Monthly Archives: April 2015
Question: I was cited a 2nd offense OWI recently in La Crosse, WI, which was 9 years and 50 weeks apart from the 1st OWI (4/2/05). I have a very good job which could be at risk, and would like to avoid incarceration at all costs (or minimize to 48 hours). Would any lawyer in… Read More »
I’m in Wisconsin and am applying for a job. I recently got a DUI and unsure of what to put for the following question.
Question: Have you ever pled guilty, or no contest/nolo contendere, to or been convicted of an ordinance violation (other than minor traffic violations), misdemeanor, or felony? Answer: The answer is clear: if you have been convicted already then you must answer yes because a DUI is not a minor traffic offense. If you have not… Read More »
What is the penalty for driving a vehicle without an interlock when ordered due to owi? Is it a felony?
Question: Ordered interlock for two years but what if i get caught driving without one? Answer: Sections 347.413(1) and 347.50(1s) provide for imprisonment for not more than 6 months and a fine of between $150 and $600, plus costs, for a first offense. Section 347.50 (1t) extends by six months the IID period. If you… Read More »