In the state of Rhode Island, a second or subsequent offense for DUI (driving under the influence) means mandatory jail time if convicted. This is in addition to the possibility of also receiving large monetary fines, restitution, driver's license suspension/revocation, community service, DUI School, alcohol/drug counseling, installation of an ignition interlock device, impoundment of motor vehicle, probation and parole.
If you or a loved one has been placed under arrest for DUI in the state of Rhode Island you should seek the legal advice and expertise of an experienced Rhode Island DUI lawyer immediately. At the Law Offices of Robert H. Humphrey we are committed to insuring that our clients' legal rights are well-protected - especially if a client is up against second or subsequent DUI charge. With our over twenty-eight (28) years of legal experience, knowledge and skill we will work to obtain a case win on your behalf. In many instances, we may be able to have the DUI charges either lowered or dismissed entirely.
Please contact the Law Offices of Robert H. Humphrey today to learn more about how a Rhode Island DUI attorney can help you. We offer a free case consultation to all potential clients and look forward to speaking with you.
Penalties in Rhode Island can be extremely harsh and may include any of the following:
Second offense DUI:
Second or subsequent offense violation of the refusal to submit to a chemical test statute:
Driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs that results in serious bodily injury include the following penalties for a second or subsequent offense:
Driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs that results in death include the following penalties for a second or subsequent offense:
Arrested for a second or subsequent DUI offense in Rhode Island? Contact us today!