In 2017 I refused a chemical test in Louisiana (caddo Parish), in order to have my driver's license reinstated it is instructing me to have a IID installed. Currently I do not own a vehicle or have access to one. Copied below is OMV requirements:
My 1 yr refusal suspension was up Nov.5, 2019 but the DMV is requiring an interlock device and proof of sr22 to reinstate license. I am fighting the charges and have not been convicted. How can they make me pay for interlock when i don't drink and took the breathalyzer?? I took my... Read more »
I understand it's frustrating, but while you are on bond, you are subject to the conditions of the Court and Judge. So while you are out enjoying your freedom, the Judge can require you to have a blow machine. If alcohol is not the issue then maybe your lawyer can get the Interlock removed...Read more »
I refused 3 times , he told me i was going to stay in jail the rest of the night if i didn't blow the second time. i refused because The machine malfunctioned the first time and i told him i believed it to be faulty .
Does each DWI 10yr period seperate? Meaning the ten yr cleansing would it start when the offense is complete? Probation parole jail whatever the sentence was? Does one DWI roll over into the second once it's complete?
Louisiana has a hardship requirement that allows you to get back your drivers licence for hardship and activities necessary for life. There is an exception in there that considers position such as yours - BUT there are strict conditions depending on the type of licence you have and the reasons for...Read more »
But didn’t have a lot to drink. I didn’t want automatic suspension which would have happened. I blew under limit .051 which the trooper didn’t inform me of instead he came back in and wanted blood or pee and as I was unclear what that meant I asked if a real doctor would take blood and if not... Read more »
I was arrested for these offenses also was in a vehicular accident, I’m curious on what the minimum charges could become when my court date arrives , the even took place in St. John Parish , Louisiana.
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