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Q: What is the difference between DUI and DWI?
William C. Head
William C. Head answered on Aug 21, 2017

Different states use different acronyms. No difference, in reality.

Drunk driving, it drugged driving, or impaired by both.

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Q: If you have the 5th ammendment right to remain silent, how can an officer cite or arrest a person for noncompliance

DUI or any other roadblock/ traffic stop

Paul Stanko
Paul Stanko answered on Oct 20, 2016

Noncompliance with what? The right to remain silent refers to testimony.

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Q: If I were pulled over and arrested under suspicion of DUI, taken to hospital for blood work, who responsible for BILL MS
Paul Stanko
Paul Stanko answered on Sep 24, 2016

You will be required to pay, if anyone is.

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Q: If convicted of dui; aftermath

Who is responsible for medical bills (bloodwork) attained during arrest for DUI -one time by licensed nurse

Paul Stanko
Paul Stanko answered on Sep 24, 2016

You are.

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Q: Can a law enforcement officer allow someone of the public to hear the recording on a stop
Paul Stanko
Paul Stanko answered on Sep 24, 2016

That decision would normally be made by someone much higher up in the police agency, most likely the chief of police or county sheriff, as the case may be. Also, if the recording of the stop is part of an ongoing investigation or criminal prosecution, the prosecutor would have some input into that... Read more »

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Q: My licenses was suspened in 91 will that cause me to not get a new licenses now in 2016 in the state I live in now..?

Have not had licenses since 91..would the 91 DUI still be on my driving records for west virginia??

Paul Stanko
Paul Stanko answered on Sep 18, 2016

You need to check your driving record to see if you have any open suspensions, revocations or holds from your previous state. To get a new license, you must be clear in all other states.

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Q: I've just got my 2nd dui and what do I need to do
William Housley
William Housley answered on Dec 2, 2014

The best course of action is to retain a local attorney to assistance. Good luck.

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Q: My wife was charged with DUI 1st other, what do i need to do now
Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot answered on Nov 26, 2012

Get her an attorney asap.

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