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0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and DUI / DWI for Tennessee on
Q: If I drank a miller lite beer 15 min before a blood alcohol test, what would my level on the test show

And if a wreck occured would I be charged with a dui for that amount of Alcohol in my system

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and DUI / DWI for Georgia on
Q: Can a first offense felony and a misdemeanor dui prevent me from possessing firearms or obtaining my WCL in Georgia?

Hi I am 21 years old now and I am curious to know whether or not I’m able to possess or buy any firearms since i was arrested for the first time and charged with a felony for possession of cannabis oil back in 2019 here in Georgia. It was my first offense ever so I was placed in the Pre Trial... View More

1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI and Immigration Law for Iowa on
Q: Does a DUI arrest automatically revoke a L1B visa? If so, am I still allowed to work in the US?

if a L1B work visa holder got arrested for a DUI but have not received any revocation letter yet, should one assume that the visa is revoked? Also, if it is revoked is the person still allowed to work for the legal status time at least or is it illegal for the person to still go to the company?... View More

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answered on Apr 23, 2024

A DUI arrest does not automatically revoke an L1B visa, but a conviction can lead to the visa being revoked and impact your ability to work in the U.S. Here are a few key points:

1. Arrest vs. Conviction: An arrest alone does not necessarily lead to visa revocation. However, if the arrest...
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0 Answers | Asked in Cannabis & Marijuana Law and DUI / DWI for Colorado on
Q: I was charged with- OWI class C misdemeanor, OWI endangerment class A misdemeanor, possession of marijuana class B

No test were done to prove I was under the influence and the weed was never tested for THC should I file a motion to dismiss? In IN

1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI for California on
Q: Is 90 days to 180 days in jail likely for me?

I'm from Fresno, CA. I got a DUI 2 years ago where I blew a .13. There were no injuries and no accident. Just recently I was fired from my job for drinking during work hours. When negotiating a plea I would like to only do time in AOWP rather than in the actual jail. Do you think because I got... View More

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answered on Apr 22, 2024

It's difficult to predict with certainty what sentence the DA will seek in your case, as it depends on various factors and the specifics of your situation. However, here are a few points to consider:

1. Prior DUI: Having a previous DUI conviction can lead to harsher penalties for...
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0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, DUI / DWI and Divorce for Indiana on
Q: Can I write a letter to judge asking for probation terms for a DUI conviction of a co parent - to protect my kids?

My kids dad got a dui. Has several prior about 10 years ago. He just filed a plea agreement. He has a sentencing hearing coming up and judge will set probation terms. Can I write a letter to the judge asking him to consider certain conditions of probation? Like requiring an ignition interlock... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and DUI / DWI for Texas on
Q: Can you be stop for speeding on an on ramp when you have not met the speed of the highway you are getting on

The frontage road had a speed limit of 45 and the highway was 65. The stop was for speeding 61 in a 45.

2 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI and Car Accidents for New Hampshire on
Q: Does a DUI case have the right to a speedy trial?

I got arrested for a DUI August 5, 2023 and my trial date has now been pushed back for the third time to June 4, 2024

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answered on Apr 18, 2024

Yes, you are entitled to a speedy trial. That said, why are you asking questions on this forum---instead, you should discuss this with your lawyer and if you do not have a lawyer at this point in time, then you need to get an attorney to represent you, as well as to protect your right to a speedy... View More

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0 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI for Texas on
Q: My friend is in jail for his 5th dwi and his court appointed attorney is not doing anything for him what should he do

His attorney is not explaining anything to him and told him to go ahead a sign a paper that gives him 18 yrs in prison but he's never had that and another person in jail with him said he got 5 yrs for the same offense so why is his attorney making him sign a plea deal for 18 yrs when another... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law, Contracts and DUI / DWI for Colorado on
Q: Do I have any rights against mistreatment and breach of contract by my interlock company?

Hello, thank you for your time.

