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James C Forslund

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  • Can the Military legally discharge me before I have went thru my civilian court trail for a DUI I received in September?

    In September I was pulled over and received a DUI, I'm active duty Military and my company issued me a GOMAR at the end of November and are saying I will be chaptered out by Christmas. Can they legally do this without me being found guilty yet?

    James’s Answer

    Yes.

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  • Can an attorney help me with this rather convoluted tale of DWI/DUI convictions and subsequent license suspensions?

    I was a licensed SC driver and was convicted of my 1st DWI in NC in Oct '07. My license was suspended for a year. I was then convicted of a 2nd misdemeanor DUI in SC in Jan '11 and a 3rd misdemeanor DWI in NC in Feb '11. These last 2 convictions h...

    James’s Answer

    Contact a local defense attorney.

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  • Duis

    I think i erroneously misled you. I got off three year probation last Aug. The case is complete. I was fortunate my third one was in Denver CO and received 4 mos house arrest. While this was going on, I wa cited for driving w/o and license in DoCo...

    James’s Answer

    Call DMV.

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  • I have been charged with four misdemeanors. I serve with AmeriCorps so I have very little money. Where can I get affordable help

    I have no prior record. The event happened in downtown Denver. I have no memory of the event. My misdemeanors are: trespassing, disorderly intoxication, disturbing the peace, damaging private property.

    James’s Answer

    Apply for a public defender.

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  • I want to know if I have grounds for a suit for an interrogation by the highway patrol; I was being interrogated for a DUI.

    - I had a concussion from a very severe accident, I had gone over 24 hours without sleep, I was still in shock, I was very confused as the transcript can show. I waived my rights for an attorney in that confusion and was pressured by the interroga...

    James’s Answer

    This is posted in the wrong category.

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  • Wondering if my license will get reinstated....

    I got a DWI this year, and am going through the license surcharge installment plan to pay my surcharges. I missed one of my payments ( just completely forgot, I am so mad at myself ) and the installment plan went into default. I checked my licens...

    James’s Answer

    I agree with the first answer.

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  • Do I need and SR-22 filing to obtain my drivers license in Washington D.C.

    I live in Washington DC, since 2010. In April 2012 a three year suspension of my Oregon drivers license ended however I've never acted to restore my license. Now I want to restore it in Washington DC, where I now live, and am told by Oregon DMV th...

    James’s Answer

    Oregon may have different standards for out of state residents who do not plan in driving in OR. Colorado does.

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  • DWI Classes in Dallas, TX???

    Just moved from Virginia and boyfriend was convicted of DUI in VA and needs to complete a class. In Virginia they are called ASAP. What are they called here? And where does he go to get signed up?

    James’s Answer

    http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/offendered/oe_edinfo.shtm

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  • Can the new record restriction law in Georgia help me?I got a Dui and possession charge in October, 2010 and in April, 2011 I

    was found to be not guilty of both charges in probate court as both were misdemeanors. I have tried Expungement and submitted the application and fee on 06/07/2013. I think I was turned down by the DA in my area on 11/20/2013. I was notified of t...

    James’s Answer

    Retain defense counsel.

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  • If I am on 24 month probation from fl that I transferred to sc for habitual driving offense and then got a leaving the scene of

    An accident ticket in sc will fl violate me. The judge in sc found me guilty because I didn't show for court and gave me a fine. My sc probation officer called and said he would have to report it to fl. What should I do.

    James’s Answer

    Retain defense counsel.

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