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The reason behind this question is two things...1) It will give me more time to come up with the finances. 2) I am on unsuprivised probation until April 2015. I would like to be off that before the trial.
The criminal justice system will not be bending to suit your needs. Sorry, but you do not get what you want for the...
I have heard different opinions in this matter. I know of an attorney that has a great reputation but works 120 miles away from the city in which I was arrested. I was also told that an attorney that works often with in the jurisdiction that I was arrested would generally bring better results.
It can help to know the local system and the players. However, an out of jurisdiction attorney can find out a lot of...
Got DUI, cops took license but it won't be suspended for another 30 days. Can I go to dmv and get another one?
Not without breaking the law: When you go to the DMV, you have to sign a statement that you have not been arrested for...
Would hiring an attorney help me resolve my case. Or will I more than likely have to serve jail time for missing the sentence.
If you missed court then a warrant was likely issued for your arrest. This does not mean you will serve jail time on...
I am 19 in Alabama, and got a DUI in May. I plead not guilty at my arraignment, and have decided to plea youthful offender. I can't afford a lawyer, so how do I plea YO? Will the judge ask me when I get to court? I blew a 0.03 in the field, and a 0.06 when I got back to the station. Not sure how it went up, but it did. Also- this case is in Alabama.
Ask for a public defender because you don't have any money or at least, call a local criminal defense lawyer for some...
I am 19 in Alabama, and got a DUI in May. I plead not guilty at my arraignment, and have decided to plea youthful offender. I can't afford a lawyer, so how do I plea YO? Will the judge ask me when I get to court?
Contact a local attorney for a free consult or ask the court to appoint a public defender.
trying to find any cases in alabama where diminished capacity or insanity plea was used successfully, i was was on haldol and had large brain tumor, what should i plead?
Well, are you or were you insane? A brain tumor does not automatically render one insane and a DUI requires very...