Q: 1st DUI in Gwinett County blew .12 what will my sentence be.i
A: This will vary based on the facts and circumstances surrounding the arrest. I would recommend finding an attorney that will give you a free consultation. It wouldn't take very long and they could go through everything with you.
You're probably looking at something between 24 hours and 30 days in jail, plus classes, fines, and community service.
The amount of jail time will depend on various factors, including your driving record, your history with drugs/alcohol, whether you gave the police any attitude, and whether the DUI involves a car accident.
Definitely get a lawyer with solid DUI experience, if you can. These cases have a lot of intricacies.
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