Hartwell, GA asked in DUI / DWI for Georgia

Q: GA Failed breathalyzer test 1st dui got 1 yrs probation judge gave me a limited permit 2 drive. But dmv said i I refused

The breathalyzer and now had a dui als and a dui that show in the DMV system. But that’s not true. What do I do. The cop gave me a paper when I went to jail that said I could drive for 45 days because I did the test. An the judge gave me the paper saying I could get a limited driving permit for work and kids

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Forrest Clinton Barbour
Forrest Clinton Barbour
  • DUI & DWI Lawyer
  • Fayetteville, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: It sounds like you did not appeal the suspension of your license. When the arresting officer gave you the 45 day permit, you had to appeal that in order to keep your driver's license. It sounds like you did not appeal that, and, thus, your license was suspended for 1 year.

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