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Dwi in nyc
I asked this before but made an error. So ill ask again. I was stopped at a check pt in queens. Arrested and taken to the precinct. At the precinct I passed the movement/sobriety test but got a .09 on the breath test (not .08 as I stated before). I read for it to be dismissed it has to go to trial, but what are my other options? Can it be brought down to a violation and what kind? Does it affect my license?
A good lawyer should be able to negotiate a reduction to a traffic infraction. This will carry a 90 license suspension...
DWI in Queens, NY
Can a DWI charge be lowered to disorderly conduct?I have read and heard both yes and no. I blew over .01 (0.9) at a precinct after arrested at check point and cannot afford to get even a dwai b/c it will affect my license and future career. What are my chances if I go to trial for dismissal?
It is up to the DA what to offer. Your chances at trial depend on how good your lawyer is, how you look on the video,...
Is my underage DWI still in my criminal record?
I got arrested 3 years ago when I was 17 for a DWI. My BAC was .8 % and I would like to know if is still showing up in my record or is that case automatically sealed? Where can I check my criminal record?
It is best to check directly with a criminal defense attorney in NY for a definitive answer. There are many great...
DUI criminal record question..
so last year i plead guilty to DUI and DWAI as a pre-sentence condition. then last week, DWI misdemeanor was dismissed and I plead guilty for DWAI violation and i was placed on a conditional d/c for a year. My question is, will that DUI misdemeanor will appear on my criminal record even i initially plead guilty with DUI misdemeanor and DWAI last year? Thank You!
Not likely but if your curious what your criminal record d reports, conduct a live scan background check on yourself.
Does Queens county court accepts Victim Impact Panel Certificate which was done online? Thank you!
I have told by someone that they did it online, but I want to make sure.. Thanks in advance!
NO. The VIP program is a live program about 1.5 hours long. They do not accept online certificates for this. Your...
Can anything be done if someone is arrested for driving intoxicated and makes a Police Statement identifying me for a fight?
What can be done if someone who was arrested for being involved in hitting 3 parked cars while intoxicated, not his first offence, makes a statement that I was involved in a fight 5 months prior, after continuously saying for those 5 months to Police that he remembers nothing regarding the fight but names me. Can he change his statement wrongly accusing me of being involved in a fight 5 months prior because he was intoxicated?
People lie to the police all the time. The can change their story at any time but they are subject to extensive cross...
Should I hire a DUI Lawyer or Stick with the public defender?
I got into an accident in Queens, New York and my car got wrecked. The person I hit, his car was alright, and left. I was inside the car while my friend took a look at my car outside. Two police officers came out of a train station came over. The car wasn't moving. Fast forward, I blew a .18 BAC. I'm getting charged for DWI and Aggravated DWI. This is my first offense and I don't have any prior convictions. I know since I blew so high and it's an aggravated DWI, I'm just looking maybe reduce it but I just really don't want to do any jail time. Any advice would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.
If you can afford to hire an attorney, then you should hire one. If you have a private attorney, they will have more...
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