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Can a police officer leave his home state and go to a hospital in a neighboring state to get blood for a dui?
involved in a crash, taken to a hospital out of state by ambulance. police officer from PA came to the hospital in the neighboring state and did a legal blood draw. can a police officer go into another state and obtain your blood for a dui?
In South Carolina, the State would seek the assistance of the neighboring State's DA to obtain a search warrant for...
DUI Question regarding 2 within 48 hours
If someone gets arrested for a Highest Tier DUI (combination of legally prescribed drugs and alochol) in one PA county and then within 48 hrs gets arrested for a Highest Tier DUI (alcohol only) in a different PA county would they still be eligible for ARD in either or both countries if they have no prior record? Would one county D.A. and Court be able to transfer jurisdiction over on the DUI to another county (if they county were willing to accept it) to be combined for an ARD, or is such transfer outside the couty of the offest to another county even legally possible? If not, would one be considered a 1st offense and the second be considered for sentencing purposes.
I'm not sure what Scranton Pennsylvania courts do, but in New York, they would certainly be considered two separate and...
Is there any way to fight this license suspension?
PennDot is attempting to suspend my license for an underage drinking offense that was dismissed back in 2004. I just received the license suspension notice today. The magistrate that dismissed the under age charge advised me that my license should not be suspended because the case was dismissed. What can I do here?
More information is needed such as whether you were found not guilty, was the case dismissed because officer did not...
Drug testing on ARD program.
I was put on the ARD program for an alcohol on dui in December 2014. Prior to this I was on the color testing program from November 7th 2014 to February 7th 2015. After receiving my conditions for probation the order had a box for random testing which was not checked. My question is will I be tested for drugs or alcohol while on probation even though there was no check in the box for random testing. My probation is unsupervised and I only have to check in through a website once a month.
Mostly likely no; however, if you give probation a reason to increase its level of supervision, e.g. missing a check-in,...
How is DUI for Prescription Medication different from Drinking? After probation is over approx what is cost to expunge?
Dui RX..Controlled substance. How does it show up? How do I explain it in terms of my future & employment opportunities..1st time offense.
There is little difference between intoxication from the effects of alcohol and being under the influence of a drug or...
How long does a DUI stay on a DMV driving record in Pennsylvania?
I received a DUI in August 2012. It was a first offense and I was accepted into the ARD program. I successfully completed the ARD program and the charges were expunged from my criminal records. My question is whether the DUI charges are still on my driving record. The primary concern is if my auto insurance company checks will it still be there and if I were to take a trip would I be able to rent a car. Any advice or information would be greatly appreciated.
Ask the Pennsylvania DMV for a copy of your driving record. You may even be able to check it online.
Can I be found not guilty if i crashed my car while drunk?
I got into a car crash. I was arrested for dui and charged with the highest rate of alcohol. I took field sobriety tests and thought i passed the tests, got arrested anyway and the cop said i was over the legal limit. If its a crash is there any hope to fight it?
I strongly encourage you to quit fooling around seeking opinions on the internet. Consult immediately and...