I have already plead to 2 but have one pending. Can I be charged/sentenced for the third. Somewhere I heard you can only be charged for 2 at the same time or something to that effect....please advise
Yes, you can be charged for the 3rd. and since you are facing automatic jail time, and potentially a substantial amount, you should consult an experienced attorney to see if you can defend against this one.See question
I was charged with a misdemeanor in larceny. I got arrested and released to my parents, but I am 19 years old. This is my first offense. I had court scheduled and I showed up by myself just to be told that I now have a trial date next week. I aske...
Consult with an experienced Charlotte criminal defense lawyer asap. You are dealing not only with a misdemeanor crime but one involving dishonesty so there's a lot at stake.See question
I am a college student. I was drunk and found a debit card on the ground and bought a shirt worth 50 dollars. The following day I realized my drunk endeavors and brought the shirt, money to pay the person who owned the card, and a whole lot of reg...
It's certainly a possibility, depending on your prior history. Definitely consult an experienced criminal defense attorney in your area to determine possible defenses or plea bargains.See question
I was in a car accident months ago that wasnt my fault. I had injuries and obtained lawyer and have therapy. This week was my last week for therapy. This case is still open. Now another accident happened the other day and was not my fault. Im now...
As long as you're comfortable with the lawyer, it's usually easier to have one lawyer handle everything.See question
a relative might not have had sufficient representation, or been in the right frame of mind when he took a plea deal
You have 10 days to appeal the guilty plea from District Court to Superior Court.See question
There is a recent underlying medical issue that complicated and compromised how he performed in a cpl of the tests that can be confirmed by physicians and he only blew a .07 but was still charged with a dui
The state can still proceed under the theory of appreciable impairment. Namely that your mental and physical faculties are substantially impaired. This will be based on the officer's observations of you, field sobriety tests, driving etc. I have attached an informative video for your convenience.See question
There was an alcohol swab used in the blood draw. This is a violation of the procedure. My attorney argued this with no case file(s) to support, nor did he offer any scientific evidence. The probable cause is also an issue, where my lawyer gently ...
You have 10 days within which to appeal to Superior Court so talk to an attorney asap about what your chances are so you dont lose that right.See question
She has never had a traffic violation and the officer acknowledged her record clean. The officer wrote the ticket for "driving 75 mph in a 55 mph zone". He did mention that since it is her first offense she could probably get it lowered to 9 above.
Hire an attorney who can handle the ticket without her losing her license, without her having to go to court and possibly without insurance increases.See question
I live in SC and was pulled over for speeding (82mph in a 65) driving through NC. In NC, over 80mph is a mandatory court appearance (class 2 misdemeanor). However, I am single, I have two children and I work and the county I was pulled over in is ...
Yes, hire a lawyer so they can handle it without you having to go to court and to give you the best chance at not having your insurance rates skyrocket.See question
My brother blew a .08 and he dont even drink. Is it our blood level?
The accuracy check is the calibration of the machine. It has to read at .07 or .08 in order to be working properly. The reading that will come in against you in court will be the .15, which will require the ignition interlock device in your car if you are convicted. So there is a lot at stake. You should consult with an experienced DWI attorney as soon as possible to explore your options and possible defenses.See question