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1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI and Traffic Tickets for Florida on
Q: I've been made aware there is warrant out for me for flee elude and missing court. I'm not us citizen and don't live the

How do I deal with this if I don't live there? I won't be going to US anytime soon as currently working in Moscow.

Any information on how I can deal with this and close it down when not living in US would be appreciated.

Jonathan Blecher
Jonathan Blecher answered on May 24, 2022

There are many jurisdictions in Florida where Zoom remote hearings are taking place. Speak with an attorney who can work out the logistics and have the warrant quashed. Otherwise you’ll never be able to enter our borders without an arrest.

1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI for Kentucky on
Q: A DUI arrest at home? In this case a neighbor reported my father to the police and they arrested him, sight unseen@home
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on May 24, 2022

He needs a lawyer immediately. He may be able to win this case.

0 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI for Mississippi on
Q: Can a person be; Aressted for DUI, released on own recognizance for same, yet be told by Judge to plead on Public Intox.

I stated it fully. I was arrested for dui... but I was in my home with no knowledge. Had not been driving. No tests yada yada.

Can I be arrested on such a charge, released on said charge... be sent an attorney solicitation to represent me is said dui when didn’t occur?

When I got... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI for Washington on
Q: Is it possible to change the date I’m supposed to get scram ankle monitor by?

Need to wait until next paycheck to afford first week, it’s most expensive

1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI for Indiana on
Q: I got my first owi in porter county indiana, i was alone. Im a mom though. Will social services try to take my kids?

My BAC was above .15 . Went the wrong way down a one way, did not crash or hurt anyone.

Andrew L. Bennett
Andrew L. Bennett answered on May 21, 2022

If your children were not in vehicle with you, then DCS should not be involved.

0 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI and Traffic Tickets for Pennsylvania on
Q: Can a cop cite me for driving under suspension dui related without pulling my vehicle over?

I own a vehicle and have a revoked license. I have others drive my vehicle for me.

1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI for Texas on
Q: I have a class a dwi first offense in Texas what is the shortest jail sentence I can serve for this
Penny Wymyczak-White
Penny Wymyczak-White answered on May 22, 2022

Some courts will give you Time served. You will lose your driver's license if you are convicted,

0 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI for Colorado on
Q: I got a driving under suspension with an underlying DWAI. Will they drop it or will I still be facing jail time?

I got a DWAI in January 2021 and was eligible to get my license back in January 2022 but was unaware of that. I got pulled over in January 2022 and got a driving under suspension. I am getting my license back before court. I know there is a mandatory 30 days jail sentence but I'm wondering if... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and DUI / DWI for Indiana on
Q: Can a probation officer release you early from probation, if you all your Fines and everything is completed?

Community service, fines, classes all finished. Low ranking to reoffend

James A Hanson
James A Hanson answered on May 22, 2022

Technically, no.

Your probation officer is simply supervising your probation. The only entity that can release you from probation early is the Court that sentenced you.

You can discuss an early release with your probation officer. If your probation officer recommends early release...
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0 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI for Texas on
Q: I have a Texas driver's license and now live in Texas but going to court in Virginia where I used to live for a dwi they

I have a Texas driver's license and now live in Texas but going to court in Virginia where I used to live for a dwi they said my license may get suspended.. .. so my question is where i live in Texas now and have a Texas license can Virginia suspended my Texas license or just Virginia?

0 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI for California on
Q: I was arrested for a DUI but detained by ICE upon release. I filed a PC 1381(request for trial) on the case.

I am writing to find out about a case in San Bernardino Court (rancho cucamonga). I was arrested for a DUI but detained by ICE upon release. I filed a PC 1381(request for trial) on the case. The 90 days passed and I wasn't brought to trial. I made multiple contacts with the court and the DAs... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI on
Q: Bucks county ordered me to treatment for DUI, in prison I did 4 months , paroled I did almost 7 months in rehab,

Parole released me from supervision as I did treatment, now bucks county is saying I didn't do their cash only classes? I'm disabled , need license to take care of mother, and find driving job I can physically do to live. I can't even get to bucks county , let alone pay for treatment... Read more »

2 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI for Kentucky on
Q: Hi I got a DUI first about 5 years ago n I went to inpatient rehab at Leestown VA for 45day would it count for classes

I was wondering if the VA rehab counts towards my DUI classes

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on May 16, 2022

Yes. It should, although you may have to get it approved by the Court.

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2 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI for Kentucky on
Q: Hi I got a DUI first about 5 years ago n I went to inpatient rehab at Leestown VA for 45day would it count for classes

I was wondering if the VA rehab counts towards my DUI classes

Kristin Michelle Russell
Kristin Michelle Russell answered on May 17, 2022

No, the Kentucky Division of Driver Licensing will only accept completions from programs authorized for DUI treatment. See drive.ky.gov under Driver Services, DUI Laws in Kentucky. To see a list of treatment programs, visit the Program Directory. The driver should select Driving Under the... Read more »

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0 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI and Wrongful Death for Oregon on
Q: In Oregon, if you kill someone in a DUI and are convicted of the DUI but not charged with the death, can the death be

Charged later and if so how long is the statute of limitations?

1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI for Texas on
Q: I was found guilty of my 2nd dwi. However my license still shows eligible on dps website. Am I still legal to drive?

Charge was in April 2021. My license was never taken. Conviction was Jan 2022. On my court papers it's says dic 17 and a 2 year time span beginning the day of the conviction. It's been 5 months now and im still showing eligible on Texas dps website.

Penny Wymyczak-White
Penny Wymyczak-White answered on May 14, 2022

It could be a clerks error. If it states you are eligible to drive you can drive but you need to check daily

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, DUI / DWI, Business Law and Constitutional Law for Colorado on
Q: I got kicked out of a club and the security guard took a photo of my drivers license and then a photo of me.

What can she legally do with that information? I am 18 and the drinking age is 21 in the United States. Thank you

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and DUI / DWI for Indiana on
Q: How can someone be arrested for possession of narcotic and possession of meth f6 off one bag?

Bag was under 1g of powder and field test lightly as cocaine according to cops found in my mother's jeep after it was stolen and recovered but nothing ever searched in it so I drove it cause she let me and then cops find drugs in it. 2 f6 charges pending now

James A Hanson
James A Hanson answered on May 22, 2022

You need to stay off of these websites and speak only with your attorney about these charges. From what you posted, there may be a defense in your case, but you could ruin your entire case by sharing details of your case publicly.

Talk with your attorney about the charges privately and work...
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0 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI for North Carolina on
Q: My lawyer is appearing in court for me May 27th for DUI and possession. Should i worry about possible drug testing?

I am 18 and attending substance abuse therapy.

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