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Repeat DUI attorney Columbus Ohio

When is an Ignition Interlock Device Required?

Any conviction or guilty plea for operating a vehicle while impaired (OVI) in Ohio can lead a judge to order the offender to use an ignition interlock device. This is true in cases involving alcohol and/or drugs. The penalty becomes mandatory for an alcohol-related OVI after a second offense within six years. Individuals with multiple drug-related or alcohol related OVI offenses on their record are also likely to be required to use an ignition interlock.  House Bill 469 proposes making ignition interlock mandatory for every alleged offender, even on the first offense. Continue reading

Multiple DUI offenses attorney Columbus Ohio

Habitual DUI Offenders: How a DUI Offense Attorney Can Help

As you might guess, subsequent DUI offenses can incur steeper fines and penalties, and can quite possibly decrease any leniency the judge might have been inclined to show in sentencing.  An attorney who is skilled and experienced in defending clients against multiple DUI offense charges may be able to help you avoid or mitigate some of these penalties. Continue reading