillia charges)?
at 11:30 pm i was pulled over by a state trooper for suspicious driving (I stopped at a green light with my turn signal on). I did not know the area as i've never been there, two people in the car were from there and one told me to turn while the other told me to go straight (which is why i stopped) I've got a clean record not even a ticket. I had smoked earlier that day but was no longer affected the trooper smelled weed and ended up searching my car finding a used bowl. It was someone elses in the car but when he asked whose it was i was so scared i said mine. i also had trouble counting on the sobriety test but i'm bad with numbers because i have mild dislexyia and it was cold out so i was shaking. I'm a college student and i was three hours away from my campus in Hardin county, OH
Many factors such as age, prosecutor discretion, what judge you have, whether witnesses are credible all matter and...
Getting a license in ohio after a dui in california.
I got a dui in california last october, i after that had my license reinstated after signing up for alcohol classes and getting the idd put in my car, last month i decided to move to ohio and i was informed i could get a license here after waiving my rights to have a license in california for 3 years. After i moved to ohio i called the dmv mandatory actions unit and asked them to send me that waiver packet and they said i can only get it after my suspension period is over. So my question is , is there no way to get a license in the state of ohio until my suspension peroid in california is over?
The DMV controls the terms for obtaining an Ohio license. If they tell you that you have to wait until the CA...
I have no recollection of a night however I am afraid that I was taken home by police for DUI.
The next morning my car, keys, and license were with me and I did not have a ticket on me (unless I lost it). Is it possible that I got a DUI or am I being paranoid?
My experience is that you would not have been taken home so you are probably being paranoid. You can check the dockets...
Can a person be taken into custody if they are intoxicated inside a non moving vehicle.
My boyfriend went to sleep off his alcohol in the car while I ride got there. A cop pulled up and formed a sobriety test, he did not pass and was taken into custody and taken away. His car was later searched, with out his knowledge, and then taken away by a tow truck. He now sits in custody with a $1000 fine. What do we do? Who do we call? can they just take him away?
The short answer to your question is yes, usually they can. The charge is commonly physical control of a motor vehicle...
I received OVI summons to attend the court.
yesterday i boosed 4 pegs of whisky and after 20 minutes my friends asked me to drop them to nearest club in my car. So i drunk and drove the car for 36 minutes till the club and at last moment police came near my car and told me to come out and asked me to do some simple excersizes so i did it with out any mistakes. And he asked me to do breathe test i gave it and after some time he asked me to do second time then i refused to do that. I told them that i simply came to drop my friends to club. Police gave me ticket for OVI and summons to attend the court. Please suggest how i can get help to get rid of the case and how much it costs for me. You can reach me on my cell : 5129542880 if you need additional information.
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First offense pled guilty to dui, now have warrant. can i just go pay my fine
was on probation, first offence, dui and driviving under suspention
More informaiton is needed. If you plead guilty why is there a warrant. Is the warrant simply because you have unpaid...
How can a specification to an ovi carry more time than the main charge of an ovi?
In September there was a decision in the Ohio Supreme Court in the case of Edward South, The Court found that the maximum sentence for a third degree felony was 36 months. If this is in fact the case then how can the specification still carry a 5 year maximum when it is supposed to be an enhancement to the Third-degree felony OVI charge. i understand that it was legislations intent but how can you receive more for the specification then what the actual charge carries?? It seems that legislation is treating the specification as if its a charge in itsself? If thats the case then its Double jeopardy because you need the same elements to obtain the third degree felony OVI as do you with the specification which is 5 in 20 years.. The law states that you cannot receive more than time than that of the most serious of crimes? so that would mean that the spec would have to be the dominant charge and therefore sets alone instead of being an enhancement?
If someone is on probation when the third degree OVI takes place, there could be an enhanced sentence due to the...
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