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Third DUI in California what penalties can I expect?

It is illegal to operate a motorized vehicle in the state of California with a blood alcohol content level of 0.08% or higher. You do not have to have a BAC that high, however, to be charged with DUI, assuming the state has other evidence that you are intoxicated and unable to safely operate your motorized vehicle. Recently on our DUI forum a driver asked, “If I was arrested last night for my third DUI in California what penalties and fines can I expect and will I be sent to jail?”

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