Question: I was convicted of a 2nd DUI in Van Nuys not to long ago. Is it possible to get a restricted license? I know I was able to get one after my 1st DUI, but that was in Metro Court in Downtown Los Angeles and do not know if that plays into it.
Answer: To answer your first question, you can get a restricted license after 90 days if you get an Interlock Device, as well as comply with other terms required by the DMV (ie. SR-22 form, issuance fee….). The law that allows that is relatively new, so this is a common question that I get a lot. I will update my website to have more detailed information on this if you want to check back on the “DUI Info” tab in a few days. As far as your second question, generally speaking, in regards to getting a restricted license for a 2nd DUI, it would not make a difference whether your 2nd DUI conviction was in Van Nuys Court or Metro court in downtown L.A.
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