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How long do police have to file charges if drugs were found?
Police had a tip on the sale of drugs. The place was not my residence though I was present Along with one other person. Small amounts of drugs were found. As well as paraphernalia. No charges were filed and no one went to jail. How long do they have to bring charges on those present?
Depending on the charge up to the statute of limitations. Seems like you are in the clear.
How can VA ASAP have a hold on my Driver License if the judge said my D.U.I. case is finished???
I had 2 D.U.I.'s (one 2010 & one 2011) in VA and took ASAP, and got a letter I successfully completed the program and classes and the case was closed. Knowing I had to report to court because of a 6 month restriction and ignition interlock was installed in my car. So when I went to court ASAP did not send any paperwork saying my case was closed, so I took my paperwork in and got my interlock removed with the judge knowing I had one violation. Now I moved to TN and tried to get a DL here their telling me I have a hold and have to clear it up in VA. If the judge over says ASAP and says I completed everything and my case is closed how can ASAP still have a hold on my DL if my case is closed there also. I also went to court 3 times and had to do everything myself because ASAP would not.
The fact that the criminal case is closed does not mean that all suspensions are over. You need to contact the VA...
Is intercourse with an intoxicated person under 21 rape?
I was 20 at the time of the incident, and the man was 4 years my elder. He got me into a 21+ bar and bought me numerous liquor drinks & shots. We had sex, though I was blacked out and only remembered pieces of the incident afterward. I became pregnant and only then did I figure out exactly what had happened that night after being told the exact events by the assailant. I received an abortion the following month. I never filed a legal complaint as I did not identify as a rape victim and because I stupidly trusted it was not a malicious crime. Only now, I suffer terrible anxiety because of the abortion and out of fear the assailant will tell friends and family about it. Also he was on felony probation at the time for drug related crimes.
Your age wouldn't be the deciding factor as to whether or not it was rape. Based on the facts as you tell them, it...
Is there anything that can be done about my underage consumption charge?
I was arrested with the charge of underage consumption . I was at a party where a person was arrested outside ( everyone else was inside besides home owners who were 21 ) who was under 21 ( above 18 ) for being around alcohol . The cops then arrested the house owners for contributing to minors ( which no one was , b / c we are all above 18 ) and that gave them " probable cause " to enter the premises . They arrested all the minors inside myself being one of them . I was thrown on the ground , sustained minor injuries ( bleeding from my shoulder and bruising on my back ) , was never read my rights , or Breathalyzer / sobriety tested . Simply taken to jail and charged . Is there anything I can do ?
Get an attorney. Sounds like the charge could be dismissed with experienced counsel or at the worst, you'd get...
I need to produce a Motion For Dismissal of DUI in Tennessee. Is there a of such a motion that I can use.?
I was arrested for suspected DUI. I have both a passenger witness and I believe their car tape that will substantiate I was not DUI. I need a "model" so I can produce a motion for dui dismissal. This is my 1st time before the judge and no plea has been entered yet. I will be representing myself as I am a 100% disabled veteran without adequate resources immediately at hand.
You should not represent yourself unless its an absolute necessity. You can get a public defender if you qualify for...
When can the registered owner of a vehicle be "charged" because vehicle was being driven by someone else who is charged DWI/dui
I own and register a vehicle, and allow an adult 30+ year old child to drive the vehicle because he/she is unable to purchase a vehicle. Can I be charged with a DWI/ DUI/ Impaired if he/she is charged? He/she is is on the insurance as designated driver.
No, you can't be charged but if they get into an accident, you can be financially liable.
Having Multiple DUI Charges in Tennessee
Hello, I have one DUI conviction in Knoxville, this was about 6 years ago. I have a DUI charge that is currently pending in a near by TN county. That charge occurred about two months ago. A few days ago I was arrested in Knoxville on a DUI charge, and with a charge of inhaling an intoxicating substance or huffing as some would call it. I was not drinking alcohol but, because of the huffing charge the police also charged me with DUI. My question is this... I had thought at one time, that if a person has not been convicted yet, still in pre-trial, on a pending DUI charge, that maybe the most recent DUI charge in Knoxville might be able to be combined with the DUI charge from two months ago and merged into only one DUI charge. Is this possible? If I am convicted of these two most recent DUI charges, making me having a third DUI conviction, would that DUI conviction be a felony? Oh, and I was wearing an alcohol monitoring ankle bracelet regarding the DUI charge in the other county, could that nearby county come and re-arrest me because of this latest Knoxville DUI charge. Thank you!!
If both of the DUI's happened in the same county then sometimes the DA will package them together and also provide some...