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Idaho Felony DUI

In Idaho a DUI can be charged as a felony in several circumstances:

  • A third DUI conviction within 10 years.  
  • A DUI within 15 years of a previous Felony DUI.
  • A second Excessive DUI  within five years.
  • An Aggravated DUI

Penalties For a Felony DUI

A Felony DUI is far more complex than a misdemeanor DUI charge, including stiffer penalties and lifelong problems gaining employment (many employers have policies against hiring felons), obtaining insurance, and exercising some civil liberties.

A felony DUI is a serious matter. The penalties that can result from a conviction can be life changing.

Prison Sentence

A felony DUI conviction can result in a prison sentence of up to ten-years. Even if the court chooses to order probation instead of a prison, the sentence will include a term county jail term. The minimum sentence for a third-time DUI is 30-days in jail, but felony DUIs often include a jail term far in excess of the minimum.

License Suspension

Your driver's license will be suspended for a mandatory minimum of one-year, but depending on the case, suspensions can last up to five-years.


The maximum fine for a Felony DUI conviction is $5,000.

For more information, see: Idaho Code §18-8005 - Penalties.

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Contact Our Experienced Lawyers to Discuss Your Felony DUI Case 


No two DUI cases are exactly alike. The strength and weakness of your case will depend on the particular facts and circumstances. However, no DUI case is hopeless. You are not alone. In order to minimize the impact on your life, you should discuss your case with the experienced Idaho DUI lawyers at Schofield and Young.

When you are facing a felony DUI offense, it is critical to see an attorney who is experienced in Idaho DUI law to help you get the best possible outcome.

Call us today for a free consultation. 

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As experienced Idaho DUI Lawyers, we represent DUI charges across the state. However, many of our clients are in the Ada County and Canyon County areas. We have vast experience in these jurisdictions and will use that experience to represent your interests. If you are looking for an experienced Ada County DUI attorney or Canyon County DUI attorney, let us help you.

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