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Can I settle out of court without having to make an appearance?
I received a minor in possession because I was intoxicated and had a case of beer in the truck. I talked to my sister about it and she said I may be able to call the court and possibly settle out of court so I don't have to make an appearance. All I would have to do is a pay a fee and have my court date waived and the offense would be wiped off my record. Is this true? Is there any other way I could go about this?
Unfortunately this type of charge requires an appearance in court. You will be required to make an appearance at your...
I got a DUI two years ago when I was 17 years old. If I was considered a minor, should this be on my record. I live in MS.
I got a DUI when I was 17 years old . I thought that if you are under 18 years of age that you are considered a minor and all of your records are sealed.
DUI's are misdemeanor traffic violations which do not fall under the jurisdiction of the youth court; therefore, it is...
2nd DUI in a year....
I was involved in a single vehicle accident 2 months ago and sustained major injuries. While in the hospital, there was a blood warrant issued and my blood was taken for a my BAC. It came back yesterday and I was arrested today by Pass Christian, MS Police. My BAC was .14. I recieved another DUI (other dui, no BAC) in Harrison County October 2009. What am I looking at as far as fines and jail time? Would it be possible to ask the prosecuter for house arrest because I am still in treatment for my injuries?
You are looking at a minimum of (1) five days in jail, (2) 10 days of community service, (3) fines of $1,200 to $1,600,...
Do labs in Texas test for adulterated syntheic urine sample? And if caught is it a criminal offense?
I'm from out of state trying to get a job in Texas but I'm not clean at the moment
It would depend upon who is doing the test, either the government or a private agency. A private employer may simply...
How can I be arrested while walking for a dui and can I sue
I was walking up to my boy car and they had him pulled over all of a sudden another officer pulls up and arrest me for dui while walking
Based on your facts, no. Check your ticket and double-check to make sure it is a DUI and not a public drunk or other...
My son was sentenced in 2008 20 years 7 suspended 13 to serve? he got out in 7 went to fl got in trouble did two extradited him
back here probation violation and hizs sentencig order says 20 years 7 suspended 13 to do credit for time served,but he didnt get credit for the seven years he did they have him as though he just commited crime 1st probation violation 13 years /i am having hard time trieing to get this straight please in the name of god tell me what i have to do thank you
Impossible to answer without all the judgments and sentences for all his cases knowing his credit or good time.
Can this US Supereme Court ruling in which was formerly in New Mexico State Court apply to a state felony DUI case?
Begay v. United States, 553 U.S. 137 (2008), is a United States Supreme Court case which held that felony driving while intoxicated is not a "violent felony" for purposes of the Armed Career Criminal Act. Begay v. United States Seal of the United States Supreme Court.svg Supreme Court of the United States Argued January 15, 2008 Decided April 16, 2008 Full case name Larry Begay v. United States Docket nos. 06-11543 Citations 553 U.S. 137 (more) 128 S. Ct. 1581; 170 L. Ed. 2d 490; 2008 U.S. LEXIS 3474; 76 U.S.L.W. 4228; 21 Fla. L. Weekly Fed. S 188; 08 Cal. Daily Op. Serv. 4462, 2008 Daily Journal D.A.R. 5389 Prior history Writ of certiorari to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit. 470 F.3d 964. Holding Felony driving while intoxicated is not a “violent felony” within meaning of section of the Armed Career Criminal Act imposing special mandatory 15-year prison term upon felons who unlawfully possess a firearm and who have three or more convictions for violent felonies.
You have already asked this question once. The answer is NO. Begay has to do with the sentence in a gun case. It has no...