If I was arrested on 3/31(refused the chemical test therefore I have the implied consent suspension of one year), had an appeal request hearing on May 24, and was sentenced for my DWI on 6/27? I have been granted a restricted license but I return ...
As another lawyer stated, you should've received something from the Secretary of State letting you know when your suspension began, and when it would end. Generally speaking, a suspension based on the result of an unsuccessful IC hearing begins shortly after that hearing. Regarding your underlying court case, that suspension (for the OWI) would start shortly after the plea entry. Either way, you received something from SoS.See question
My boyfriend is being charged with possession of marijuana, and 2 DWLS, he went to jail for this a few months back an we bonded him out for 1400, cash bond. He jus recently went back for the same thing because they didnt apply none of the bond mon...
I haven't read the other lawyers' responses, but I think you need to provide more information. At what stage is the case currently? Pretrial? Was he sentenced? Did he violate the terms of his bond? If he was sentenced and didn't use his bond money, then that can usually be applied to his total fines/costs assessed by the court. However, if the person who posted the money has to request it back and have it applied.See question
I'm 17 and I was caught drinking, but never took a breathalyzer. I wasn't given an MIP but about 3 months after the incident I got a notice that i had a court date. I admitted that i took 2 shots
Assuming it's your arraignment tomorrow, plead NOT guilty. You will then be entitled to a pretrial conference, either on another date or after the arraignment, depending on your court's procedure. You should consult with an attorney after your arraignment, and make sure not to answer any more questions that police or prosecutors ask you from this point forward.See question
Can't do time in jail or I will lose my job since I'm on temporary hire.
As mentioned above, there are many factors that influence how much $$ is needed; the type of charge, the circumstances surrounding the bench warrant and underlying offense, the amount of child support (if applicable), the judge, etc. Always retain a well-respected, local attorney if you can.See question
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Mr. Lawrence gave you great advice.See question
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Call for a free consultation.See question
The defendent has two prior drug convictions, and this current charge under this multi person indictment is conspiracy and possesion of more than 1,000 kilograms of marijuana. Due to his prior convictions the mandatory sentencing for this charge i...
State or Federal, sentencing is up to the judge. Prosecutor's can give their input, but that doesn't always mean the judge will go with it. However, if he doesn't have a good defense, and he's facing life w/o parole, then cooperating may very well be his best shot.See question
He lost custody of 3 children and one child died.
While it's not clear what your exact question is, I'm going to guess that you'd like to know if he can take you to court for parenting time. The short answer is yes. The strength of his case depends on many, many factors. You should really consult with an attorney in your area, especially if he has retained one for himself. Moreover, sometimes parenting time issues can be resolved between the parties without the need for litigation. Good luck.See question
I applied for a court appt lawyer and was granted that request. If all that is going to happen is that the Prosecutor and the Attorney are going to meet am I required to attend?
Whether or not YOU have to attend depends on your local court and justice system. Not all courts and attorneys need the defendant at an initial pretrial conference. Your ct apptd lawyer should know.See question
I recently got caught walking towards the exit door with a pair of tennis shoes on and was stopped by a security person andI had told him right away that i would pay for them and he said first come to his office so I did and he took pictures and ...
You may actually have a defense.See question