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Can you help me ensure that I am doing my time in Lackawanna county for this Clinton county DUI and treatment court in LW cty?
I'm seeking some answers as to a criminal law (4th DUI) issue in Clinton county, PA, when I'm a resident of Lackawanna county, PA. I am seeking advice and possible representation as to whether I could be accepted into treatment court in Lackawanna county, do the 60-90 days incarceration period that the DA is going to recommend, then 18 months of treatment court (in Lackawanna county) or 24 months of treatment court (in Clinton) with house arrest for 1 year after incarceration? How would it be determined that I am transferred to Lackawanna county treatment court rather than Clinton county (b/c my wife and infant son are both in Lackawanna and so am I, I would prefer to stay here rather than Clinton county)? What are the procedures and what can I expect? I am told I am to have an arraignment date (and sentencing date) on February 22nd, 2016 in Clinton county and I need to know if someone knows the law and can tell me whether I can expect the above scenario in Lackawanna county and if you, as my potential attorney, can assist in making this happen? Thank you.
Sorry to be the bearer of bad news, but you can't do treatment court anywhere other than Clinton County. Your probation...
Is there a way to get treatment court in Lackawanna County if I get my DUI in Clinton County PA
My name is Joe and I currently have a forth pending DUI in Clinton County PA. I currently live with my wife and son(which is one) in Lackawanna County PA. I have been advised to get into treatment court which I have been down to Clinton County multiple times for evaluations to get accepted. I want to know if there is a way to get treatment court in Lackawanna County so I don't have to move my family and find a new job etc..
Your charges involve very serious mandatory minimum sentences depending on how many of your three prior DUI's were...
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...