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My nephew got his 3rd DWI driving my minivan, and my van is said to be forfeited, i am handicapped how do i get it back?
my Nephew was driving my van without a liceance (unknown to me) and got his 3rd DWI my van was impounded and told to be forfeited, its been two days and the arresting officer still has not gotten back to me on how to get van back. The deputy answering phone said they had to interview me about letting him use my vehicle, also mentioning i may get fined and may have to go to court in 30 days to try and get my van back. Now I desperately need my vehicle I am handicapped and have a major surgery coming up in days with quite a few dr. appts in these weeks between I have no one else that can take me, I live on a limited income and i am still paying for my vehicle i can not afford to get another and still pay for my van please i need help and dont know what to do.
That sucks, don't expect the police to help. You need a lawyer. The cops couldn't care less.
I was charged for felony DUI & Test refusal and was not the inital driver of my vehicle. The police reports are also conflicting
I was a passenger in my own vehicle when a citizen reported my car swaying in the lane. The driver turned into a McDonald's restaraunt and I took over the driver side to see the menu and order. Just then I looked in the rear view mirror and the red lights were on us. I was told to pull over to the side and me and the driver switched seats again. I was charged as the driver going all over the road and failed my field sobriety test. After reading the police reports from three separate officers, the reports have conflicting information about who was actually behind the wheel at the time of the stop. Also I was on seroquel which is a strong anti-pychotic medication. I did not do the intoxilizer. Does it sound like I may have a chance to fight this?
Although Avvo is an excellent resource, this question is far more complex than this cite is designed for. In Minnesota...
Is there a way to fight a dui?
My father got a dui in August, he was sitting in his van with the keys in the ignition. The vehicle was off and he was not planning on driving. He was on the phone with my brother when the cops walked up on him, he was asking my brother for a ride. Is there a way to fight the dui? Or get a lesser charge?
There are a great many options and possibilities. The state must prove that your father was in physical control of the...
Tailgated by a police officer and it resulting in their probable cause for dwi arrest; unlawful restraint?
Cars are considered deadly weapons when fleeing (been a violent crime for a few years now). So, if an officer induced a driving error by following much to closely for a mile, could an unlawful restraint defense work? You can't speed up (you're going the speed limit), you can't slow down (you'd cause a collision), and you're terrified because if you have to make a defensive maneuver you'll likely also cause a collision. Thoughts?
Is this a hypothetical? It's unclear from your question whether something happened to you or not. Either way, the...
Girlfriend was arrested for a dwi in shakopee mn.what now?
She blew a .10 on the breath test on the 19 of september. The paperwork says that her licence will be revoked on the 26th. Can she have this expunged if this is her first offence? What can we do to have this resolved asap? Will she need to have whisky plates now? The officer on scene would not allow me to drive her car since I was not on the title. The fees and penalties are way above what she makes in a month, can there be a payment plan set up to pay them and will she be able to get a work licence to drive to work at all?
You have raised a lot of questions in your post as is common with DWI cases. Probably the best thing for your GF to do...
What does Implied Consent Petition accomplish while waiting for criminal hearing on 1st DWI? How do poor folks draft one?
Single parent student onMFIP, On 9/7 got 1st DWI, 3 charges Gross Misd. w/ BAC of .20+. Jail 3 days, revoked her lic., police took lic. plates off MY car. Judge let her go w/o bail & a hearing 10/29. An UNavailable public defender just sent a letter telling her to file a judicial review of lic. revoc. w/in 30 days, but he doesn't do Civil. She knows she's guilty & all handled correctly. a. How does and IC Petition help stop a DWI from staying on her driving record? What purpose will it do? c. Does the ICPetition request a judicial stay of the balance of the revocation & license plate impoundmt or temporary reinstatement? d. Is the Petition asking for a shorter revocation period or getting a limited license? e. Does Petit need to b filed w/forms CIV102 &112? What content is in the petition?
The purpose of the implied consent petition is to challenge the revocation of your license and the impoundment of your...
I was charged with a DUI. Will my drivers license be revoked if I was not arrested?
I am 18 and was charged with a DUI and a minor. I was not pulled over. My car died in the middle of an intersection and a cop saw and came to help. He had asked if I had anything to drink, I was honest and said yes. I agreed to take a breathalyzer and I blew a .04. On my ticket it does not say what my blood alcohol content was though. Is there a reason why it does not say what my BAC was?
With a .04 test result, chances are that you were charged with Underage Drinking and Driving, not DUI. It's a...
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