Mullica Hill, NJ asked in DUI / DWI, Traffic Tickets, Civil Rights and Municipal Law for New Jersey

Q: I was ask to take breathe test but machine was broken so I was told I don't have to take it then I was charged with ref

It was more than 120days when it was heard so what can I do about it plus I was giving 6 months in jail. It was heard in different court

2 Lawyer Answers
Howard Lesnik
Howard Lesnik
Answered
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Mountainside, NJ
  • Licensed in New Jersey

A: DWIs and refusal cases are very serious and you can lose your license for 7 to 12 months for a first offense. You should consult with an attorney to see if the police followed the requirements in order to administer the Alcotest. Also, an attorney can examine whether the machine was calibrated properly, whether it was operable, and obtain the repair records.

H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
Answered
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • East Brunswick, NJ
  • Licensed in New Jersey

A: Sounds be like you were convicted, the best person to answer your questions is the attorney who handeled your case.

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