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False arrest? Friend passed field sobriety, passenger arrested for open container, and meth pipe in her bag, friend arrested to,
Police told friend they were arresting passenger but not friend. police said they're reading her rights but not being arrested. friend asked if police could retrieve cellphone from purse. police find marijuana ands small amt meth in purse.Then they arrest friend but no charges filed until jail release 2 days later, friend passed machine breath test 4 times0000 then made to wait for expert to arrive and retest.passed. When released 2 days later,Friend given 4 tickets with 2 different courts driving under the influence and meth poss 1 court then marijuana and reckless driving 2nd court. friend showed up 1st hearing,court has no record says must be waiting on UA results given in jail. Friend goes to 2nd court hearing, not on docket told 2watch mail Whats up? Thank youI 4 your valuable time.
It's hard to tell exactly but it sounds like your friend may have been told that the prosecutor was not filing charges...
How far off can a breathalyzer be?
Hi, I was recently pulled over and had a breathalyzer test, I came out .08 bac. Now on the sheet it has a control sample that came out .08 and the expected value was a .085, basically saying the machine was off by .005, do you think that would hold up in court?
That's actually an acceptable number for the control and doesn't mean the machine was off. It actually, weird as it may...
Are there any travel restrictions to Caribbean due to DUI
I had a DUI Convection in June 2014 which was dropped after completing DUI Diversion Program (June 2015) in Oregon. I am planning on taking a Caribbean cruise next to Grand Turks, La Romana (Dominican Republic), Curacao, Aruba (Netherlands Antilles). The cruise will be leaving out of Florida. Could I be denied entry at the port of calls? I have a Valid US Passport.
This post is in the criminal defense forum. It is not about that, rather it is about travelling to the Carribbean,...
Is it a criminal act if my upstairs neighbor in our condos, damages my property while intoxicated.
My upstairs neighbor fell off the wagon got drunk, broke her toilet and and was so drunk that she failed to turn off the water. When it started raining in my condo I went upstairs to find her reeking of alcohol and totally incoherent so I turned off the water. Because of a subrogation clause my insurance had to pay for it, but now she is harassing me within an inch of my sanity and I'm wondering if I can file criminal charges against her?
You could file a police report over the harassment and see if the police do anything. But it would not be criminal...
Can a sis be used against you by the dmv in oregon as a conviction ?
Dmw is interpreting my sis agreement as a conviction and suspending my license
"Suspend Imposition of Sentence" simply means: putting someone on probation who just got convicted of a crime. If...
What is my options here I'm going to lose everything?
I moved to klamath Falls or. my license is suspended in Ga. With a $250.00 reinstatement fee for dui year's ago. I took the required class and have certificate for it. They are also held for child support twice once was lifted but there is two $35.00 reinstatement fees for that. I have a girlfriend that stays home with our child and I pay three hundred a week for rent so I can't really come up with much money. I work at henris roofing and they are threatening to get rid of everyone with no license so I really need mine back now. So is there any way someone can help me or what can I do
Q: What is my options here I'm going to lose everything? A: Sadly your options are limited. You can either pay...
What's the mandatory laws in Oregon, on driving while revoked duii?
This is my 6th duii. 4 of them were 12 years ago and 1 of them was just a couple years ago. I didn't blow or do a sobriety test not blood work. I have trial in a couple days and my attorney, who is court appointed, has not talked with me at all not did he show at my status check hearing last week. All my past 4 duiis affect my outcome? This charge is also 2 years old now as it stands. Please give me some advice in the right direction. Thank you, out I time.
Not sure what your question is. If you are asking what can happen if you are convicted, then there are certain...