Sounds like his friends and family need to have an intervention with him and get him some treatment.
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If you were convicted previously of a misdemeanor, such as a DUI, you never lost your voting rights.
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If the witness did not comply with the subpoena then they are in contempt of a court order.
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I agree with the other attorneys who answered. In SC, most of our courts allow us as attorneys to appear on behalf of our clients. In many instances we will not even attend the initial court date due to a conflict or a jury trial request, depending on the situation. Contacting a lawyer in that state will definitely help you fix the issue of you not being able to return for the court date. The worst case scenario is the lawyer could continue the court date for a day when you could be available...
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