I Got 2 Misdeamenors Can I Drive Truck

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Kyle A.'s Comment
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I have a misdeamenor for graffiti from 2009 BTW I was underage at the time but had to go on adult probation because I turned 18 and I have va drug paraphernalia charged from 2010 unclassified misdemeanor and one more that also paraphernalia but it ius labeled as not a criminal offense and only resulted in money penalty do I have a chance at all or should I give up on becoming a truck driver and find a non cdl driving job? Pls help

CDL:

Commercial Driver's License (CDL)

A CDL is required to drive any of the following vehicles:

  • Any combination of vehicles with a gross combined weight rating (GCWR) of 26,001 or more pounds, providing the gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) of the vehicle being towed is in excess of 10,000 pounds.
  • Any single vehicle with a GVWR of 26,001 or more pounds, or any such vehicle towing another not in excess of 10,000 pounds.
  • Any vehicle, regardless of size, designed to transport 16 or more persons, including the driver.
  • Any vehicle required by federal regulations to be placarded while transporting hazardous materials.
Rick S.'s Comment
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If the last one was 2010 - and you have completed all sentence/probation/court requirements more than 5 years ago - you "should be OK".

Do you have any other ARRESTS? As in - busted but dropped, dismissed, etc.?

You know that all these paraphernalia charges are going to label you as a DRUGGIE?

Best you can do is to START APPLYING. DO DISCLOSE EVERYTHING THAT IS REQUESTED.

Some will say "5 years or less" and disclose everything 5 years or less. If it doesn't state a TIME FRAME - DISCLOSE EVERYTHING.

Rick

Kyle A.'s Comment
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No I do not have anything else on my record but those and ytes I know it will be a label but I can try my best and see if someone will take me I regret what I did but its something I gotta dealk with and try

If the last one was 2010 - and you have completed all sentence/probation/court requirements more than 5 years ago - you "should be OK".

Do you have any other ARRESTS? As in - busted but dropped, dismissed, etc.?

You know that all these paraphernalia charges are going to label you as a DRUGGIE?

Best you can do is to START APPLYING. DO DISCLOSE EVERYTHING THAT IS REQUESTED.

Some will say "5 years or less" and disclose everything 5 years or less. If it doesn't state a TIME FRAME - DISCLOSE EVERYTHING.

Rick

HOS:

Hours Of Service

HOS refers to the logbook hours of service regulations.
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