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My question is a generalization of what sentencing I may possibly be looking at. I appreciate your time and advice, in advance.
When I was 18 (06`) I received my first DUI in PA. I did what was asked & got off probation 2 months early. October `14 I drove 45 mins to spend the night with my nephew bc I told him I would & wanted to keep my word. I received a 2nd DUI...highest bac bc I refused the BT. I moved to the county where this occurred so I could easily get to the RIP program they recommended & if D&A treatment. The day before sentencing my friend was helping me move. We had dinner about 4pm and each had 2 drinks. On our way back from my apt I got pulled over around 11 pm. My friend threw out a cig butt & the officer said I crossed lanes. I failed the FST & refused a BT. I tried calling my lawyer for a continuance all night to no answer and in the am he just screamed & hung up. I have warrant(s), no lawyer or $
You should call your lawyer to discuss a potential sentence on the 2nd DUI. As far as the new case, you're facing a 1-2...
Completed ARD in Allegheny County in 2009/10 - will it show up on FBI Background Check now?
I was arrested for a DUI in 2009 in Allegheny County. I completed ARD in early 2010. Now undergoing FBI background check (including fingerprints) for federal employment. Will this show up? How can I get a Certificate of Dismissal from the Court if the case has been "expunged"?
Unfortunately, there will always be an FBI record of your offenses. If you are applying for a federal job, your DUI...
Will I be required to submit to a blood test at my D&A assessment for a DUI?
I was arrested for my first (and only) DUI and refused a BAC test at the time of arrest. I recently completed my CRN evaluation per the conditions of ARD. I was told that prior to scheduling my AHSS classes, I would be required to submit to a full D&A assessment because of my BAC test refusal. I'm quite confused: considering my BAC refusal, will the assessor attempt to take my blood, breath, urine at the time of the assessment (or for any other reason), or can I just expect a battery of questions (similar to the CRN eval, but more in depth)? I've nothing to hide, but I would like to know in short what I might expect at my D&A assessment.
As a general rule, I tell people assume you will be tested everytime you go to court for anything. The reason for this...
Will I get sent to ohio for a probation violation after getting jail in pa for 2nd dui?
Currently on basic probation in ohio since I live in pa. (No monthly visits nor piss test, just paying fines) I recently got a dui in pa and gonna have to serve 5 days in pa.. Question 1, Will ohio see I'm in jail in pa and put a detainer on me to send me to ohio to serve my remainder probation time? Question 2, Will Pa put a detainer on me and contact Ohio for my probation violation then send me to Ohio?
1) Yes, if they look. 2) No, not if there is no PA probation officer supervising you on behalf of Ohio.
If a Dui says Nolle processed does it still count against me if I receive another Dui?
I had two Dui that were put together. I was sentenced in 2008 for my second Dui. The other says Nolle processed. I Got another Dui recently, will this be my 3rd or my 2nd again?
Good news for you. If a criminal case is nolle prossed then it is as if you were found not guilty. For sentencing...
I got arrested, first time DUI in PA. I blew pretty high,.25. Am I looking at jail time?
The police officer asked me while I was in the holding cell if I wanted to use the address of my license for the address they would send my court papers to, I replied yes. Turns out he wrote "308" instead of "302" and I never got the papers. A warrant was issued for my arrest after I didn't show up for court and I went to jail for 14 hours because of this mistake. I turned myself in after hearing that cops showed up to my house(I was out of town). I now have paperwork confirming this error. The judge eventually let me leave and issued me a new court date. Does this clerical error help me in anyway? The summons was sent to an address that does not exist which caused me a serious headache.
More facts are needed to fully assess your situation but it is possible you avoid jail time. You should talk...
I recieved a 3rd tier dui in oct 2014 (2nd offense- 1st in oct 2006. The night before my sentencing i got pulled over.
I was arrested for 3rd dui-1st tier. I missed my sentencing since I was over an hour away in another county when I got pulled over. I was in the process of moving to the city i was getting sentenced in to be in a program that would of been.beneficial. i needed my lawyer to put in for a continuence however he failed to do so. I do not have the funds for a new lawyer, I have now two warrants for my arrest...i am so scared. Ive never been in this position nor had any warrants. I am very scared, confused & idk what to do
So, let's get this straight. You were on your way to sentencing when you were arrested for a third offense DUI? - So...