You may need an experienced OWI Lawyer today. If you’ve been arrested for a DUI in Wisconsin, you may feel like the weight of the world is on your shoulders. Your family depends on you… and you need a lawyer that you can depend on. Petit & Dommershausen, SC will provide dedicated, personalized service from the moment you step foot in our office. Let us help begin preserving your rights and getting your legal needs met. In Wisconsin, the legal blood alcohol content (BAC) is 0.08%. The charge of Operating While Intoxicated (OWI) is a serious charge in Wisconsin.
Drunk driving is the act of operating and/or driving a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs to the degree that mental and motor skill is impaired. It is illegal in all jurisdictions within the U.S. The specific criminal offense can be called driving under the influence [of alcohol and/or other drugs], driving while intoxicated, operating while impaired, or operating a vehicle under the influence. In Wisconsin, it is called OWI, operating while intoxicated. Such laws may also apply to boating or piloting aircraft.
If you are arrested on suspicion of OWI and the officer asks for a blood or breath sample for testing and you refuse, you could also face penalties. You could face a license suspicion, large fine, or even jail time.
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