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Arrested Friday Dwi, arraigned Saturday, Nassau NY 1 year later sentenced on a THURSDAY do I get a walk through.

East Meadow, NY |

My lawyer says no but I was told from a lawyer on this site that said yes. I have no priors not even a moving violation

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Need more info. A walk-thru would be on a sentence of 5 days. On a sentence of 7 days, you would stay overnight.

Joseph A. Lo Piccolo, Esq.
Past President, Criminal Courts Bar Association
Hession Bekoff & Lo Piccolo
1103 Stewart Ave, Suite 200
Garden City, NY 11530
516-408-3666 (o) / 516-408-3833 (f)

I am a criminal defense attorney practicing in Nassau, Suffolk and New York City. The above information is not a substitution for a meeting whereas all potential legal issues can be discussed.


See my answer to your second post.

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Since you already have representation, you should be talking with your attorney to get a detailed explanation and firm answer to your question.


No walk through in Nassau for DWI you're doing substantial time.