Once you cross the 0.08 blood alcohol content line, getting behind the wheel of a car is asking for trouble. But in many states, there's another BAC line you should be aware of. In Michigan, there are especially steep penalties for drunk driving with a BAC of 0.17.
If a drunk driver falls into this "super drunk" category, the consequences can be much steeper than after a conviction with a lower BAC. Here are some potential consequences of a first offense of driving while "super drunk":