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AUO 2nd Degree (VTL 511.2) Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the 2nd Degree

Former Prosecutor on Your Side Aggravated Unlicensed Operation In the Second Degree (AUO 2nd Degree)

VTL §511.2 If you are caught driving while having three or more suspensions or revocations, originating from three or more separate dates, you can be charged with this crime.  This charge is a higher misdemeanor charge than the AUO 3rd. As such, the possible punishment is more serious. Should you be convicted of this crime, you could be sentenced to hundreds of dollars in fines and a minimum sentence of seven days jail or three years probation.

AUO 2nd Degree

There are other circumstances wherein you can also be found guilty of under VTL 511.2. They include but are not limited to the following: if you commit an AUO 3rd and

  • had previously been convicted of an offense that consists of or includes the elements comprising AUO 3rd within the preceding last 18 months; or
  • your license was suspended or revoked because you refused to take a chemical test pursuant to a DWI charge; or
  • your license was suspended or revoked because of a prior DWI conviction.
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The attorneys at the Joseph P. Villanueva, Attorneys At Law have more than 20 years of legal experience. As such, we are familiar with the possible defenses to this crime and have extensive relationships with law enforcement which may help expedite your matter. Our goal is to have your charges reduced or dismissed thereby securing a non-criminal disposition. Call us now at 800-893-9645 for a for consultation.

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