The shock of being arrested and the rough, aggressive treatment received at the jail often convinces people arrested for DUI in GA that they MUST be facing a felony charge. If you have been arrested for a DUI you may be asking, “Is DUI a Felony?” A small percentage of those who have experienced a Georgia DUI arrest are actually facing a DUI felony charge.
To answer the question, “Is DUI a Felony?” look to the amount of the bond for your likely answer. A related issue for that bond amount is whether a “scheduled” bond was already in place at the jail, such that a Judge did not have to SET that bond. These two factors for a DUI in Georgia, usually tell the story.
Bonds in excess of $5,000 or higher are most likely going to signify a DUI felony charge. Except for a 4th DUI in ten years, measured by dates of arrest, the arrested drunk driver would have either been involved in one of these situations:
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