Antioch, TN asked in Criminal Law and DUI / DWI for Tennessee

Q: What is the max penalty for a first offense dui in Tennessee,,,,,, and what is the max on a FTA in misdamor court

The FTA is from missing the court date for the DUI

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Anthony M. Avery
Anthony M. Avery
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Knoxville, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: You are looking at a possible one year Sentence and numerous other requirements. The costs alone are large. Hire a competent attorney now to bring you to Court, set aside the Forfeiture and set it for a Preliminary Hearing. The Bondsman will also be looking for you. Get to Court as soon as possible even though you are not on the Docket.

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