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Good evening. In a situation like this, you would need to get the charge reduced or amended, for that to happen. Of course, the burden is on the state to prove the charge against you beyond a reasonable doubt, at trial, so you can fight this. If you do not want to, you can try and work out a plea deal or if you have defenses, can use this to see if they would amend this charge.
Your attorney is going to need to work the case and see if the stop was valid and legal and if procedures were followed. The goal is to show the State that they have a weak case or get evidence suppressed, which could hurt their case. If you have a defense, it will be used and raised but the truth of the matter is that if it is a strong and solid case, they will not amend it or drop it.
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This ten-year period is frequently called a "lookback" or "washout" period and encompasses the offense dates (as opposed to conviction dates).