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What penalties am I looking at for failure to appear on a driving while suspended (dui) charge from clallum co.?
I was unable to make the court apperance, and sent a letter explaining this, but never got ANY response. now there is a warrant. I am not a criminal - i own a buisness, and have kids. i dont even drink anymore. I have a new child on the way and i need to get this straightened out, but cannot afford a lawyer. how long am i going to be jailed for this? what can i expect? I cannot find anyone who can talk to me about this!! help!!
If you cannot afford to pay for a lawyer, apply for a public defender and have one appointed. You need to recall the...
Does a police officer have to tell you at the scene if you are receiving a DUI?
I was on my way home last night and was pulled over for speeding. The officer asked if I'd be willing to perform a couple of sobriety tests and because I didn't do well standing on one foot I'm guessing (I have weak ankles) he asked if I'd do a breathalyzer. I blew a .04 then he told me I could get back in my car. After that he came up to the window and said he was just giving me a warning for speeding and said I needed to slow down and left. I am concerned on if he can give me a DUI without telling me? I know my BAC was quite a bit below the legal limit but know that that does not necessarily rule out a DUI.
The breath test given at the side of the road can only be used for probable cause to arrest. The results are not...
Unsupervised probation for DUI
I am a 16 year old who was convicted of the DUI.. i am part of the district court but under juvinial probation officer and all. i was put on supervised probation for up to 2 years, but i could lower that amount of time by finishing all of my treatment, impact pannel, juvi, assessments, and classes. once i finshed that i am 'off supervised probation' and on 'supervised probation.' what does this really mean? i have finished everything i need to do and im even back driving again, with an Interlock of course. will they still drug test me randomly? will i still pay for supervised probation or 'bench monitoring fee'? for the next two years do the probation officers decided when to take you off u.a's (Drug tests)? please help me with my questions, thank youuu very much!
You should ask your probation officer.
What happens in general from getting a DUI at age 16?
i live on a little island in Washington. i recentally got a dui and all this lawyer, and law kinda stuff is really all confusing. i have never been convicted of any crime or gotten a ticket while having my licence. i have so many questions about it but mainly: 1. will this come off my record in the future? 2. will i be alowed to buy cigarretts, tabacco items, or loto tickets, once i turn 18? 3. is a Deferred Prosecution a good idea for my first offence? 4. how long with the cerfew of 8 o' clock continue to be enforced? 5. how long will the u.a's be enforced, and how often? 6. is community service usually required as well? 7. is there anything i can do, (extra clnasses/ community service, juvi, anything) to make the five years shorter? any answers will be a big help. thanks you lots
First, things first, get a lawyer. If you can't afford to hire one, ask the court to appoint a lawyer to represent you....
Can you refuse probation on a 2nd DUI in Skagit County in Washington State?
I am not looking to retain legal representation as I'm indigent and forced to use the public defender. I use Marijuana for medical reasons that do not fall under the legal definitions of Washington and fear more trouble if denied access as per the rules of probation. I feel confident that I can control myself in the confines of my cell for the maximum sentence however I know added fines and sentencing for probation violations could exceed the original sentencing terms. I get what I did was wrong and am willing to take the punishment but not over the course of however long they keep me under their thumb. I really feel I'm on a slippery slope into a life of absconding from justice if I'm forced into it. Please help! Can't I just do the maximum and then leave with only fines to repay Was?
I really don't understand your question. You can have the court deny probation and sentence you to the max sentence....
How long does Wa have to issue dwi?
Single car accident and sent to hospital. Dr noticed alcohol smell and asked for a bac. It was over. That night 12 hours later Dr. Called to fill report with police of patient driver with over level bac. After 8 months can driver get ticket and dwi summons ?
RCW 9A.04.080 notes that “No gross misdemeanor may be prosecuted more than two years after its commission.” A DUI is...
How do I fight my DUI?
I was driving to the store last week & I blacked out and hit a parked car while I was driving. I am prone to seizure but I am being accused of a dui. I will accept the hit & run but I was not drunk. I pled not guilty in the arraignment & they still put me on "SCRAM" program. Who do I talk to?
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