Getting arrested for DUI does not mean you will be convicted. Police misconduct, defective breathalyzers and crime lab mistakes may be enough to get your charges lessened or dismissed. Visit our page on Colorado DUI Laws to learn more.
Colorado law makes it a Colorado level 1 drug misdemeanor to:
Penalties for violating Colorado 18-18-411 C.R.S. can include:
Common defenses to Colorado 18-18-411 C.R.S. include (but are not limited to):
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Colorado DUI criminal fines are: $600 to $1,000 for a first offense. $600 to $1,500 for a second or third offense. And $2,000 to $500,000 for a subsequent offense.1 In addition, defendants may be ordered to pay several other court fees and surcharges, such as for DUI School and probation supervision. In total, one DUI ...
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