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Would it be possible for me to go to his trial and what's the chance I'd have to testify?
Im a victim of drunk driving hit and run. I've been dealing with my injuries for almost 3 months now. CTs, X-Ray's, Rxs like crazy, 2 months of PT, neurologists, neurosurgeons, pain management, about to get trigger point injections, etc.... The guy was drunk as a skunk and rear-ended us so hard our car turned sideways at a stoplight. He looked at us and stomped the gas and took off. Cops caught up with him. He told both the cops and his insurance company he didn't remember anything. His insurance company didn't want to give me he jack squat so I now have the area's best personal injury lawyer handling everything. The guy has been charged with eluding, Dwi, and leaving the scene of an accident. He was arraigned and RORed shortly after arrest but his court date is in about a month.
Yes. you can go to whatever hearingshe this guy has scheduled. They are public hearings and you are free to attend....
In VA: I failed a start up test on my interlock (DUI 2nd in 5 to 10, 2nd being in 2008). Right after, it passed me.
I failed a start up test, it locked me out for 5, then retested and I passed. Got to my destination and cut car off, restarted and I passed again. I have not even had device for a month yet and now this and I have not drink anything at all with alcohol, no meds, nothing. Is this is violation and will I get interlock extended, court again, etc? This is completely nuts. I did replace mouth piece and now seems to be working fine. But I can't keep having this happen since obviously this is a false+.
Get your attorney involved, you don't want technical problems getting you in trouble. Good luck.
I'm under 18 and got my first reckless driving is there any chance I won't get my licenses suspensed
It was 83 in a 65 at night around 9
There is always a chance. That said, as a juvenile, if you are convicted of a reckless, the DMV will suspend your...
What can I do to contest a DUI charge in Virginia?
I submitted to FSTs and roadside breath. Refused breath/blood at station. Transported to the hospital after having an anxiety attack. I am also in the military and facing several issues as well.
You can retain an attorney. It's futile trying to do anything on your own. If you knew the law you wouldn't have...
Legal Liability DUI - post separation
My wife's a drunk. She hasnt had a DUI yet, but drinks and drives all the time. I used to take her keys away and lock them in the safe on a regular basis while we were together. During the 6 years we were together I think she was hospitalized for falling down the stairs twice and for alcohol detox with DTs 3 times (Or something like that, I lost count). Now that we're getting separated and I've found a place to stay, I kept her keys because I feel that I would still be liable if I let her drive. Is that correct? Can I address this in a separation agreement or do we need to re-title the cars and re-do the loan first? What if she gets a rental car on her own credit card?
Are you talking about civil or criminal liability? If you are this concerned then I suggest that you get into a...
If a cop doesn't give you a DUI at the scene or inform you of your BAC or results of your other tests, what should I do?
I was given a reckless driving and possession of alcohol ticket. I am 19 and my parents don't know that I was drinking while driving. I have been told my BAC will be brought up in court, but I wasn't given it. I was given other tests and wasn't told if I passed. I understand they tried to give me another chance by not charging me with a DUI, but can they still when I get to court. I have never had any prior charges with the law of any sort and have good grades and no accidents prior to this. I understand I deserve a punishment but would like to understand to what extent this could be. While the punishment does vary judge to judge, I was wondering if this will get taken off my record somehow since it is NOT a felony because they didn't charge me with a DUI.
Go ahead and tell your parents about this. They will help you hire a good lawyer. A conviction for this will stay on...
If you are hit by a drunk driver and he has no insurance and the other person does not have insurance. what can you do?
Drunk & doped up driver hit me. Totaled my car, tore my leg and foot up, shoulder and have 2 compressed vertebras in back. I will have to take therapy on foot plus still seeing doctor on shoulder and back. Don't no the outcome of this. Just bought my vehicle that Friday evening.(April 29th) The driver that hit me does not have insurance and I had not been to my ins. office because it was the weekend. I was just trying the little car out so I put my truck tags on it and run it up the road. That's when everything happened. I just got charged with improper registration. The other guy got charged with drunk driving and being under the influence of drugs. Needles in his vehicle. I have not worked since April 29th and I have a baby on the way. Foot doctor said I want be able to do the work I did for the Town(Public Works).
Hi! I am so sorry that happened to you. If you were insured at the time of the accident, you can collect under your UIM...