Asked in Criminal Law and DUI / DWI for Colorado

Q: If I've been convinced of class 5 felony eluding and a misdemeanor 3+ dui, is there a mandatory minimum in Colorado?

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William Beck
William Beck
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Colorado Springs, CO
  • Licensed in Colorado

A: There is no mandatory minimum for a class 5 felony eluding charge, but there is a mandatory minimum for a DUI with prior offenses. If you have two or more prior DUI convictions, you will do a minimum of 60 days in the county jail; though many jurisdictions within Colorado require significantly more jail time, often more than 6 months.

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