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is dwi 1st a felony in the state of louisiana

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is dwi 1st a felony in the state of louisiana
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  Marsha411JD replied 4 years ago.
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Thank you for your question. No, a first time DUI in Louisiana, assuming that there was not a loss of life or serious bodily harm that would warrant different charges, is a misdemeanor and not a felony.

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