Legal Question in DUI Law in Illinois

Winnebago County, Illinois. My wife has a bench trial set for a DUI. If summoned, do I have to testify or can I use my 5th amendment rights?

Asked on 9/04/13, 5:13 am

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Chen Kasher Chen Kasher
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You mean if subpoenaed? There is a spousal privilege you can claim, which prevents you from testifying against your spouse.

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Answered on 9/09/13, 5:53 am

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