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1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI for Alabama on

Q: Im 20 y/o Alabamian male with a clean record. I was charged with DUI. Would I qualify for youthful offender status?

Jason Bonner Dial answered on Jan 23, 2011

You should qualify for youthful offender status. The Alabama Youthful Offender Act is applicable to those under the age of 21 at the time the crime was committed. Feel free to contact me to discuss your matter further.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Alabama on

Q: Can a judge put a parent in jail for there kids bad grades?

Jason Bonner Dial answered on Jan 23, 2011

No.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Alabama on

Q: If u have a felony and you got your youthful offender are you still convicted of the crime?

Jason Bonner Dial answered on Jan 23, 2011

In Alabama, persons under the age of 21 who are granted youthful offender status are not "convicted" of violating the state statute (law) under which they are charged but rather are "adjudicated" guilty of violating the Alabama Youthful Offender Act. Therefore, there is no "conviction." If you'd... Read more »

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