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Q: Got a Dui 1st 11 yrs ago, Dui 1st 3 yrs ago, and had another dui this year.Will I be charged with 2nd or 3rd offense?

All 3 took place in TN. The District attorney offered minimum sentence on DUI 3. MY lawyer didn't agree and post poned my court date.

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Anthony M. Avery
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  • Knoxville, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: Almost certainly a #3rd Offense. Talk to your lawyer that represents you. You might get 30 to 60 days less incarceration with a pled 2nd and more than the minimum. Or you might try it and take a chance on serving 6 months or more. With a 2nd, it is a 2 year TNDL revocation.

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