if a DUI conviction 20 years ago, and th...

Asked by mariza on 20-10-2020 09:51:06
Question posted in the Criminal Law category relating to Northern Cape

if a DUI conviction 20 years ago, and the person got caught in 2019 for drunk driving, does this constitutes a second offense or will it be legally a first offense due to the first conviction more than 20 years ago?

Answer to the Question

Posted by Att. Patrick on 21-10-2020 15:00:47

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This will be a second offence. 

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