Driving is a privilege. And if you are convicted in Illinois of certain driving offenses – such as a DUI – your driving privileges may be revoked.
Losing driving privileges can be especially difficult for many individuals. We rely on our license and our vehicle to take us to and from work or school. Parents need to be able to transport their children to school or daycare. We also need to be able to get to the grocery store, doctor’s appointments, and countless other places that are necessary for our daily lives.
So, yes, losing your license can be a burden.
Luckily, under Illinois law, drivers are able to apply for reinstatement or a Restricted Driving permit under certain conditions.…