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Is pleading no contest the best action to take?
I am being charged with OVI, failure to reinstate my license, Lanes of travel, and a BAC of .263. I also do not have insurance.
Best action is to find a lawyer ASAP. That lawyer can advise you as to your best option.
Have ETC of granddaughter, mother has visitation and recently got a DUI and has been canceling or no call no show for the visits
We are waiting for the Judge's decision from the trial, mother has become more unstable since the trial. Can we still file a motion to change and/or stop the visits or do we have to wait til a decision has been made on our case?
This is a question best posed to your attorney. Only your attorney can possibly understand the actual posture of your case.
Can I sue a drunk driver who sideswiped my car in a parking lot, did not injure me, but has no insurance and is under suspension
I pulled into a bar parking lot in a space, and a drunk driver backed out after I was stationary. It scraped the car and caused damage. The man did not have insurance, was driving under suspension and was arrested for being intoxicated. The police said they could not direct fault or do anything since it was private parking. I was not injured, but not my car is damaged. What can I do?
You can always sue the other driver, but how will you require, as he does not have insurance, unless he has private...
I got a high tear DUI in ohio, i am on the pell grant and am wondering if i will get kick out of school
this is my first offence, i already did 3 days in jail and am terrified that i will be kick out of school
Doubtful. See: http://thepellgrant.com/pell-grant-restrictions/ It appears that it only prohibits you from being...
I go to court tomorrow for a criminal pretrial for underage possession and consumption of alcohol. Any ideas on what will happen
I was recently charged with a first degree misdemeanor for petty theft. Tomorrow I go to court for a criminal pretrial for underage possession and consumption of alcohol. I plead not guilty in the previous hearing and got a public defender. Is jail time a possibility because of the misdemeanor I already have?
You need to ask your public defender these questions. That person has the file, the police reports and your...
I went with a public defender with my OVI case, and would like to find a lawyer who is on my side not against me
I have had 2 pretrials- and have to appear to my 3rd at the end of September. My public defender was horrible-because I would not take the plea bargain-which was horrible considering the events. I was man handled by police-ripped from my car-and placed in the police car 3:45am , it was an hour before I was given sobriety tests 4:58am(and my car was towed before the tests (which the officer admitted to me passing)-female not arresting officer) Still under "suspicion" of intoxication I was taken to jail where I was given breath test 6:30am- I was breathing as hard (2 attempts) as I could and he said I wasn't and wrote refused on my paperwork. I asked for a urine or blood test.....in which the officer stated this isn't the suburbs honey....
I suggest you speak with your attorney or hire a new one. Your statement above doesn't really ask a question that we...
I live in Ohio. My license was suspended for not paying a fine. I was arrested for DUI, refusing a breathilizer.
All charges were dropped except the DUI. visited the BMV site and the suspended my license for an additional 2+ years beyond what the court's sentence based on the dissmissed charges. Can the do this and what recourse do I have?
Your license would have also been suspended for the DUI (OVI) conviction. A suspension is mandatory. Your license...