If you are convicted of a first driving under the influence (DUI) offense you are subject to the following possible sentencing:
- Five days to one year in jail. The actual amount, and whether any is suspended, is up to the judge in your case.
- A fine of $600 to $1,000, also at the judge’s discretion.
- 48 to 96 hours of useful public service (community service).
- A “Victim Impact Panel” through Mothers Against Drunk Driving.
- As much as two years of probation.
- Monitored sobriety overseen by probation.
- Substance abuse treatment.
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If you have been charged with driving under the influence (DUI) or driving while ability impaired (DWAI), an experienced Denver DUI attorney is essential. Get in touch with experienced Denver DUI defense attorneys Jason Savela and Ryan Dawson by filling out our online contact form or by calling (720) 821-1001.
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