28 years ago I was on vacation. I was several hundred miles from home in a neighboring state. I was arrested. I paid for food and later complained that people who had been in line after me were being served and I wanted to know if my food was rea...
I would have to agree that the statute of limitations do not apply to a filed case.
The court's bench warrant for a failure to appear does not disappear with time.
You should return on the warrant and clear the case.
I had gotten pulled over while coming home after drinking wine at a friends house for following too close to another vehicle. I felt ok however, I failed the sobriety test. Agreed to the breathalyzer test and blew at .14. I was also pelted with 3 ...
The idea is to sit down with all the police reports, calibrations from the breath testing device and an experienced DWI attorney to discuss your case. You do have a right to a trial. The best way to approach a case like this is step by step.See question
My brother had an accident, a month ago, a pedestrian crossed the street in red, my brother hit her, he panicked and ran of the scene, he turned himself in,3 hours later but the girl died , now he is in jail, and the lawyer is negotiating with th...
I agreed with Mr. Aaslberg, every case is different and every negotiation takes time.
It could be that the delay could benefit your brother in the plea if the attorney is putting together a mitigation packet to present to the prosecutor.
my son was pulled over for a tail light out...resulting in a dui arrest...when we picked his car up we checked the tail lights all were functioning perfectly
Your son's attorney, after reviewing the discovery can file a written motion and request a formal pretrial hearing on the issue of the probable cause to pull over the car. The issue of the taillight can be litigated and the attorney will be permitted to cross-examine the police officer with regard to his/her observations with regard to the taillight.See question
I was recentlt stopped while driving while suspended. My lawyer says I'm facing a mandatory 10 day jail sentence because my driver abstract shows that I had two prior driving while suspended convictions but the last one was over 20 years ago. Do...
Convictions for driving while suspended remain on your record and do not drop away.See question
First offense driver with .18 BAC. Ran off road, but no accident. Cooperative defendant. Charged with Aggravated DWI. Can a judge agree to a plea to a lesser offense (Driving While Impaired) even though the DA would only consent to standard DWI...
The judge can take a plea to the aggravated DWI and not follow the sentence recommendations of the prosecutor. The judge however is not empowered to lower the charge to a DWAI in a plea bargain and take the plea to a DWAI, the court needs the Prosecutor's consent to lower the charge.See question
I was arrested for a DUI in the state of Vermont. My license is going to be suspended. I am also facing a civil suspension. In Vermont, the suspensions will run concurrent. How will this effect my license in NYS?
Through the Interstate Compact New York should learn of your out of state conviction and suspend your drivers license.See question
The Granuflo case has been settled. My family and I am are receiving only $1,500 because we didn't meet one criteria. Although it is knowledged that Granuflo was indeed what caused the deaths of both parents but because they weren't dial within 24...
This sounds like a wrongful death case. If you are a claimant in the case you should be able to communicate with the attorney about the settlement.See question
Your test was published and received on the forum.See question
Whats the meaning w flight risk and what happens w that w bail?
One factor that a judge needs to consider in any bail application is the risk of flight, meaning what are the odds that the person will return to court.See question