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What should I expect the penalties are from my 1st DWI in Louisiana
I was pulled over and I blew a .093 on the breathalyzer. This is my first DWI and I go to court next week, I'm really very nervous about what to expect. I was thinking I should pled guilty with a public defender and take the classes, community service, and if it means getting my license back, the interlocking device.
Fines, classes, probation. Consult with a local DUI lawyer. YOur BAC was really low, you may be able to get the case...
I have a felony warrant out of Michigan. It is for a DUI with no property damage and no personal injury.
It is my first Dui In MI. but have had 3 in in Indiana 2 Felonies from this in Indiana over the past 15 years.
What is the question you need answered about this? A felony warrant can only be dealt with head on, as if you do...
Charged with 1st dui, but its actually my 4th, can they change the charge
got a ticket for a 1st dui but its actually 4th, will they up my charge when I go to court?
It's certainly possibile. If the prosecutor learns that you have 3 priors, it's unlikely that he or she would not amend...
Missing 8 hours of litter abatement, what should I expect?
I've been involved in a pretrial intervention program for nearly a year now. My last appointment is in 4 days. As I've been gathering my documents together for my case officer, I've only just realized that I'm missing 8 hours of litter abatement out of 16 required hours. I performed my litter abatement over a year ago right after I received my DUI, yet before I entered pretrial, and honestly could not recall whether or not I went both days. I had two sheets signed by the litter detail supervisor, so I figured that I had gone twice and just couldn't recall. I'm only now realizing that the date on each is the same. I won't have an opportunity to do any more litter abatement hours before my final meeting. I am planning on calling court and my case officer tomorrow, but what should I expect?
If you've done everything else without a problem, you'll likely get an extension since you seem to have a valid excuse....
Can I obtain a hardship license in LA with a DWAI in CO?
I received a DWAI in CO back in March, and the CO suspension period is 60 days before becoming eligible for early reinstatement, which I served from May to July. I have not filed for early reinstatement in CO because it "requires" being a citizen of CO for 2 years. I am planning on moving to Louisiana very shortly, and was wondering if I can obtain a hardship license in the state of Louisiana, as I have now served 4 months with no license, and completed my CO suspension and eligible for early reinstatement.
Have you even asked them in LA? That would be a good place to start.
So I can be convicted of DWI even though there is no forensic/scientific evidence that I was ever under the influence?
Officer pulled me over asked me if I was under the influence of anything I said yes. A muscle Relaxer taken after a long days work. No field sobriety test given, and the ticket I was given later said the officers dashboard camera was off. Officer forced me to go to ER against my will since I have no insurance. Leaving the ER the officer cuffed me and threw me in his State police SUV, then he proceeded to conduct a violent search which involved slamming me against his car multiple times and tearing my clothes apart looking for drugs I suppose. Blood was never drawn, urine sample never taken nothing. So how can I be convicted if there is no proof I had drugs in my system. I could have made it all up for all he knows. Such an unjust world
Without any forensic evidence, a DWI/DUI can still be based on the observations of the officer. Those combined with...
Moved out of California before completing my 18 month dui program.
In 2010 I plead no contest to my 2nd Dui. I completed my jail time, paid my fines, and had about half of my classes completed. I ended up having to move out of state very abrubtly due to employment issues. New Orleans does not offer any type of classes. I have been going to AA when I can, and a group therapy session.. I have no plans to return to California, but I would like to finally pay my respects to the court and get this resolved. What are my options?
First, you need to hire an attorney to go into the court and recall a the bench warrant for failure to do the SB38...