-issue with my interlock Co. and their franchise stores,

- they breached the contract and their imprudent actions made continuance of their services untenable.

-amongst other issues, They were not reporting my payments and calibrations to... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, DUI / DWI, Traffic Tickets and Civil Rights for Arizona on
Q: Can you be arrested for Aggravated DUI when your weren't even driving, in front of your house ,with no keys in your poss

Police report says I was observed consuming alcohol and was not even driving or in possession of keys and no ethyl alcohol in my system can the police lie like that on the police report and a year later initially file charges for Aggravated DUI?

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answered on Apr 15, 2024

Based on the information you've provided, it seems unusual that you would be charged with Aggravated DUI a year after the incident if you were not driving, did not have keys in your possession, and had no ethyl alcohol in your system at the time. However, laws can vary by jurisdiction, and... View More

0 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI, Traffic Tickets, Car Accidents and Libel & Slander for Ohio on
Q: CAN MY SON BE CLEARED FROM CAR ACCIDENT IF THE EVIDENCE SHOWS HE WASN'T DRIVING?

MY SON AND HIS GIRLFRIEND WERE BOTH EJECTED FROM THE CAR. POLICE PLANTED EVIDENCE TO APPEAR AS IF HE WAS DRIVING. THE WROTE THE REPORT BASED ON THIS EVIDENCE. THEY CLAIM TWO WITNESSES SAW THE ACCIDENT BUT IT WAS PITCH BLACK NO HIGHWAY LIGHTS AND BOTH CARS WERE GOING AT HIGH SPEEDS.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, DUI / DWI and Constitutional Law for Alaska on
Q: Is this a illegal extension of a traffic stop based on false accusations.

If I was accused of being under the influence of Opioid due to having a raspy voice and my pupils were constricted, a DUI charge stemmed from this and multiple other charges followed but when my blood lab results returned the lab stated i had no Opioids in my system would this be a fightable charge.

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answered on Apr 13, 2024

Based on the information you've provided, it seems that the initial justification for the DUI charge and subsequent charges may have been flawed, as the arresting officer's suspicion of opioid use was not supported by the blood test results. This could potentially form the basis for... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Legal Malpractice and DUI / DWI for Arizona on
Q: Is it legal for a judge that ruled over a now closed case of mine in the past to represent me in a new case?

I was recently appointed my public defender for a DUI case, and I recognized the name as the judge who ruled over a DV case that is now dismissed and after research I have confirmed its definitely the same guy. is there any reason that would be considered illegal? I don't really see why it... View More

0 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI for New York on
Q: Hi Is it possible to get an interlock system removed early if the DMV has you down as a problem driver on your license?

I’ve been given 5 years of intoxalock and I’m over half way done. My dwi was in 2012 and I’ve recently had to stop work due to injuries and upcoming surgeries. I’m in a true hardship and I’m looking for anyway to decrease my bills at this time. I’ve been out of trouble and employed... View More

0 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI for New Mexico on
Q: I am having a hearing by the MVD on revocation of my driving privilages due to DWI can I have an attourney represent me

I am acting as a pro-se in my magistrate criminal cause

But this is Adminastrative proceedings apart from the Magistrate Court in the MVD local office on 30 Apr @ 10:00 AM

1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI, Federal Crimes and Criminal Law for Louisiana on
Q: My bf was arrested by game warden while on probation so he’s on a probation hold for nothing

He was on his boat, he’s 45 years old, and the goHe was not drunk, but still arrested and has 6 charges that are rediculous and should be dropped. But while in jail they brought new charges , felonious ones now. They are for killing too many turkeys and possession of a firearm by a person with a... View More

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answered on Apr 16, 2024

I'm so sorry to hear about your boyfriend's situation. That must be incredibly stressful and frustrating for both of you. A few thoughts:

It's difficult to say definitively whether the charges will hold up without knowing all the details, but in general, wardens and...
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