I failed my first breathalyzer test when my unit was installed. I didn't know it was being installed in the morning and I am worried they will take my home detention away. If it's my first offense can and everything else has been done on my part will I still get in trouble?
If the home detention provider reports the failure to the court than the Court can set an Order to Show Cause hearing where you will have to convince the Judge why he should not take away your home detention and make you serve the whole sentence in jail. Call the home detention provider and ask them if they are reporting the failure to the court. If they are than consult with a private criminal defense attorney ASAP, most of the attorneys on this website will provide a free consultation to help you. Good luck.
You have your question listed under the Child Abuse category, therefore I assume not drinking was a condition of your Child Protective Services case.
Apparently, you have an alcohol abuse problem, and therefore it is important to acknowledge that to yourself. Get honest, and get the help we all need to address long-standing problems.
If you do that, any consequences of this test will ultimately be a blessing.
I hope this helps.
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