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Will I go to jail if i receive a DWI, DUI or BWI?

It depends.   All Minnesota DWI charges carry a maximum possible jail sentence however actual jail time is not always ordered.   The possibility depends on many different factors.  (Examples are: the charge, the test reading, your criminal/DWI history, the prosecutor, and the Judge).   In some instances you can be placed on house arrest which requires you to be at home or work, but not in a jail cell.   There are several DWI charges that do require a MANDATORY MINIMUM JAIL SENTENCE.  If your charge mandates a jail sentence then it is very likely you will serve SOME actual jail time.

Charles R. Segal
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Charles Segal is a an experienced attorney in the area of DWI, DUI, Felonies and all Criminal Defense matters.