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Did the police have the right to come onto my property and question/arrest me when I was never actually seen driving by a cop?
So I was on way home at about 9am after a night of fun, and I decided to sit in my driveway and have a cigarette before I went inside. Keep in mind my driveway is about a half mile long and winds through the woods and there is a "private property, no trespassing" sign at the entrance to the driveway. As I was sitting there, a cop comes all the way down my driveway and pulls up behind me. He claimed that there was a call made about my driving (I was given no details about the call or where I was seen). Long story short, I was arrested for DUI.
One does not have to be seen driving a vehicle to be cited for a DUI in Illinois. As long as one is deemed in "actual...
I'm being charged with 4th dui that I'm not guilty of what's my chances at winning this at trial or through a supression of evid
I hit a semi that a cop had pulled over and was turning it around on a two lane highway at night with no signaling of any type or anything indicating the road was blocked up ahead. I didn't see that semi was stretched across the whole road till last minute. I tried to avoid hitting it but failed doing so after about 15 min of standing around the cop came up and was talking to me he asked if I had bee n drinking. I said no but he asked me to take field sobriety I said I would not submit to anything. He them arrested me took me back to the jail then 5 hrs later took me to hosp with a warrant for a blood draw. I advised them there was no injuries to anyone that this was illegal unless there was a type a injury. End result they still never got my blood because of a illegitimate threat I made..
I know you would like a nice neat answer but no one can give this online. You have way too much at stake to be...
Will diabetic affect a blood test for a dui
was stuck in a ditch when the police arrived took 2 breath idealizers then i was taken to the hospital for a blood test
Oversimplified answer is no. But resulting ketoacidosis can effect probable cause. Ketones often smell on breath like...
DUI in PA appyling for License in IL
My son has a restricted PA license for his 2nd DUI. We have moved to Chicago Illinois and want to get an Il license. His Pa license has an INTERLOCK restriction on it. What will happen when he surrendors his PA license when applying for his IL license? Will IL isssue a license with the same restriction, will they deny it etc.
IL will deny because the underlying privilege in PA revoked(as nearly as one can tell in your narrative). He might...
CAN MY 2001 DUI CONVICTION AND 2007 DUI ARREST BUT NOT CONVICTED AS OF YET. COUNT AS MY 2016 DUI THIRD CHARGE?
I have recently caught a DUI in Chicago I have a DUI conviction in the state of Washington in the year of 2001 I have an arrest for a DUI in the state of Washington and 2007 but no conviction as of yet I wanted to know if those convictions in the state of Washington county in the state of Illinois
To varying degrees for varying purposes. For sentencing purposes it's a second offense or maybe third since I don't...
What is a look back period for DUI. In illinois
I have 2 DUI in WA state and recently caught 1 in Illinois. The 2 in WA state was in 2001 and 2007. The 2007 is still open. Active warrant no conviction yet. Am I considered to have 3 DUI now. If so can I get probation. My DUI in Illinois which occur on July 12 2016. And what is a look back period for Illinois and WA state. Thank you.
Look back is lifetime history.You are considered a 1st time offender for summary susp purposes if no prior dispo within...
What are the penalties on your first DUI in illinois?
I got my first DUI on early Friday morning and my lawyer didn't quite explain to me what are my penalties except possible up to a year in jail
Assuming that you had a valid driver's license and insurance, and did not cause great bodily harm or death, then your...