Ask a Question

Get free answers to your legal questions from lawyers in your area.

Lawyers, increase your visibility by answering questions and getting points. Answer Questions
Questions Answered by Christopher Kittell
1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI and Cannabis & Marijuana Law for Mississippi on
Q: I recently went through a road block, possession of less than one gram. What are my options?

Recently went through a road block were I was asked if I had been drinking or smoking that even, to which I answered “smoking yes earlier”, and was asked to get out of my vehicle. Officer claimed he smelled burned marijuana in my vehicle, and upon his search, nothing was found. Less than one... View More

Christopher Kittell
Christopher Kittell
answered on Nov 5, 2022

Hire a DUI attorney near you. He or she should be able to get you probation (if not an outright dismissal) since it’s a first offense.

1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI for Mississippi on
Q: Can I fight a 1st dui case without an attorney?
Christopher Kittell
Christopher Kittell
answered on Nov 4, 2022

You can, but that is not advisable. Just this week, I have two DUIs dismissed for different clients on technical grounds that you, as a non-lawyer, probably would not have caught.

1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI for Mississippi on
Q: If someone got a dui in Mississippi in a commercial vehicle and they have 2 other dui’s but they are in TN.

The other dui’s are 13 yrs or older, is this classified as his 1st or 3rd. And can it be an aggravated dui if no one got hurt?

Christopher Kittell
Christopher Kittell
answered on Oct 24, 2019

First, because the other two are older than five years old.

Justia Ask a Lawyer is a forum for consumers to get answers to basic legal questions. Any information sent through Justia Ask a Lawyer is not secure and is done so on a non-confidential basis only.

The use of this website to ask questions or receive answers does not create an attorney–client relationship between you and Justia, or between you and any attorney who receives your information or responds to your questions, nor is it intended to create such a relationship. Additionally, no responses on this forum constitute legal advice, which must be tailored to the specific circumstances of each case. You should not act upon information provided in Justia Ask a Lawyer without seeking professional counsel from an attorney admitted or authorized to practice in your jurisdiction. Justia assumes no responsibility to any person who relies on information contained on or received through this site and disclaims all liability in respect to such information.

Justia cannot guarantee that the information on this website (including any legal information provided by an attorney through this service) is accurate, complete, or up-to-date. While we intend to make every attempt to keep the information on this site current, the owners of and contributors to this site make no claims, promises or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of the information contained in or linked to from this site.