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Is an open container enough evidence to convict a DUI
I recently crashed my car, I'm not sure if I fell asleep but I was knocked unconscious. When I woke up , I was surrounded by paramedics who took me to the hospital. The hospital held me for 6 hours then realeased me. At no point did a police officer talk to me , so there was no failed sobriety or b.a.c. Test given. Also I was not read my Miranda rights. Today I received two letters from court saying I'm charged with DUI and open container , and the other letter charging me with reckless driving. I feel I have a case. What do you think ?
You need to hire an attorney. The government can prosecute you for OUI without field sobriety tests or a breath test;...
I made an illegal u turn in front of a school (in massachusetts) where I was trying to pick up the child I am in charge of
The crossing guard was telling me I cd not do that but I ignored her. I could not proceed further down the road and turn around in a different place without missing the pick up time. After I got out of the car and picked up my ward, when I got back in the car to drive off, I observed her taking down my license plate. I hv a clean driving record, but I am very worried, bec she was saying there are children around and what I was doing was dangerous. I was not actually moving during most of the incident, as I was motioning to another parent in a car cd she move up farther so that I cd do a three point turn into the space behind her, then have enough space to park right behind her. I was careful of my surroundings at all times and I was in the street some distance from the crosswalk - at least 1/2 block. but cross guard was so upset w me she had walked up to where I was. I hv often (safely) made these illegal turns and she has often yelled at me for them, which is probably why she was fed up and decided to report me. I did not really think about the fact that I cd be in trouble bec of the school environment and safety issue. Very worried now!!!!
Duplicate question. Consulting with a local attorney will relieve your worry,
I received a dui in MA. Araignment 3/30. When will my offense show on a CORI?
I was taken to hospital and received a ticket while in the hospital. I'm pleading guilty. First dui. Im looking for a job and want to know if my charge will appear on a cori check immediately? If I receive a CWOF will that change anything in relation to a CORI check?
It will show up after your arraignment date. Specifically on the arraignment date or the day after. With regard to a...
Will my OUI show up on a third party background check?
I just got off of probation 8/19/13 and have been a temporary worker at a client site for almost a year now. Today I was surprised by a formal offer letter pending the satisfactory results of a comprehensive background check. Will my CWOF show on a third party check? I'd love to get hired here but it would be a bummer if I didn't on the basis of my first (and only) misdemeanor offense.
It probably will unless you move to seal your record It also depends it part on the type of business you work....
Mass DAE program - first time offender drug testing
If enrolled in a first time offender DAE class listed on the mass.gov page, do they drug test the participants? If so, do they test specifically for what you were on during OUI or just plain urine screen? It appears online that only multiple offenders are drug tested.
Hello - The only time drug testing will be a term of probation is if the judge ordered it during your plea. Check...
Can I sue someone who borrowed my car, got drunk, then totaled it and also a parked car?
I was friends with a girl in may and I let her borrow my car for the night while I was working. She wanted it to do her groceries and hit an AA meeting. I allowed it. She instead drove it an hour to get drunk and see her ex. I asked her to come get me when I got out of work. Waited 5 hours before the police called me saying they had her in custody and that my car, along with a parked car, were totaled. It was her second OUI. Can I sue?
I am sorry to hear of your misfortune. Have you been contacted by Someone from the Office of the District Attorney,...
Trouble getting my license back after not guilty dui finding.
I was found not guilty of dui back in August. I did refuse a breathalyzer. The judge was going to take the request for license re-in statement under advisement. After not hearing anything for a month, my lawyer sent a letter to the court for an update. My lawyer got a call at the beginning of October from the clerk saying that the judge was still considering it, and would let us now in a couple of weeks. It is now the end of November and have not heard anything. My lawyer doesn't want to follow up again because he feels that if we do, the judge will get annoyed and refuse the request. Does this sound right? Do I have any other options? I have been without my license now for almost a year. This would have been my second offense if I was found guilty. Thanks.
Trust your lawyer. Your lawyer won the biggest issue for you - not guilty. You paid them for their experience....