The reason why my license was suspended was because of a dui and what can I do to avoid jail time? The reason the officer pulled me over was a fog light was out
You need an attorney to handle this for you. Driving on a license suspended for DUI is a serious charge. If you are still on probation for your DUI case, a conviction for driving on a suspended license would be a violation. Consult with a criminal defense attorney about the specifics of your case. Several of us on avvo provide free consultations.
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Quite frankly, no - especially in Riverside County. In my experience, the best you can possibly attempt to negotiate is private jail (which is not free) or house arrest.
Driiving on a suspended license due to a DUI has mandatory jail time. This cannot be avoided.
ANDREW ROBERTS CRIMINAL AND TRAFFIC TICKET DEFENSE ATTORNEY
Depends on what you are asking exactly and what the situation was. Can you avoid custody time? Probably not. Can you serve that time on work release or some other alternative? Perhaps.
Much will depend on circumstances of the offense, how long ago the DUI occurred and whether you were still on probation (I assume that is the case). All of those things will factor in and may increase punishment.
In addition, you may be looking at a longer suspension of you get too many points on your driving record.
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