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I have a Felony DUI in the state of Alaska! Can I claim residency in Washington State to get a drivers license?
Alaska States DUI laws state that if you have three DUI within ten years it is considered a Felony DUI. But In Washington State it states not until your fourth DUI it is then considered a felony DUI. I have nothing over my head as far as legal implications and only have the suspended license left to deal with at this time. I have had my license suspended going on four years and am about ready to lose my job because of the lengthy suspension time. I would indebted with any type of positive information anyone could provide to me. Thanks
probably not because WA is going to have to check the national database to see if you are withdrawn in any other state.
DUI in Washington state, minor first time offender, penalties
What are the consequences for a 19 year old with breethalyzer of .137, first offence? Case hearing to be held in city limits, even though the offense was in country juridiction and carried out by a county officer.
Although I am not a Washington State attorney, based upon my experience with defending DUI cases in Virginia, I would...
What recourse do I have if Sheriff deputy falsified DUI SFST results
While towing another vehicle in WA state. Deputy pulled us over and we voluntarily took SFSTs. The results of the HGN Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus were identical for both of us, identifying five clues (instances of nystagmus) We were both arrested and blood tests showed no alcohol use. A small amount of alleged methamphetamine was reported in my sample, although initial screen was negative for any drug. HGN is only present in alcohol impaired and some barbituate drugs. It is scientifically impossible that the deputy saw nystagmus as he claimed. Therefore he falsified police report.
These issues are more complex (and political) than they seem. Some officers have audio and video recording...
Can we have an IID removed before the mandated 5 year period?
My wife had to install an IID 4 years ago due to her second arrest. The term was set for 5 years which is up in March 2016. She has had no infractions since the device was installed. Is there any chance of petitioning the court or DOL for early removal?
The term of 5 years is typically set by the Department of Licensing. There is no mechanism for this to be removed early....
I have asthma, got a dui after using my inhalers qvar and albuterol. How do I fight this at trial?
The officer also gave me my qvar repeatedly while I was handcuffed.
You need a lawyer to fight this for you. These are serious charges that require serious defenses. This is not a self...
If I had four prior duis in California and the last one was almost 7 years ago, or maybe even 7 years ago and I got a fifth one
In Washington after that will I face jail time?
Most likely if you are convicted. However, you can probably fight it and should hire a lawyer to at least try to get it...
Is there an attorney that will represent me when my hearing is Nov 19th. I have had two postponed. I'm too nervous about this.
I don't have a car so I need someone who is in Olympia or Shelton
We cannot solicit clients here, but you can use the "find a lawyer" button on Avvo to find a local lawyer that can...
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