There is nothing you can do until you are fit to travel to MD and resolve the issue there. As the MD court requires your appearance, there is no way to get around that. Hire MD counsel and be ready to travvel when you can.
You need to talk to a locally experienced DUI attorney in MD. While it may be possible to defeat the case, you need to deal with this sooner rather than later. Good luck with everything.
You need to consult a and retain a local IL criminal law attorney who is familiar with the judges & court procedures. Many attorneys will offer a free initial consultations. You can locate a local IL attorney right here on AVVO by using the tab "Find A Lawyer" Good Luck
This is not intended to be legal advise or as legal representation. I am a California personal injury attorney . Be aware that every state has its own statute of limitations; and statutes & case laws that govern the handling of these matters.
You cannot. Any outstanding Bench Warrant for one's arrest requires quashing and recalling that warrant with a court appearance and completion of this MD matter to a final disposition.
If we had a legal system that permitted quashing any warrants without appearance that would be Utopia.
Secondly, Illinois Secretary of State will not reinstate driving privileges with an outstanding Warrant for one's arrest as it is not permitted.
First order of business, you need to retain a MD licensed attorney to complete that criminal matter to a final disposition and only then you may be eligible for reinstatement in Illinois.
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