If my boyfriend is getting sentence on his 3rd DUI, can the judge give him less time then 2 years that the prosecutor is asking for?
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Yes, the judge can give him less time. There is no statutory minimum for a third offense in Arizona. The amount of jail/prison time is at the discretion of the judge.
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