OWI in Iowa
UPDATED: Jun 2, 2009
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OWI in Iowa
Can a plea bargain be made to reduce a 4th owi offense to a serious misdemeanor?
Asked on June 2, 2009 under Criminal Law, Iowa
B. B., Member, New Jersey Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney
Answered 13 years ago | Contributor
That would depend on all of the facts of your case, including the record of the three prior DWI's. A fourth DWI charge says to any court that you have a serious problem, and you are looking at the highest levels of punishment for DWI -- probably for a second time.
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