Getting a DUI is never easy. The fines are high, the punishments can be severe, and it can impact your life in numerous other ways. However, it truly can be worse, since the severity of the consequences varies from place to place. Here are 4 of the worst states to get charged with a DUI, based on the fines, license restrictions and criminal penalties they levy.
Arizona has long taken pride in being tough on crime. Maricopa County made the news for housing inmates in tents during the summer. And one outdoor jail was specifically for drunk drivers. First time DUI convictions come with a mandatory ten-day jail sentence. On top of this is a minimum $1,500 fine and suspension of your driver’s license for 90 days. The state has more severe punishments for “extreme DUI” and “super-extreme DUI”. Yes, these are actually