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Got pulled over for expired tabs but had also been drinking a bit, the officer had me step out of the vehicle and walk a line (which I did not do very well as I am very uncoordinated ) then arrested me... No breathalyzer ? Brought me in and finally took a blood test and a breathalyzer but never heard my results ? Is it legal to just arrest someone solely on not being able to walk a straight line and why did they not give me a breathalyzer before arresting me?
Yes, you can be arrested and even convicted for DUI even without a breathalyzer or blood results. Given the time that...
I received a dui, reckless driving, and disorderly conduct. I called the prosecutor and she said they would dismiss dui, but I would still have reckless and disorderly and have to do a chemical depend eval. I am confused considering i was not under influence. Should I get a lawyer to improve this situation. This reckless dont need to b on my cdl license so what else can i do here.
If you have a CDL and your livelihood depends on commercial driving then you must contact and retain an experienced...
going to lose my license and the cops said they could not do anything
When a person is charged with DUI in North Dakota, there are two separate processes: the criminal prosecution for DUI...
A friend of mine got a DUI in ND over a year ago. At the time of the DUI, he only had a MN permit. It was his second offense. (first offense was in MN) He followed through with all the court orders. 4 days in jail, fines, lost his license for 90 days, etc. Now over a year later MN says that he has to turn in his license, pay fines, do a victim impact panel, drug and alcohol assessment, etc. After he was able to get his license again in ND, he took the permit test, took the road test, and has a valid ND drivers license. Is it legal for MN to try to take it away again?
First, it's not a punishment, it's a DMV nightmare. MN may be reflecting a dmv suspension hold from ND or they could...
It was in rollla n.d
It depends on the source of information used by the background check company but most likely yes. You can check the...
The store clerk called the police and the police charged me with dui but no one witnessed me behind the wheel driving. The store clerk phoned the police and the police opened my locked car and then gave me field sobriety tests and I did test positive for a controlled substance that was in my system that I had no prescription for. Can I be charged without a police officers observance of me even inside the car?
You can be charged with a DUI if you were in actual physical control of the vehicle. You do not necessarily have to be...
When I was 18 I received a juvenile DUI for blowing a .032 BAC. Now My boss wants me to get my CDL for a promotion. Will this offense show up on my record? If so, is there a time period, in which, afterwards, it will not show?
Montana follows the federal regulations for CDLs. According to those guidelines, a DUI conviction while holding a CDL...