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  • Difference between a DUI and a DWI

    Asked by a user in New York, NY - over 1 year ago.

    The distinction is with a DWAI, which is driving while ability impaired. A DWAI is a traffic infraction and not a crime. New York refers to the "crime" of driving while intoxicated commonly...

    8 lawyers agreed with this answer

  • Do I need good criminal lawyer

    Asked by a user in Fredonia, NY - about 1 month ago.

    The charges that you have mentioned are serious. You should consult with a few attorneys to get an idea which attorney you are comfortable working with and yes you should hire an attorney for this...

    6 lawyers agreed with this answer

  • I WAS CHARGED WITH A DUI IN FLORIDA IN 19991

    Asked by a user in Troy, NY - over 1 year ago.

    Based upon the little information that you have provided, if you were charged with a DUI and never appeared to answer the charge, you would have an obligation to contact the court and arrange to...

    6 lawyers agreed with this answer

  • I failed a start - up sample on my Ignition Interlock ( Intoxalock ) . What happens now and what should I do ?

    Asked by a user in Manlius, NY - over 1 year ago.

    There appears to be a malfunction with the ignition interlock device itself. You will have to get the device serviced. You are one of many people that I have head this same story from. If the...

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  • Dea came to my house and arrested me on a sealed complaint when the judge ask the d a if they had a warrant for the arrest they

    Asked by a user in Bronx, NY - about 1 month ago.

    Arrest warrants are signed by judges. If you were arrested with out probable cause your attorney can make a motion to the court and challenge the legality of your arrest. If a judge rules that the...

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  • Does an ACD given on a pink summons in NYC show up on a immigration background check?

    Asked by a user in Bayonne, NJ - about 1 month ago.

    While an ACD is not a criminal conviction there may be consequences. Iimmigration issues should be directed to immigration attorneys. Each individual has unique immigration issues, so please...

    4 lawyers agreed with this answer

  • What is a criminal case most lawyers use for their clients on a 4th degree theft.

    Asked by a user in Linden, NJ - about 1 month ago.

    In order to better answer your question it would be best to provide some details to better isolate the legal issues for a brief.

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  • Does criminal mischief involve dishonesty?

    Asked by a user in Bronx, NY - almost 2 years ago.

    Crimes of theft such as larceny, shoplifting, unlawful use of credit cards and filing a false instrument such as filing a car accident report to collect insurance when there wasn't any accident are...

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  • Need to get rid of legal aide lawyer for felony charges and get 18b lawyer.

    Asked by a user in Port Jervis, NY - about 1 month ago.

    In order to change attorneys the judge will have to approve it and appoint 18b. You should inform your current attorney as to your concerns which you can then tell judge that you have done so. In...

    3 lawyers agreed with this answer

  • What may happen?

    Asked by a user in Flemington, NJ - 4 months ago.

    It is possible that the court tomorrow will know about the warrant. You should try to clear up the warrant if possible before going to the court. If not try to have some additional cash on hand or...

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