What Does DWI Mean And Is It Different Than DUI?

DWI is a term used in other states to describe driving while impaired by drugs, alcohol, or an unknown chemical.DUI stands for Driving Under the Influence. A DUI happens when someone drives while under the influence of alcohol.

What Does A DUI Or A DWI Arrest Imply?

1. Fees And Penalties  2. License Suspension Or Revocation  3. Treatment For Drugs Or Alcohol  4. Increasing Insurance Premiums  5. Interlocking Ignition Device 6. Jail Time

Felony DUIs And Extenuating Circumstance

For a felony DUI or DWI—either because the motorist murdered or wounded someone, or because the offender has a history of DUI convictions—prison terms of several years or more are fairly unusual.