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Can you refuse Medical Treatment if your intoxicated and under 21?
Police and EMS approached me before entering a football game for being intoxicated. I refused to go in the ambulance however I was forced by the police and EMT to go. Are they allowed to do this even though I refused?
Though I'm not licensed in NJ, this question is not unique to that state's laws, in my view. Police and fire-rescue...
Is it possible to get the probable cause tickets thrown out when being charged with dui?
I was recently arrested for dui. When I left the police department i was giving two tickets, one for dui and another for dui with a minor. The next day when I appeared to court the judge handed me six more tickets. Two for failure to maintain lanes, one for child not being restraint in a seat belt, one for uninsured, one for no registration, one for reckless driving. I knew that the registration and uninsured tickets would be thrown out. The ticket for the minor not being in a restraint was not true because when my sister came to the scene she had to take my son out of the seat belt to get him out the car. I'm real skeptical of the details the officer put into the report in order to pull me over. The lawyer was able to throw all the tickets out except the dui and dui with a minor.
Answer: First and foremost this is a question you should be asking your current attorney. However, it seems as though...
I need a lawyer in a criminal case for shoplifting (3rd Degrees). Do I pay a flat fee or by the hour?
I saw two attorneys, one said I would have to pay 5,000.00 (shoplifting, first time - I was never arrested before). He said it was a "flat fee" so that it is non-refundable. Another lawyer said 6,000.00 and said he would charge me by the hour - and that I could get money back if he works less. Which attorney? How do I choose? Which attorney is more fair? The second attorney said "flat fees" are unlawful? But 5,000.00 is cheaper!
You should definitely shop around for a better price. That's a lot to charge for a PTI eligible case. Flat fees are...
Do DUI's show up on background checks in NJ? Also are they considered minor traffic offenses?
I am applying for a job and they ask if I ever been found guilty or pled guilty to a violation of the law (other than minor traffic offenses)
A DUI is seldom considered a "minor" traffic offense. In virtually all jurisdictions, it is a criminal offense.
I have a pending DWI in NJ. What's stopping me from going to PA and getting a license there. If or before I lose my NJ license
I have a pending DWI in NJ. What's stopping me from going to PA and getting a license there. If or before I lose my NJ license?
FIrst, you need to be a legal resident of the state where you are licensed. Assuming that you are a resident of New...
After pleading guilty to DUI in NJ, how many days do you have to file a motion?
Its been 1 month since we plead guilty to DUI--can we still file a motion and what is the time frame you must file it within? Can anything be done to reopen the case?
What kind of motion do you want to file. If you changed your mind and decided that you should not have pleaded guilty...
Are judges more likely to listen to cops over DWI experts?
Correct me if I'm wrong, but from what I understand, the testimony of the arresting officer in a DUI case is all of the evidence that the state needs to convict you. Even if the breath test is thrown out, it doesn't matter because the cop can say "they looked pretty drunk to me" and win the case that way. If a DWI expert challenges the officer's testimony, will the judge even listen to them or are you doomed to be found guilty no matter what?
Find an attorney skilled in DWI cases (who will know what experts to bring, you will not), pay him and ask him the...