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Is a third DWI always a felony?
I just received my third DWI and just wanted to prepare myself for the outcome I also have a child that I have partial custody of and was wondering if his father could get full custody if I were to go to prison.
Please review Section 577.023, RSMo. It will always be a felony if the prosecutor decides to charge it as a felony and...
DUI from other state never showed up on driving record
In August of 2002 I got a DUI in Illinois but had a Missouri license. My Illinois lawyer told me Illinois couldn't suspend my Missouri license but that they could suspend it when Illinois sent the information to Missouri. It was never suspended and it isn't on my driving record. I was just at the dmv to update my address and heard them asking people if their license has ever been suspended or revoked. This must be something new they are asking because I've never been asked this question. When I renew my license in 2019 I am not sure how to answer this question. My license hasn't ever been suspended but my driving privileges in Illinois were taken away for 3 months. I am very confused but also don't want to bring it up if I don't have to, as it's been 13 years.
This is probably better posed to a MO lawyer but my suspicion is that when you apply for renewal MO will run PDPS and "...
Can a drug admission at a hospital be strong enough to be used against you in court?
A good friend of mine recently got himself into trouble. He was operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated (not on alcohol), and when he crashed (not terribly bad accident just fender bender) he was taken out of the car, cuffed, sat on the sidewalk and talked to for a bit, and then taken to a hospital. Apparently he wasn't actually arrested since when he left the hospital there was no bail and he ended up going straight home (had to have a sober ride pick him up). While he was in the hospital however, apparently he admitted to taking a drug earlier that day before the accident and it states he admitted this in a hospital document. We are wondering if this could be used against him in court to turn his charge into a DWI?
Admissions can be used against him if the city subpoenas the medical person to testify at a trial. His blood work...
Will a motion to suppress work.
I was arrested for dui. The officers probable cause is that I ran a red light that doesn't exist(I have good photos and videos to prove it). The real reason the cop pulled me over is due to my avoidance to an upcoming sobriety checkpoint. I drove through a business parking lot and then turned onto another main road. All of my turns were legal.
I suspect the officer's story is different than yours. However, if your story is accurate, you have a good suppression...
Just received my third DWI. What kind of plea bargain could an attorney work out? Drug court? Can anyone do drug court?
I currently don't have a job and I believe you need a job for drug court
Call a local DUI attorney asap. You may want to consider getting on SCRAM.
My son had 3 months left on a dui probation in missouri when he got another dui misdemeanor. Never went back to court. Now what
He suffers from PTSD after 2 tours in Iraq which has contributed to his excessive drinking.
He needs an attorney as he is likely looking at least some jail time. Both on the probation violation and the new...
How hard would it to get my rights restored ??And how much would it cost me??
I was charged with a d.u.i. in 97 and the so called legal system in Lee County Va. I went to court several times ..The officer never seen me driving or pulled me over..He also never showed up for court..To the best of mt knowlage I went to court still they took all my rights and it took them 6 years to put me in prison..
This question needs to be directed at an attorney in Lee County Virginia. Had this been a Missouri dwi and if this was...