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First Time Conviction

A first time guilty conviction of a DUI will most likely be Class A misdemeanor conviction, which is the highest class misdemeanor. A fine up to $2,500.00 Imprisonment for up to 364 days. Probation or conditional discharge for up 2 years A fee of $100 payable to the circuit court who is to deposit the fee in the Trauma Center Fund. A fee of $5 to the circuit court to be deposited with the Spinal Cord Injury Paralysis Cure Research Trust fund. POSSIBLE DRIVER LICENSE REVOCATION

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Second Conviction In Five Years

In addition to the penalties mentioned above Illinois statute requires a minimum of 5 days of imprisonment or 30 days of community service. In addition your license will be revoked for a period of five years.

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Third DUI Conviction

A DUI charge may be enhanced to aggravated DUI which is a class four felony. This carries a sentence of 1-3 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections. In addition your license may be revoked permanently.