Asked in DUI / DWI for Arizona

Q: I had a question about when a DUI starts aging is it the day you were caught or the day you were convicted with a DUI?

Im confused on the concept so does a DUI time start the day you were caught or the day you were convicted? Im asking because im currently seeking a set-aside.

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Matthew Maerowitz
Matthew Maerowitz
  • DUI & DWI Lawyer
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • Licensed in Arizona

A: The length of time both since the date of arrest and date of sentencing can both be used as factors for considering a set aside. Although it depends on the judge, even more important is usually the length of time since completing the sentence. This is also a specific factor to be considered under ARS 13-905. It is recommended you consult an attorney. Many criminal and DUI attorneys offer free consultations.

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