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there was a 7 hr block of time later, they knocked on my door and I answered. Walked home from friends house, didn't drive. Intended to call Lawyer and turn myself in for the accident the next morning but never got the chance. So I can get a dui while in my own home? Nobody saw me drink and drive because I hadn't started drinking yet but was when they showed up 7 hrs later. I refused to blow.
Your refusal to provide a breathalyzer is tantamount to admission Bad idea Hire an attorney. Do not do any more...
Last night after some beers returning to the hotel I was arrested based on DUI + 35miles speeding and imprope lane use. I am Brazilian and dont have USA driver license, I am actually working for 6 months here. In this way I will come back to Brazil each 45 days to keep my regular job there and visit relatives. My Court was schedule for 16 July 2014, on July 4 I had planned a trip for Brazil and return before the court. The police description was Strong odor of alcohol on breath, red glass eyes indicates of impaired during SFST, admit 1-2 beers. My final result on breath test was 0.105. I am affraid because I leave in Normal and work in a small city (30miles away) and the car is essential for my work. What I can expect? How to proceed?
You need to hire an attorney immediately. Your speeder is a criminal charge. The DUI is serious and you clearly had...
I was at a friends apartment with about 10 other people, and police walked in the door without permission saying that they had received a call about a domestic disturbance. Police immediately began rounding up anyone under 21 and writing them citations. There was no open alcohol in the apartment and no evidence that anyone had had. Police would not let anyone leave the apartment until they submitted to a breathalyzer. Before I was even offered a breathalyzer the officer began to write me a ticket. I then asked him why he was doing this and he did not give me a response he only pointed to a breathalyzer. I did submit to a breathalyzer but offered to preform a field sobriety test for the officer, but he refused. Also, the owners of the apartment did not receive any fines or tickets.
Only the judge hearing your trial an answer this question. It depends upon what the officer says at your trial. Good...
I was at a party at my college, and police came in and wouldn't let anyone leave without showing ID. If you were under 21 they started writing tickets, even before they spoke to you. I had just arrived minutes before this happened, and had not had anything while there. I had drank 1 beer 3-4 hours before I had arrived. The officer wrote on the citation that I had drank that beer at the location of the party. I did not take a breathalyzer test, but did have to follow a pen with my eyes, which the officer said I failed. Is there a chance I can fight this in court? He wrote that I had been drinking there, which was not true and he has no proof that I had been.
You can fight the citation but it will be your word against the officer's and since you told the officer you had been...
I was charged with DUI in Illinois (first time) and refused to submit to the breathalyzer, so I was to receive a summary suspension. However, after 90 days I still have not received notice of the suspension (State has my correct addy), and the automated hotline in Illinois indicated that my DL and driving privileges are current and active. I dont want to call the State and ask why this hasn't been filed, because I think the small town I recieved the DUI in just forgot to submit it. However, I also don't want this to pop back up a year or two down the road after I am done with my court supervision. Is there a time limit they have to file this paperwork to the state?
No.
A friend of mine was set up for a dui by another resident and the police were sitting in front of his house waiting for him to come home. His ATV was parked in my drive which is only 3 driveways down. When he drove it into his drive the police turned on their lights and pulled him off his ATV and arrested him for DUI. Then they towed his ATV to the impound yard and they now want over $6,000 to get it back. They told him that his license could not be suspended because it was on private property, but suspended it anyway. He went to court and the judge rescinded his license as the states attorney and his lawyer did not catch the mistake. He has fired that attorney. I would like to know if the police towed his ATV illegally and if he can sue the state for the blow device and lost work wages?
From the facts presented, your friend cannot sue the state for the blow or lost work wages. Everything was done within...
i just had my dui dismissed and i still got my license suspended for a year. i lost my petition to rescind statutory suspension at my last court date and the case got dismissed at the following court date (pre-trial). i need to know how to appeal my statutory suspension now that i have had the case dismissed. i am representing myself (pro se) and am not getting the assistance from the court house/clerks office/states attorney office but i expect that. what can i do to get my license back without it being suspended for a year.
First, be advised that the dismissal of the DUI cahrge has no effect on whether the court properly ruled on your...