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DUI: Driving Under the Influence

DUI attorney Port Orchard

"The best criminal defense attorneys for a DUI or DWI case are generally individual lawyers. DUI defense attorneys who are working in court and DMV or drivers license bureaus all the time are who you want." DUI-Help.com

If you have been arrested for DUI in the state of Washington you need an experienced defense attorney to aid you with your case. Call today for a free consultation 360-621-8766.

Below are the penalties in Washington State for DUI convictions.

First Washington DUI Offense
1st Drunk Driving Conviction
Jail From 24 Hours to 1 Year, or
Electronic Home Monitoring - 15 Days
Jail From 2 Days to 1 Year (Blood Alcohol Level .15 or Above) or,
Electronic Home Monitoring - 30 Days
Fine From $865.50 Minimum to $5,000
Fine From $1,120.50 Minimum to $5,000 (Blood Alcohol Level .15 or Above)
License Suspension 90 Days
License Suspension 1 Year (Blood Alcohol Level .15 or Above)
Ignition Interlock Device and License Required
Ignition Interlock Device Add 60 Days if Passenger under 16 in Vehicle
Washington SR22 Insurance Required
Alcohol / Drug Education Possible
Second Washington DUI Offense

2nd Drunk Driving Conviction
Jail From 30 Days to 1 Year
Electronic Home Monitoring 60 Days Mandatory
Jail From 45 Days to 1 Year (Blood Alcohol Level .15 or Above)
Electronic Home Monitoring 90 Days Mandatory
Fine From $1,120.50 Minimum to $5,000
Fine From $1,545.50 Minimum to $5,000 (Blood Alcohol Level .15 or Above)
License Suspension 2 Years
License Suspension 900 Days (Blood Alcohol Level .15 or Above)
Ignition Interlock Device and License Required
Ignition Interlock Device Add 60 Days if Passenger under 16 in Vehicle
Washington SR22 Insurance Required
Alcohol / Drug Education Possible
Third Washington DUI Offense

3rd Drunk Driving Conviction
Jail From 90 Days to 1 Year
Electronic Home Monitoring 120 Days Mandatory
Jail From 120 Days to 1 Year (Blood Alcohol Level .15 or Above)
Electronic Home Monitoring 150 Days Mandatory
Fine From $1,970.50 Minimum to $5,000
Fine From $2,820.50 Minimum to $5,000 (Blood Alcohol Level .15 or Above)
License Suspension 3 Years
License Suspension 4 Years (Blood Alcohol Level .15 or Above)
Ignition Interlock Device and License Required
Ignition Interlock Device Add 60 Days if Passenger under 16 in Vehicle
Washington SR22 Insurance Required
Alcohol / Drug Education - Possible

*source=drivinglaws.org

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DUI attorney Port Orchard

DUI attorney Port Orchard

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