Here's the application you must fill out: http://www.dmv.ca.gov/forms/ds/ds694.pdf. The questions asked give you an idea of what circumstances may cause the DMV to show some mercy (not a quality it is known for).
Immediately. Speak to your attorney.
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.
Make sure you show that there are no bus routes, and you really do not have any other form of transportation. Also, if anyone is dependent on your income, that may help as well.
it's more than just applying for critical needneed you have to make a compelling argument to show the DMV did you have a criticalnee
For this im.going to strongly recommend you fire your lawyer
I would also ask your attorney to file a Petition for Restricted Licende with court . Getting that and including it with your critical needs package helps.
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