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Can my husband's DWI case be thrown out or retried due to the state/jail NOT taking him to his mandatory court appearance?
Last spring my husband violated his parole by getting a DWI. He was arrested on May 5th, 2014, and his mandatory DWI court date was June 12, 2014. He was still at Racine County Jail awaiting transfer to Dodge Correctional when he was suppose to be in court for his DWI. The court and/or the guards never took him to his hearing. As a result, it was ruled he was a "no-show" to a mandatory hearing, and he was given the maximum sentence for having a blood alcohol level of 0.15. Due to being incarcerated, he never went through the court ordered alcohol assessment, which resulted in his drivers license being permanently revoked. My husband is currently at McNaughton Correctional Center serving the remainder of his 4 year sentence. He still has not had his day in court for his DWI charge.
This was apparently a first offense OWI chargeu in Wisconsin. If he takes prompt action, he can get the case reopened....
Can a DUI charge be reduced after the fact in WI?
I recieved a DUI in wisconsin about 10 years ago. Paid my fines on time, and taken all required assesments and classes to get my license back. I've had a perfect record since then outside of a single speeding ticket. Is it possible to get the charges reduced, or expunged at all after the fact?
You are probably going to need an attorney file a motion at the very least. You should strongly consider speaking to an...
Pulled over for DUI, had tobacco while drinking, and during field breathalyzer
I was out last night, and between 10 pm and 1 am I drank 2 beers. While drinking the last beer, I had smokeless tobacco in my mouth. It was still in my mouth when I was pulled over. I blew on the portable breathalyzer the officer had, and the tobacco was still in my mouth (he never asked if I had anything). Could there be enough alcohol in the tobacco to put me over the legal limit? I blew a .109, and then had a blood draw. I do not have the results of the draw yet.
It is possible that the chew retained enough alcohol to cause the PBT to read high based on residual mouth alcohol. It...
.013 BLEW. WHAT WILL MY BAC BE OVER AN HOUR. SECOND OFFENSE
I GOT PULLED OVER. STOPPED DRINKING BEFORE I LEFT AND BLEW A .013. GOT TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL TO DRAW BLOOD BECAUSE ITS MADITORY FOR A SECOND OFFENSE. BUT DID NOT GET DRAWN A LITTLE OVER AN HR AFTER I WAS STOPPED. WHAT WOULD MY BAC BE? WHAT AM I FACING. I HAVE HAD MY SECOND WITHIN LESS THAN 5 YEARS.
If you're initial .13 result was from the roadside breath test, called a preliminary breath test ("PBT"), then there's...
Could my son lose his license in WI for getting a 2nd underage drinking ticket?
He had a underage drinking ticket at age 18 and is now 19.5 years old and has gotten a 2nd. He has a clean driving record. Should he get a lawyer to represent him at the court date?
Since your son appears to have a persistent problem with underage drinking, getting a lawyer for a 2nd offense would...
Sentence for class A misdemeanor resisting/ obstructing an officer.... I have 1 previous dui no other criminal history
Officer parked squad in next parking lot, and came into the garage at my sis house/business, (noise complaint) I was arrested for resisting arrest with force after being cuffed while officer searched my nephew 1st, The officer was alone, when he told me to sit 3 viccodin fell out of my pocket. I have a script that has proven to da so possession of was dropped. told me to stand and I laughed. I was against wall with having 6 beers... couldn't get up
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I have a 4th w/in 5 yrs OWI in Wisconsin pending. The case was dismissed without prejudice. How long do I have to wait in limbo?
I am a college student who was arrested for a 4th offense OWI( within 5 yrs) making my case a felony. The police obtained a blood sample and subsequently sent it off for further analysis at the Crime Lab. They found out already that there was no alcohol in my system at the time of the arrest. The Crime Lab already has indicated that this is true. Does having illegal substances in your blood make the charges any different (looked upon less severely than alcohol) ? But the prosecutor says he is waiting to get the blood work back. I have been to court a few times already but the prosecutor filed to dismiss the case without prejudice. Am I suppose to think that the case is settled? Do I need to pursue other avenues of 'suppressing' the blood sample?
Restricted controlled substance violation cases can be harder to defend, and are treated just as harshly as cases where...