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Can the courts add more to your sentence when you've been compliant with the original sentencing
I was required to go through vasap ,due to a dui, which I completed and was discharged but on 7-7-2014 I was brought back into court because vasap wanted to add more to my sentence which the judge accepted, is that legal.
Yes the judge makes the final decision on sentence terms and often will follow such a recommendation
What happens usually with a noncompliance on a dui?
It's my first dui. I had a violation in Sept but it was first and forgiven. However in November I got another and just received a letter from my case manager about it going back to court. What should I do? Expect?
You should call your attorney or hire a good DUI attorney. They tend to wait until the 2nd interlock violation so...
What is the punishment for driving on a suspended license for multiple convictions of DUI? I've had three DUI's.
I was pulled over for a taillight and while the officer was running my name he found out that my license was suspended. He wrote me a ticket for the suspension and defective equipment. I'm allowed to petition the circuit court for a restricted license January 13, 2017 because that will be four years since my conviction for my DUI 3rd. But now that I got this ticket I'm not sure what to do. What are my punishments for the ticket? And should I petition the higher court before going to the lower court for the ticket?
You need an attorney. The penalties are harsh, including additional jail and suspension of license. It may be a good...
When does the courts notify DMV of my license suspension?
I was convicted of a DWI 3 months. I have checked DMV and it is still showing me licensed with no convictions whatsoever. My sister and cousin work in the courts and said they should have notified DMV immediately.....I also haven't heard anything from my insurance at all. I'm not sure what to do.
It sounds like it may have been overlooked by the court, but don't let that lead you to temptation. It can be reported...
What benefits can a hired attorney do for me thats going to help me out better than a court appointed attorney?
Probation violation. I messed up and failed a drug test for a pain pill I took at work. The probation officer set me up with a heads up class starts at 4:00. Your supposed to be there at 3:45 to give a urine sample. I was unable to pee before the class started therefore she violated me and cancelled the classes. This is my 2nd violation, My first came because I was unable to pee the first few times i went in to see p.o. I am very bladder shy and now know this is a serious problem because I have never been in this kind of situation before. They issued me the "ok" to take blood tests instead of urine tests. I have been paying for out of my own pocket, and have passed every one but this last one. The day of the class though she would not let me go submit a blood test, only could pee, which I felt was unfair because she already knew of my condition of being bladder shy. Im hoping and praying I do not go to jail because I am the only income for my son. Will hiring an attorney help me out here?
Just as some court appointed attorneys are better at their job than others, so also some private retained attorneys are...