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Is there statue of limitations on arraignment in texas for dwi?
I was arrested 2 years ago. they keep postponing my arraignment hearing. I blew a 0 and they lost the blood work to prove I was not intoxicated.
The District Attorney for the county in which you were arrested has two years to file a misdemeanor and three years to...
I had FTA removed in california, I am now in texas, not able to get DL.
I acquired DUI in California in the year of 2012 and 2013, I was incarcerated. I have recently paid GC services and a lawyer to rectify legal issues and still not able to get a license for work here in Texas. I am in dire straights with no further help from my hired lawyer, please help
Look on line through DPS website to see why you are not eligible to get a license.
Is there a Texas case that requires knowing waiver of counsel and waiver of jury trial that can nullify a felony DWI enhancement
I have a pending felony DWI case with .09-.10 BAC. The four prior DWI's were from twenty years ago, and none of those were felonies. One of the priors is from out of State municipal court and the State will likely agree with my lawyer's pending motion to quash. Another DWI-1st was a plea without an attorney. Is there a case that requires knowing waiver of counsel and waiver of jury trial. that can nullify this enhancement?
Samudio vs. State, stands for the proposition that you cannot presume a "knowing and voluntary" waiver of the right to...
How to ask for a pretrail diversion or a 30-90 day writ for a DWI charge
I have been doing so much research on how to get my currently incarcerated fiance in front of a judge without having to sit in jail for a couple of months. I am starting to confuse myself. My kids and I need him home ASAP. A writ has been mentioned to me on this site. I just don't know how to go about it. Are either of these things an option? i have NO money to hire a lawyer, I know that, that is the BEST route but it is impossible for me at this time.
If you can not afford counsel, he is entitled to have one appointed. Many counties have a pre-trial services office...
What is the Likely outcome of a contested hearing for revocation of probation in 3rd felony DUI in Brazorio County TX
A Friend had his 3rd felony dui reduced to a 2nd offense misdemeanor. He received 3 years probation. He has since had at least 11 violations for failing drinking tests. a capias was issued and he is scheduled for a contested hearing. What is the likelihood of jail time?
Very high. All it takes is one violation to revoke him. Having that many weighs heavily toward some jail time, even...
How long can My fiance sit in Jail before receiving a court date?
His charge is a DWI and i was told it is an Adult misdemeanor. Is anyone familiar with Brazoria County and how long their pretrial detention can last?
Texas Code of Criminal Procedure Article 17.151 provides that the Defendant is eligible for a bond he can afford if the...
I was hit by a hit and run drunk driver in Houston, Tx.
I have an attorny to handle everything with insurance, but may i also sue the individual.
Great question. One you should talk to your lawyer about as it gets into insurance coverage. limits, etc. Maybe, maybe...