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Q: WHAT HAPPENS IF SOMEONE DOES NOT SHOW UP TO COURT FOR 1ST DWI?

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Matthew P. Prengaman
Matthew P. Prengaman
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A: If you miss court for a DUI/DWI, or you miss court for any misdemeanor or felony, chances are the court will issue a warrant for your arrest. You can also be found guilty of the offense and have a large amount of fines assessed against you. If you miss court, the best option is to find out if a warrant was issued or not and to go to the court as soon as possible to try and quash, or get rid of, the warrant.

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