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My daughter in law was recently arrested for DUI and there were children in the car. What are the penalties

Yukon, OK |

Daughter in law was arrested in OK for DUI with minor children in the car. She thinks she will get off with a slap on the wrist. As far as I know this is her first DUI. Can you tell me what the penalties could be?

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Attorney answers 1


Assuming it's her first DUI, the range of punishment is 10 days to 1 year in the county jail. However, for most first offenders, they are offered probation and avoid jail. By statute, with minor children in the car, the fines double.