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My new boyfriends ex is pregnant with his baby but in the last 3-4 years she has gotten a DWI and DUI and did jail time. Also was into drugs for a while. Could my boyfriend fight for custody of his child?
Your boyfriend could always fight for custody. Sole custody is difficult thing to get considering but there are some...
I was arrested for DWAI, I believe I was drugged. What can I do?
After work, i went to a small house party, i had three beers over 3 hours and smoked a marijuana cigarette when i arrived, three hours before i left. The house owner said someone stole his stuff and kicked people out but I dont remember leaving the house.
If it was within the last 24 hours, you can look for a local clinic and ask for a blood test which may back up your...
I was arrested for DUI in NY, when the officer appeared and arrested me, i was not physically in the car, nor any keys
I did not blow, and was not read my miranda rights prior to being questioned or placed under arreSt. I also was not issued a ticket but ttold that i told the officer i was driving...what can i do to help my lawyer who is a public defender win my case...please help
1) Be on time for court. 2) Go to all required counseling. 3) Wear a suit. 4) Keep your mouth shut don't blab about...
How do I get my car out of forfeiture hearing after DWI arrest in Long Island?
I was arrested for DWI in Nassau county. No accident and it's my first offense. I blew .14. The DA is trying to keep my car. Is the da successful in these hearings? What do I need to show or argue at the krimstock hearing? I am hiring a lawyer for the criminal charges but he said it would be another fee to handle the civil hearing. Any advice is appreciated.
Sometimes you can work out a deal and "buy" your car back. I think there are guidelines for when the seek forfeiture so...
Am I able to establish residence in a state without a lifetime look back period for drivers and become licensed?
I have 5 dwi convictions, only 1 of which is in the past 10 years. All my convictions are in N.Y., where I'm considered a persistently dangerous driver and ineligible for a license. I have since gotten sober and with to continue rebuilding my life and be a productive member of society. I am however finding it extremely hard to find gainful employment without a drivers license, not to mention a felony record.
Theoretically yes. If you move, you will have to contact that State's DMV and find out what you need to do, or if you...
My friend's car was impounded following at arrest for drunk driving in NYS but is likely to get the car back?
My friend was arrested for driving while intoxicated and blew a 0.09 at the precinct a little over a week ago. He was released the next day as it was his first offense. He was driving a friends car however and it is impounded in Nassau County. He went to the court once after the arrest and he cannot drive for 30 days and has to reappear in court in January. The owner of the car and the driver have to go get the car in about 2 weeks but apparently it is possible to have the car taken away. Is there a good chance for the car to be given back since it was not the drivers car?
There is a strong chance the car will be returned. There is a an innocent owner argument to be made on the owner's side....
Can you travel out of the country on a conditional discharge?
I have been convicted of dwi refusal and sentenced to a conditional discharge. The form which outlines the conditions of my discharge does not specifically mention travel restrictions but does state "follow the instructions of probation department in carrying out these conditions." I have not been assigned a probation officer to direct inquiries to.
Unless the court has given you directions not to travel outside of the country then you should be fine. Also, if you...
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