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How can I get my drivers license back for a out of state N.C. D.U.I?
About 6 years ago I recieved a D.U.I. in North Carolina. 15 days later I got another one. I completed my 24 hours of community service and paid all the fines so that first DUI was 100% taken care of. In the mean time I moved to Wisconsin. I traveled back and fourth to NC 3 times that year for court dates but started a new job in wisconsin and missed the last appearance. Now I have a 2 year old son, own and opperate a technology company, own a house and have everything except for my drivers liceanse. Driving is a daily risk I have taken for the last 6 years to be able to make a living and now more than ever take care of my family. I keep running into brick walls and need a liceanse for so many things. How can I get my drivers liceanse back without returning to North Carolina? Is it possible to get the case sent up here for sentencing or is it possible to get North Carolina to drop the case if I agree to never return. I am unable to recieve a occupational license in Wisconsin because of this as well. Any input would be great, the lawyer I had down there has disappeared with my money so I am out of ideas at this point. There has to be a way.
A second charge of DUI/DWI in North Carolina is going to necessitate an active sentence upon conviction of at least 7...
If I get a DUI driving my friends car will he get a DUI also
If I get a DUI driving my friend car and he was a drunk passenger does he also get a DUI
Operation of a car is an element of the crime. In other words, the driver is charged regardless of who owns the car.
Will DWI mistrial most likely be retried?
DWI Superior Court Mistrail question. My case is still pending in Disctrict Court but if I'm found guilty and appeal for a Superior Court trial, what happens if there's a hung jury and a mistrial is declared? It is likely the DA would re-try the case? I'm just weighing my options due to the legal costs. Also, do a lot of DWI cases end up with a hung jury?
Asker, many cases in general end in a hung jury... it's difficult to get 12 people to decide on something and there's...
Can I fight my .11 BAC DUI on the basis of low-carb/high protein diet.
Hello everyone, I got pulled over by cop driving over the speed limit and I ended up blowing .11 BAC later at the station. I had couple of beer 20-30 minute before I got pulled over. I was going to get some food. I got nervous and made all the mistake I could possibly make like failed SFST, finding difficulty in License and accepting drinking beer. I was in shock and couldn't think why I got so high BAC. I was on low-carb/high protein diet and I did not know if that can effect my BAC test. I don't know if I can contest my case on the basis of low-carb/high protein diet. This is my first DUI and I am devastated, I am not sure what should I do and I am afraid that it is going to impact my neutralization application.
If you want to try to establish some medical reason for your high reading you will have to hire an expert witness who...
How do I clear aiding and abetting dui charge in nc? No longer reside in nc
I have an aiding and abetting dui in raeford nc. The driver was charged and convicted of the dui. At the time I had nc license and went to court a few times but had to relocate to Illinois for family matters. Missed court now have fta on this charge. I receive my Illinois license before my nc license got suspended. So I'm valid I Illinois not nc. I need a lawyer who can clear this up. We was never pulled over driver hit a fence which totaled the car and police came hour later. Hopefully I can get a lawyer who is familiar with hoke county
You should post this to the NC lawyers. You will have trouble renewing your Ill license if you don't.
Will the first DWI still be considered a first offense?
My friend has gotten a DWI - first offense charge in North Carolina and then received a DUI - first offense in South Carolina. He has already been found guilty in South Carolina, but hasn't had the hearing yet for the North Carolina one.
North Carolina will review the record for convictions, regardless of the date of offense, within the past 7 years. So,...
My question is can I drive a company vehicle without one or is there a "hardship" clause where I can get it out early. I have ha
I have an interlock device as a result of having drivers license permanently revoked. I now having a driving license unrestricted other than the interlock.
If you have a limited driving privilege that requires an interlock device, you are limited to driving the vehicle...
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