I got a second dui within 6 years and did not submit to a bac test. The only thing I did was try to follow the pen with a light shined in my eyes.
Assuming a conviction on a second lifetime DUI, you are facing the possibility of 70 - 365 days in jail, one year revocation of your driver's license, over one thousand dollars in fines and costs.
That being said, there are numerous ways to challenge a DUI charge. Remember, you are presumed innocent. Please consult with an attorney, licensed in Ohio, who practices in this field before you speak with the District Attorney.
Also, you have seven days from the date of your alleged offense to request a hearing with the DMV to protect your driver's license.
Best of luck with your case,See question
my previous attorney does not talk to me about my case, and on a last motions hearing he verbaly assaulted me.
If you are having personality conflicts with your current counsel ask the judge if you can have him/her removed. You have to understand that just asking for the continuance does not guarantee you getting the continuance. But you need to address the conflicts with your attorney.See question
Hi My wife got arrested due to domestic violence in colarado state. Due to uncontrollable emotions I called the police and have her arrested. However case got dismissed after the first hearing as I (victim) wanted to dismiss the case and send my ...
Your biggest issue at this point should be getting an immigration lawyer. While the case may have been dismissed your wife’s record will show that she was charged with the original Domestic Violence charge. The charge alone is going to have ramification on your wife visa.See question
If I have a DUI in South Dakota and I get a DWAI in Colorado, what will be the penalty?
You are looking at your Second conviction. While this may only be a DWAI it will still have some pretty severe consequences. You are looking at about $1000 in fines, at least 50 hours of useful public service and some jail time. Because the DA is only charging you with a DWAI I would strongly recommend you get a DUI specialist. The sentences only get harsher after your first DUI and you need to protect your rights.See question
My sister plead guilty to a class 4 felony for theft (120K) and was placed on probation. She violated her probation as she was arrested and charged with three new class 3 felony charges, two for theft and one for computer crimes. The two crimes ...
Your sister is looking at the revocation of her probation with any plea she takes in the new case. I agree with the prior attorney that any offer made by the DA's will include jail time. The best thing for your sister to do is to contact her PD in the first county and explain that she has another case and needs help in this county. I am assuming your sister whets to do some type of global Plea Deal. By contacting the PD's office that denied her representation she may be able to appeal and receive a PD just based on the fact she has a PD in the other case. Either way, if she is in custody and is trying to work out a global Plea Deal she needs to either hire another lawyer or try again to get the PD to represent her.See question
in 1998 me and my ex got in a fight i was arrested and charged with assault on a female i went to court and she didnt show up but the arresting officer was there.i got probation and thats it. well now im trying to get a job and i wanna know is the...
Before you hire an attorney you may be able to just go to the court house and find a flier on how to get this expunged. If that doesnt work your best bet is to hire someone experienced in this type of litigation.See question
My court appointed attorney doent have experence in criminal defense is that grounds for desmissal since it is a criminal defense case?
You can absolutely terminate your lawyer. Regardless if the state hired him or not, a defendant can not be forced to accept represenatation. However if you do terminate your lawyer the court is likely to give you two choices 1.) Hire your own lawyer at your expense or 2.) defend the case yourself. Just something to think about before you dump your lawyerSee question
Recently CBI did a background check on me and they came up with a restraining order on a Patrick Pacheco, this is not me. My name is (name omitted), I petionioned the court to clear me of this charge, I was denied. I have applied for a CCW permit,...
What you need to do is contact both the district attorney in the jurisdiction and find out why specifically you were denied. What you need to find out is the particulars of the case that the restraining order arised from and actually attack those specifcally. You should find a lawyer in the original jurisdiction to help you with this.See question
I have a perfectly clean record, not even a single traffic violation and recently I was at the wrong place, wrong time and caught for possession of paraphernalia and marijuana. This was my 1st time involved with police.I've never been to court in ...
I think your issue is how this will affect your financial aid and the only people who can truly help you with that would specifically be financial aid. As for the court appearance if your record is as clean as you say you may only get a slap on the wrist. You should still contact a lawyer in that area because of the collateral consequence to your financial aid.See question
If bench warrant issued June 2002 in Buncombe County, NC for failure to appear on DWI charges , would it still be active?
Your Warrant is more than likely still active. What you need to find out is if NC will extradite you back for a DUI. You need to contact a lawyer in NC.See question