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Question about probable cause on a DWI?
I unfortunately was arrested for a DWI. I was followed late at night, by an off duty cop who was driving his own personal vehicle, a Jeep, with off road auxiliary lights on super high. He followed me all the way to my home. I felt extremely scared and didn't know who he was. He also was tailgating me extremely close. My security camera at my home captured him doing this. He apparently made a call (I don't know to whom as I never recd the reports or if there was a 911 call) and I subsequently was arrested for DWI by another cop. I wanted to find out if this would still constitute probable cause? He claimed that I was driving erratic, which I was definitely was because I was frightened out of my mind. I am female and live alone. He never identified himself so I was terrified. Thank you.
i would have to read the complaint. If it says that the arresting officer was informed by the other off duty cop that...
DWI, DUI, and jail time
My new boyfriends ex is pregnant with his baby but in the last 3-4 years she has gotten a DWI and DUI and did jail time. Also was into drugs for a while. Could my boyfriend fight for custody of his child?
Your boyfriend could always fight for custody. Sole custody is difficult thing to get considering but there are some...
I was arrested by DWI in NY state university 2 weeks ago. My car is impounded and I would like to know how I may get it back?
I was arrested of first not doing complete stop at stop signs in the university. They caught me and did blow test, results 0.1 BAC. Had happened at 4/25. First court was held at 4/29. It was too shocking that I couldn't think of what do to for the first week. The situation is, for the court, my lawyer is helping me out the best, but I forgot to mention about my car, which I also need help with. Thank you.
You need to ask your lawyer to speak to the prosecutor to see if the car is being held for evidence. It is also...
Can I get my license back after dwi in ny .
.16 bac I didn't feel like I was intoxicated or close to it. I know everyone says that. I strongly believe that my gastric bypass surgery effects the test results.
Depending on the your prior record you should be eligible for either a hardship or conditional license while the case...
My car has been impounded in Stony Brook univ. by university police for the evidence of DWI. How do I free the car?
I was caught on 4/25 in university campus for DWI (0.10), and on 6/09, my case has been adjourned for probation for a year with several conditions to follow (I have a conditional license now)(Case was sentenced in Central Islip). I asked my attorney for freeing the impounded car for the needs of driving . Which he did mention that in the court on June 9th, when I was sentenced for the probation. However, I haven't heard anything about from the university police office (no letter from DA office yet). I would like to know an estimated time that the paper work from DA office will be sent to univ. police office. Or any paper work that needs to be done to free the impounded car by me or the attorney to the DA office? Thank you
Ask your lawyer again. Find out where the car is located and make arrangements to pick it up. There is likely a...
I am moving to Florida for work. have a conditional in NYS for a dwai. Can I change my residency so I can use my conditional FL
I understand I can only drive to and from work with other guidelines, I was wondering if I was able to change the state I lived on my license, get a FLORIDA ID card that shows my new address or anything else that would allow me to drive to and from work for the 2 months left I have on my suspension.
You are supposed to surrender your license when you move out of state and get a new license in the state you move to....
I hired a DWI attorney back in Jan 2015. He is yet to retrieve all police records including witness statement. Is this unusual?
He originally was trying to make a deal with the ADA, but that fell through when the judge did not accept. It was for a conditional discharge. Nonetheless, I am anxiously waiting for the witness statement, they claimed they saw me driving; but when police arrived, my engine and car was turned off. I need to know how to approach my case and it's frustrating atty hasn't received papers yet. He also claims if we do not have them from the ADA, it may be beneficial to my Probable Cause hearing which is coming up in the middle of June. Could you please respond to both how long it should take to receive a witness statement, and if it is beneficial for my case, if they ADA does not turn over prior to my hearing? Thank you very much.
A defendant is not entitled to much discovery until trial. You get more in a dui case - you get the testing paperwork.
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