The Illinois legislature changed a section in the Vehicle Code in 2014, establishing severe penalties for driving with a suspended or revoked license. Driving while license suspended, 625 ILCS 5/6-303(a), is in most situations a Class A misdemeanor. The maximum penalty for such an offense is up to one year in jail (364 days). But […]
Some vehicle code offenses are serious and can result in a jail sentence. Generally, the most common criminal charges under the vehicle code are driving under the influence, driving while license suspended/revoked, leaving the scene of an accident, etc.