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May I seal a DUI arrest that resulted in a dismissal in Colorado?
I had a DUI arrest in Colorado that resulted in dismissal at court after a successful motion to suppress. Can I seal this arrest record to prevent it from showing on background checks like the FBI fingerprint background check?
Generally speaking, any convictions (even deferred sentences) in traffic cases, may not be sealed. BUT, your case was...
In colorado when doing a blood test for a DUI do they always test for drugs? And is it a felony?
I have not had anything on my record before this is my first DUI.
It is up to the requesting police officer to tell the lab whether to test for alcohol alone or alcohol and other drugs....
Can plea change after a DUI pre-sentencing investigation report on a dui charge?
If a prior out of state DUI is discovered by the probation department during a PSI can a defendant change plea from guilty to not guilty? In other words if a a plea bargain is reached with the DA and priors are later found during PSI will that negate the plea bargain and allow defendant to change plea to not guilty? Is there any way to avoid the PSI?
Not sure what you mean by "avoid the psi.". Do you mean avoid the discovery of the prior? the recommended penalty in...
Charged with DWAI, moving from CO to TX. No revocation letter yet. Can I get TX license?
I am being charged with a DWAI (charge reduced from DUI with plea bargain). The blood test was available over a month ago, however I still have not recieved the revocation notice from DMV and my license shows valid. The arresting officer probably forgot to send in the affidavit. I will be moving to Texas for a new job in two months and hope to get TX license. If the arresting officer finally sends in the affidavit months from now, will CO DMV then notify TX and will my license get revoked there. I do not want to break any laws but I am not sure what I can do currently with this situation. please advice.
The officer probably hasn't received your blood results yet. So long as you are still valid in Colorado and qualify for...
I was cleaning up my car Sunday at noon after a rain storm. Admittedly I was home drinking and playing cards Saturday night.
I have an interlock device I am NO LONGER on probation I had not had a drink in many hours I engaged my ignition to roll up windows and was asked to BLOW As I had not drank since well into the night before I thought nothing of it I got my first violation in 19 months of a 24 month interlock install At present do not know the number I blew I have a few weeks before my download/calibration when the DMV will get the report Can I be charged with a second DUI? This will for sure mean jail time (probably pretty serious time this time) Any thoughts? Concerned in Colorado
This is not a personal injury question. I will change your category for you so that attorneys that are familiar with...
Transfer to unsupervised probation DWAI?
Next week I will have met all of my court orders. Impact panel done, level 2 education done, community service done, all fines and fees paid. I will be 5 months into my year long term with all clean sobriety monitoring. I meet with my probation officer next week and she said that we will discuss unsupervised probation. My question is what can I expect? My probation service is rmoms, and this is my first offense.
I would hope that if you fully complied with all that is required that they will convert it to unsupervised probation....
Transfer to unsupervised probation dwai?
Next week I will have all of my court orders finished. All level 2 classes done, all fines paid, community service done, impact panel done, everything. I am meeting with my probation officer next week and she said that we will discuss unsupervised probation. My service is rmoms. What can I expect?
If your probationary period is at least half-completed, and your PO is on board, you can expect a good shot at...