Lansing, MI asked in DUI / DWI for Michigan

Q: Are there extra penalties for a DUI if there are kids in the car?

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Frank B. Ford
Frank B. Ford
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  • Dearborn Heights, MI
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A: Yes! If you have a previous drinking and driving conviction, you can be charged with Felony Child Endangerment, and can have your license taken away for one to five years. If you don't have a previous drinking and driving conviction, it is usually going to be more points than what you would normally end up with, and your license would be suspended, in the best scenario, for three months and then be on a restricted license for three months. Get an attorney's help! Sincerely, Frank B. Ford

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