Family Law Glossary

Family Law is a complicated topic and there are many terms that can be confusing. We've created this glossary to help you understand the many different legal topics associated with the law like Family Law. Please browse the list below to see definitions of many common family law terms. If you don't see the term listed that you're looking for, please use our Ask A Question form and we'll do our best to add the definition to our site.

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Look Back Laws

The length of time that a previous DUI offense remains on a driver’s driving record and can be used by the state to add penalties or increase the severity of the fines, penalties, or jail time, is referred to as the “look- back period” or “wash-out period.”

Category: DUI and DWI