What constitutes DUI in South Carolina?
In South Carolina it is unlawful, and you will be arrested for DUI, if for you drive a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol, drugs, or a combination of both alcohol and drugs to the extent that your faculties to drive a motor vehicle are materially and appreciably impaired. Additionally, you will be arrested and charged with DUI if your Blood Alcohol Content (BAC) is 0.08 or greater.
The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.
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