Is a DUI a Misdemeanor or Felony in Minnesota? It Depends
In Minnesota, getting a DWI or DUI can lead to serious consequences. The fact is that a DWI in Minnesota can be charged as a misdemeanor or as a felony – the facts surrounding the case as well as any prior record the accused may have will influence how it is charged.
A Duluth man was arrested for a DUI recently after crashing into a pole. No one besides the driver was injured, but police discovered his blood alcohol level was over two times the legal limit. He will be charged with a third-degree DUI.
So, when is a DUI in Minnesota a misdemeanor and when is it a felony? Read on to find out.What[...]