The state of Florida has strict drunk driving laws according to which, an individual is prohibited from driving if s/he possesses a blood alcohol concentration of 0.08% or more.
This checkpoint in the case of Florida DUI/DWI varies with the age of the individual and the type of vehicle they drive.
Penalties over Conviction:
If an individual is convicted in Florida over the breach in the DUI/DWI laws, then they need to face some really unpleasant consequences in terms of finances and freedom.
This is because an individual convicted over drunk driving can be subjected to:
- Cancellation of the license over a period or for a lifetime.
- A considerable amount of money in the form of compensation for the offense.
- Imprisonment for a stipulated period.