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If a person failed to appear for a second DUI hearing in 1999 would the statute of limitations apply to a warrant for prosecution in Kansas?

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12/18/2006

No. SOL's do not apply to active warrants. Warrants/orders to appear remain valid until the named person appears in court to answer the charges or upon the death of said person. The best option is for the wanted person to retain legal counsel or at least obtain legal advice as soon as possible.