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Can the jail time be turned into probation again?
My son was convicted of dui in 2011 he was put on probation. During the probation time he had asked to leave the state to move to another state and the probation officer did not return his calls so he left the state. After 5 years he returned to Ohio and was arrested for probation violations and was put back in jail. He was told he would have to serve a years term in jail. Is there anything he can do to reduce his time in jail and begin his probation again?
Judges don't really like it when people on probation take it upon themselves to leave the state and abscond on their...
If charged but not covicted of dui. Can u expunge this?
Ovi in 2004 that was dismissed. And a dui that was dropped to wreckless. Anyway to seal or expunge this? I am in school to be a power lineman and just got my cdl permit. I did a background check myself and it shows I was charged with these but they were dismissed and dropped. Anything I can do to get this off my background?
Traffic charges are not subject to expungement/sealing. There are reasons for this connected to an interstate compact....
I was at a party about 50 people were there. everyone 18+ was automatically given a ticket, and everyone under 18 was told we would recieve something in the mail. After they took my information I was breathalyzed (ppl said I wasn't supposed to do this before my parents arrived) I blew a 6. Then my parents arrived about an hour later.
I was mostly wondering what to expect in terms of court/charges? What I should do when I get there? Am I going to need a lawyer?
Yes. You Will need an Attorney. ..especially if you want to DRIVE!
Mark A. Deters, Esq.
The Deters Law Group
Do I need a lawyer for a first-offense DUI and will I go to jail?
Last night I was pulled over and arrested for blowing a .154 on a Breathalyzer. I was pulled over because I was looking down at my phone while driving and kept swerving. My court date is Tuesday morning at 8 am. This is my first offense DUI. I go to school full time and work full time. Will I be able to avoid going to jail? Also, is it possible for me to get privileges to drive to work and school?
It all depends on the circumstances. But, you should be able to avoid going to jail...HOWEVER, if CONVICTED of the OVI,...