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  • How to ask judge for restricted license.

    I received a Felony DUI My license has been suspended for about 3 years now. It was suspended for 5. However Idaho created a new law that went into effect last July 2015. (d) Shall have his driving privileges suspended by the court for a mandat...

    Ethan’s Answer

    I would suggest a consultation with an attorney in your area to make sure everything is done properly. If you want to find one here on AVVO, use the "Find a Lawyer" tab at the top of the page.

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  • Will I have to abide by Virginia law and my license be suspended for a year ?

    I live in and licensed in the state of Virginia while on vacation in Indiana I got a dui I plead guilty and got a 90 day license suspension and fines as well a two days in jail this was my first offense. Now the DMV in virginia has been notified a...

    Ethan’s Answer

    If you want to discuss your situation in more detail with a lawyer in your area here on AVVO, you can use the "Find a Lawyer" tab at the top of the page.

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  • I need some advise if possible on what I need to do to get my license back I live in Minnesota but the dui happened in Illinoi

    I have 2 dui convictions they both happened back in 2004 March and April 1 was in Missouri and the other was in Illinois..the one in Illinois is the problem it's not allowing me to get a license in the state I live in now (Minnesota)

    Ethan’s Answer

    My colleagues are correct, you need to clear up everything in IL before MN will give you a license. Follow Mr. Havatin's advice, he knows the IL licensing process as well as anyone there. Good luck.

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  • How long does the state have to submit known evidence to the court and still be admissable at trial ?

    I am currently in the process of fighting an O.W.I. and I didnt take a PBT nor field sobriety tests so they took my blood via warrant . this was 7 months ago . The state filed the discovery and my blood test results was not inculded nor was there ...

    Ethan’s Answer

    You have an attorney, speak with him/her about this.

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  • Is there any way I can get out of the owi? And if so how?

    Was in three minor wrecks last week and on the third one I was arrested for an owi but I didn't drink at all that day and blew zeros in the field and at the station. I am on anti anxiety medication and have switched jobs so taking the meds at a di...

    Ethan’s Answer

    Hire an attorney for all the reasons previously outlined by my colleagues. You can use the "Find a Lawyer" tab at the top of the page to locate an attorney in your area. Good luck.

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  • How do I go about this scenario? I have no driving record on me and I blew .1 when leagal is .08

    I got booked and released in 45 min tonight for my first DUI offense. What should I expect? Also, on the citation I was given, he has all of the information completely wrong. It's not even my name on the citation! It was the person picking me up t...

    Ethan’s Answer

    Hire an attorney for all the reasons previously outlined by my colleagues. You can use the "Find a Lawyer" tab at the top of the page to locate an attorney in your area. Good luck.

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  • Am I supposed to get whiskey plates on it since it is registered in my name/my business? what happens if I don't ?

    I got a dui. haven't drove since. I have my own business which I use my truck. No cdl is needed to operate it, but im told technically it is a commercial truck because of the size, its the biggest you can drive without a cdl. I don't think it ...

    Ethan’s Answer

    If you were issued a plate impoundment notice then yes. Talk with your attorney about this. If you don't have one you should hire one to help you navigate through this process. Don't go it alone.

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  • Do you think it would be a good idea for him to get a lawyer and try and get it thrown out?

    My husband got arrested back in November in Longview, TX for a DWI. He had a court date in January but they called and postponed it cause they were having trouble with his blood work.

    Ethan’s Answer

    Hire an experienced DUI attorney. You can use the "Find a Lawyer" function at the top of the page if you want to find some local attorneys in your area here on AVVO. Good luck.

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  • What should I do?

    Saturday Jan 16th I got charged with a DUI, negligent driving, & driving under suspension. The kicker, I wasn't the driver. I was in the back seat. They took me charged me, even after the 4 people I was with told the police I wasn't driving that t...

    Ethan’s Answer

    Hire an experienced DUI attorney. You can use the "Find a Lawyer" function at the top of the page if you want to find some local attorneys in your area here on AVVO. Good luck.

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  • Pleading not guilty to a 1st offense dui in Montana to try to avoid the 24 hours min of jail time?

    I was driving home one night when I lost control of my car. The car wrecked and responders showed up. I was given a field sobriety test which I am certain I did fine with. Then in accepted a breath test. Blew .151. Arrested and taken to give blood...

    Ethan’s Answer

    Before you decide you can't afford an attorney, give a few a call. Many offer reduced payments or payment plans. You can use the "Find a Lawyer" function at the top of the page if you want to find some local attorneys in your area here on AVVO. Good luck.

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