Is it smart to always apply for a DMV hearing after being arrested for a DUI?

It happened to my sister, because she didn't understand what a DMV hearing is. .

La Crosse, WI -

Attorney Answers (2)

Richard Joseph Albanese

Richard Joseph Albanese

DUI / DWI Attorney - Waukegan, IL
Answered

You have nothing to lose by requesting the the hearing but if you miss the deadline your license will be revoked.

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Darrell Jon York

Darrell Jon York

DUI / DWI Attorney - Santa Clarita, CA
Answered

You should always request a dmv hearing after a DUI arrest. Failure to request a hearing will trigger the administrative suspension after the temporary license expireds. In WI, you have 10 days to request the hearing after the date of the arrest. She should consult with an attorney immediately.

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