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SD resident revoked in IA for DUI. Info put in NDR under old IA DL #. Need SD lawyer who knows SD law and admin rules.
I am SD Resident revoked in IA for DUI 2nd. It was recorded under old IA DL number from 10 yrs ago. My SD license was up for renewal in early 2013. I checked at an SD license station and the revocation is in the National Drivers Registry under the old Iowa license #.
If I take steps to get Iowa DOT to correct, will the info be forwarded to South Dakota? If so does South Dakota do anything with it i.e. revoke a resident license. Some states do not have mechanisms in place or simply do not carry out the DLC compact provisions even though they are members.
The Iowa revocation is 2 years for test refusal. SD law allows a max one year revocation for test refusal. The DLC requires a state to issue a DL after one year state law permitting. I want to pursue this option if needed to get DL issued.
I'd suggest using avvo to find a couple of qualified DUI attorneys in SD. Most will offer free consultations, and...
Will my blood test show that I was not under the influence?
I was pulled over for a dui. I blew a .081 at the scene. About an hour later I had my blood drawn at the hospital. Then about 15 later at the station I was give another breath test and blew a .064. Will my blood test show that I was under the legal limit of .08 after an hour of the breath test if it was .064 15 minutes after the blood test?
Possibly, but remember that the law prohibits driving while having 0.08% or more by weight of alcohol in your blood,...
What are the South Dakota Controlled Substance II possession laws for drugs found in vehicle that doesnt belong to the driver?
A friend was pulled over for hitting a jaywalking pedestrian at night in a BORROWED VEHICLE on a major city road. They searched the car & found drugs & other paraphanelia in a CROWN ROYAL BAG in back seat on floor buried under clothes, misc stuff. He is now being personally charged for what they found. Did they have right to do a Search in first place? Please advise how he can fight these charges. He has no prior convictions, 1st Offense. Clean record.
Without knowing more of the circumstances of the case, it's hard to say whether the search was justified. Did they say...
What legal grounds does a private college have when it comes to marijuana?
So my roommate got reported for having/smoking marijuana in our dorm room. She has to meet with people from the dean's office. Can a private college force a student to do drug test? What proof do they need to contact the police?
Your roommate would need to look at the agreement she signed when she agreed to live on campus housing. Colleges can...