✓ Illinois law allows for an aggravated DUI probation in cases where a death results only if the trial judge finds an extraordinary circumstance. Which begs the question. What the heck is an extraordinary circumstance?
✓ In other words: A trial judge may grant probation to an offender convicted of aggravated DUI when a person has been killed only if the judge finds that there extraordinary circumstances to justify the probation, otherwise a prison sentence is mandatory.
✓ 5 concrete examples where judges have found extraordinary circumstances and kept people out of prison.
✓ How to find extraordinary circumstances in your case.