Charged with 2nd aggravated dwi in 3yrs in nys. 1st dwi was knocked down to misdemeanor. 2nd dwi, i totaled my car, damaged a guardrail, no one else involved but me. The DA still wants to charge me with a felony, have a public defender because i have NO money.
Not quite sure what you mean by waiting 120 days to put off the verdict. That said, a prior misdemeanor DWI within 10 years of a new arrest for DWI would make that new charge a felony DWI. The DA would be responsible for proving that you were, in fact, convicted of a prior DWI within the past 10 years. I'd sit down with your public defender and go over any questions you might have.
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