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I got convicted for DUI , gave lawyer 3000 & did not win the case, now want to terminate my probation and he is asking more $$$?
Just to file a motion with the court to terminate my probation, my attorney is asking for more money. I have already paid him 3000 for the case he did not win and again more just to file a motion seems ridiculous? any advice would be great!
Your answer will depend entirely upon what your contract with your attorney stated. Most criminal engagement agreements...
I was charged for the first time with a DUI and I was in a accident with another vehicle at the time. What can I expect .
My bail was set at 100,000.00, why so high. No one was seriously hurt. I live in WA. State in snohomish county.
You need to engage an experienced criminal DUI defense lawyer immediately. Defense fees may seem high, but I strongly...
How do I get my car back after an Immediate Roadside Prohibition in Canada, as a citizen of Washington state?
BC, Canada, police say I blew too high in an alcohol BAL device. They then towed my car and physically grabbed my license. I want to appeal but am unsure what to do. How do I get my car back? Washington state already issued me a new license. But I don't want to pay outrageous fees and install a breathalyzer in my car since I don't agree the punishment was deserved. Do I just show up at the tow yard 30 days later asking for my vehicle? Thanks in advance!
This site is about laws in the US. You are asking about laws in Canada. What you should do is contact attorneys in...
Can you get a dui for anti depressants?
I take 10 mg nortriptyline nightly for chronic pain
It may be unlawful under certain circumstances. It's not unlawful to consume prescription drugs and then drive. It is...
How much can a Judge order for restitution in a DUI?
I was hit by a drunk driver who plead guilty. The restitution hearing is coming up and the defendant says he shouldn't pay restitution because he has insurance. The policy limit is only 2/3 of my current expenses and I need additional surgeries. Is it likely the judge would order the medical and lost wage expenses be paid? The prosecutor is not very experienced unfortunately.
There is a limit when you are asking for restitution due to the criminal charge of DUI. I have never heard of a Judge...
What sentence am I looking at ?
I plead guilty to a 2nd degree DUI in March 2015 August 2015 I got charged with a DUI and suspected license 1st degree. Its my 4th DUI in 6 years
Rather than having a defeatist approach and resigning yourself to what your sentence might be, why don't you try to win...
If I do a deferred will I still have to do any jail time?
Last DUI was 6 months ago and I got my 4th one last week. Plus suspected license 1st degree
Rather than having a defeatist approach and resigning yourself to what your sentence might be, why don't you try to win...