I was drinking with friends and we decided to drive and we got pulled over but I wasn't the one driving I was in the back seat. The cop made us blow in a breathalyzer but he didn't tell me how much I blew he just gave me a citation and let me go. I'm going to the city court and this is my first offense
I recommend that you consult with an attorney about your situation. If you are convicted of this offense, you will have a criminal record that you carry into adulthood. You will also have your driver license suspended for one year. The help of an attorney will be very good for you in this situation.
You are likely going to lose your license for a year if you plead to a plea in abeyence or any other related offense. How much you blew in the breathalyzer is irrelevant. At 18, you are not-a-drop, so any alcohol proven to be in your system is going to be evidence against you. This is worth hiring an attorney to consult. Any plea deal may affect your driver's license in ways the judge or prosecutor do not anticipate.
As indicated above the collateral consequences are more severe than the jail time in these cases. Get an attorney on board ASAP.
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