Should I hold my ground if my blood test came back negative for everything? 9 Answers as of May 16, 2014

I was charged with DUI not reckless driving. Now they want to charge me for reckless driving because I went across the white line twice. Can they do that? It all about the money for them.

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Lawrence Lewis
Lawrence Lewis | Lawrence Lewis, PC
They can do it.
Answer Applies to: Georgia
Replied: 5/16/2014
Law Office of Thomas A. Medford, Jr., PC
Law Office of Thomas A. Medford, Jr., PC | Thomas A. Medford, Jr.
Based on the facts as you have presented them the government can charge you with Reckless Driving.
Answer Applies to: District of Columbia
Replied: 5/9/2014
Michael Breczinski
Michael Breczinski | Michael Breczinski
I would fight the matter since that by itself is not reckless.? I would need to know more details.
Answer Applies to: Michigan
Replied: 5/8/2014
Law Office of Robert E McCall | Robert McCall
The Government can do anything it wants, after all we are in Obamaland. Force a trial.
Answer Applies to: Florida
Replied: 5/7/2014
Musilli Brennan Associates PLLC
Musilli Brennan Associates PLLC | John F Brennan
Get an attorney. Reckless is a difficult charge to prove for the prosecution.
Answer Applies to: Michigan
Replied: 5/7/2014
    Law Office of Jeff Yeh
    Law Office of Jeff Yeh | Jeff Yeh
    You need to hire a lawyer and set the matter for trial.
    Answer Applies to: California
    Replied: 5/7/2014
    Hudson Bair | Hudson Bair
    Yes. You should hire a lawyer if they don't dismiss the case.
    Answer Applies to: California
    Replied: 5/7/2014
    Austin Legal Services, PLC
    Austin Legal Services, PLC | Jared Austin
    They can, but that doesn't mean they will prevail. These are very serious charges and they will stay on your record for ever and could impact your future employment an educational opportunities. Make sure you are represented by experience DUI attorney.
    Answer Applies to: Michigan
    Replied: 5/7/2014
    Law Office of Edward J. Blum
    Law Office of Edward J. Blum | Edward J. Blum
    Fight it.  That's not enough to prove reckless driving.  
    Answer Applies to: California
    Replied: 5/7/2014
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