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I live in Va., can I fight a drunk in public charge if I was on private land NOT visible by my community nor a public road?
I was the victim of ass. and batt., I called the sheriff's dept. to come to help me. I had just had my life threatened--on top of beaten. I already had a black eye and visible scruffs on my knees where I had been tackled to the ground repeatedly. Because I was distraught,& after the off. came out of the garage from speaking with the 'offender' he had already decided that he was taking us both to jail without even hearing my side. He ended up arresting only me for drunk in public and resisting arrest. I was on priv. prop. where no one in my community can see, nor could we see a public road, furthermore, I did not try to "flee" which constitutes resisting arrest. In what I have read, I was not legally "in public" so the arrest seems to be unlawful, therefore, COULD resist, though I did not.
I suggest that you consult Susan Johnson, an atttorney in Staunton who handles these types of cases. You can fight it,...
Can I get limited driving privileges in VA if I received a DWI in NC?
I currently live in VA. I received my second DWI in the last 4 years in NC a couple weeks ago. I blew a .16. I know I will lose my driving privilege in NC for at least a year maybe longer and assume the same will happen in VA. Is there any way I would be able to receive limited driving privileges for work in VA?
What happens in VA depends on a variety of factors - and could range from a 3 year loss in VA with no ability to drive...
I was arrested for a dwi in Virginia but I'm on vacation from Florida
I can't afford to stay In hotels any more i go to court on Tuesday I need my license since I'm self employed and work out of my car what do i do
You do whatever it takes to come up with the money for a VA DUI attorney. You are about to lose your privilege to...
Can you buy a gun with a one year old dwi
I got a dwi last july 25 and was woundering if I was able to buy a gun for self defense purpsose
A Virginia attorney can probably give you a better answer; but in most states a misdemeanor level DUI conviction will...
I have been charged with a dwi .05 bac. What penalties can I expect . And, do I need legal representation ?
I was pulled over earlier Tuesday morning for suspected dui. Was given a field sobriety test then a breathalyzer test which came out .05 bac. This is a first time a offense at 51 yearso old. Wondering what penalties are and iffy I need legal counsel? This occurred in Chesapeake Va
Yes, you need a lawyer. There is a misconception out there that says .08 is the legal limit, meaning that's when they...
How long can Virginia withhold license after felony dui req. imposed by court satisfied.
I received a felony dui for refusal, spent 10 months in jail, 3 years probation in nevada, fines paid, 24-hr class done. Now 6 years later still unlicensed with no further infractions the DMV is req. interlock for 6-mo. and I have to appear in va for judges approval. I live in Nevada interlock was not req. on conviction and no BAC. given. can I petition myself from Nevada even though D.A. says I must appear in VA. I have no means to return nor will I ever return to the communist state of VA. paying an att. is way out of the equation. single father of 2. what are my options for license release.........
"Communist state of VA" - Ha! Well, it sounds like your license will be suspended indefinitely unless you resolve...
Need help with 3rd offender petition to restore driving privileges in Loudoun county Virginia
I have all the paper work but the way it's written makes it impossible to understand unless I go to law school .....don't have the time or money for that. :(
This is an easy problem to solve. Hire a lawyer to help you.