Legal Advice for DUI Penalties — 80 results
Written by attorney Jason Beahm, over 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
Despite the downward trend in incidents of drunk driving in recent years, statistics show that there is a DUI-related fatality every 45-60 minutes in the US. This may be why most states... more
Written by attorney Anthony Gonzalez, over 2 years ago.
If you are convicted of a DUI, and it is your first offense you can expect to be sentenced as follows:
*Probation: not to exceed one year. You will be required to report to a probation... more
Written by attorney Gregory Eyster, over 2 years ago.
The penalties for being convicted of a DWI charge are increasingly serious depending on the number of past offenses. The penalties of each conviction can include a fine, jail time,... more
Written by attorney Mitchell Sexner, about 1 year ago.
The potential penalties for a DUI can have an enormous impact on a persons life. Not only does a DUI carry with it a heavy financial burden, a person can lose their freedom and their... more
Written by attorney Grover Collins, over 1 year ago.
1st Time DUI Offender- .08 (BAC) [55-10-401] [55-10-403]
48 hours up to 11 months, 29 days for offenders in violation of 55-10-401
.20 BAC or greater minimum jail time 7 consecutive days... more
Written by attorney Laurie Schmidt, over 1 year ago.
The penalties for a DUI conviction in Colorado depend on the the number of prior offenses, aggravating factors such as blood alcohol content, accidents, injuries, or property damage. This... more
Written by attorney Patrick Stegall, about 2 years ago.
Mississippis driving under the influence law is laid out in Title 63, Chapter 11, Part 30 of the Miss. Code. It states that: It is unlawful for any person to drive or otherwise operate a... more
Written by attorney Jonathan Smith, almost 3 years ago.
This legal guide offers an overview of the penalties for drunk driving offenses in Maryland.
Written by attorney Jon Martinez, about 3 years ago.
Arizona has some of the harshest penalties for DUI in the country. If convicted of a DUI in Arizona, there are mandatory penalties that include jail times, fines, fees, and a license... more
Written by attorney Daniel Kann, over 3 years ago.
A DUI conviction can impact your ability to drive, result in serious fines and jail time, often carries with it probation and other stipulations that can lead to additional consequences if... more