I was driving at 6 am to the gas station, i was speeding and a bit exhausted. I swerved as I was new to the area and its in a woodsy area. My first bac blow was .095 then it was .09.
When you go to court tomorrow you should ask for more time to get an attorney retained. This is your only chance to keep this incident off your record, even if you believe you are guilty. A DUI stays on your record for life once it's there. Postpone your case tomorrow, then work on getting an attorney retained ASAP.
This isn't criminal charge and could result in a permanent criminal record. We have an office in Bridgeport Connecticut,c'mon tact us at your first chance if you're interested in hiring a skilled attorney to represent you.
If you have never received a dwi before in this, or any other, state you may be eligible to participate in a program which, if successfully completed, will result in the dismissal of the charges. That being said, you should definitely consult with an experienced dwi attorney to explore all of your options. There are many excellent ones here on AVVO and most offer free consultations. You should also be mindful of the fact that this arrest may trigger a suspension of your driving privileges for a 90 day period unless you request a hearing to appeal this suspension and win the hearing. You have little or no chance of winning the hearing without an attorney representing you who knows what the issues are and how to spot them. When you go to court ask the prosecutor for a continuance to consult with counsel. It will be granted without objection.
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