Will I bedrug tested in court for an underage drinking charge?

I have a court date and a ticket for underage drinking. Will/can they drug test me in court? It isn’t a drug related offense. I’ve read stories of court still drug testing people.

Asked on November 19, 2011 under Criminal Law, New Hampshire

Answers:

Jeffery Haupt / Law Office of Jeffery M. Haupt

Answered 9 years ago | Contributor

It will depend on your jurisdiction in South Bend, Indiana this typically doesn't happen (unless you have previous convictions).  Most of the time you will be put into some pre-trial diversion program or other program that may allow you to avoid a conviction. 


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