There may be ways to keep this charge of your record in addition to avoiding jail time. Much more is needed to determine that however, for example, your background and the facts of the case. Contact an attorney.
I have three past OWI convictions in Wisconsin, But now I have moved to Illinois and have a clean driving record for the last 6 years. If I were to ever get pulled over for an OWI in Illinois, would they count it as my fourth conviction? Or would it be the first strike on my Illinois license?
The county that it occurs in is irrelevant. The judge you are in front of will matter. And your attorneys ability to defend you will be significant as well. More facts are needed to determine whether jail is mandatory.
My friend is charged and found guilty (felony 3rd degree) of selling 250 pcs of counterfeit clothing in the state of Illinois. He is waiting sentencing, which will be next month. He has a clean record. His wife is a U.S. citizen and he is a Permanent resident. My question is 1) If his appeal for... Read more »
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