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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and DUI / DWI for Alaska on
Q: I was placed on felony probation after serving time for a felony dwi it will be 10 years ago this may I would like to ca

Case dismissed

Daniel P Leavitt
Daniel P Leavitt answered on Oct 16, 2018

You will want to talk to an Alaska attorney who does criminal defense to see if they will consider dismissing your case in your circumstances.

1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI for Alaska on
Q: I recently was charged with a DUI no roadside test was asked of me intel brought to station. I blew a 0.49 then blood

Was demanded and warrant of blood obtained against my free will and not justified as I submitted to Chem breath test on data master for BAC I insured several times to several officers I was only going to submit to the search warrant of my blood as they said they would physically restrain me against... Read more »

Daniel P Leavitt
Daniel P Leavitt answered on Oct 16, 2018

That is an interesting fact pattern. I am not licensed to practice law in AK so I cannot give legal advice there. I recommend you contact a skilled AK dui lawyer. Obviously this did not happen in VA so what we do doesn't help you there but in VA I think they would have issues with the blood draw.... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Car Accidents and DUI / DWI for Alaska on
Q: Girlfriend had a DUI accident back in Sept and the court just filed last week. Was looking to see what the outcomes are

Offense happened on Sept 28 and being charged with assault 3 cause injury w/weapon class c

DUI BAC .08+

Reckless endangerment

But the court just filed it on 21MAR18 and I was wondering if she’s 19 and already completed AA classes what the possible outcomes are

Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing answered on Mar 30, 2018

She has bigger issues with the other charges, so she needs to consult a criminal defense attorney.

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Q: Does bail money for failure to appear to court, forst DUI, get put towards fines?
Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard answered on Jun 25, 2017

If you put the money up, and if you abided by the terms of the bail, you will get the bail returned to you. So yes, it can be applied toward your fine. If a bail bondsman posted bail, the amount he or her charged you doesn't get returned to you.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and DUI / DWI for Alaska on
Q: Can a Felon with DUI CLASS C FELONY legal buy and Posess a firearm in Alaska?

I have found different answers on alaska.gov

Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard answered on Jun 17, 2017

It's a federal crime for a convicted felon to possess a firearm. So unless the state site references the federal law it's incomplete.

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