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What’s Worse: DUI or DWI?

What’s Worse: DUI or DWI?

The terms DUI and DWI are used interchangeably. While that is not the case in every jurisdiction, these acronyms do not represent unique charges. Instead, they each represent an offense known as “driving while impaired.” Given that they are two names for the same...
How Much is Bail for DWI in Hennepin County?

How Much is Bail for DWI in Hennepin County?

For many people, a DWI arrest results in a night in jail followed by a release in the morning. This is especially true for many first-time offenders. While the police have the power to release many people charged with DWI on their own recognizance following an arrest,...
What Is an Aggravated DWI?

What Is an Aggravated DWI?

The term “aggravated DWI” is used in many states for drunken driving offenses that carry enhanced penalties. However, there is no such thing as an aggravated DWI in Minnesota. This phrase is often confused with the aggravating factors that play a major role in...
How Much Does a DWI Cost in Hennepin County?

How Much Does a DWI Cost in Hennepin County?

For most people, the primary concern following an arrest under suspicion of driving while impaired (DWI) is the risk of jail time. While incarceration is rightly the top priority for most people, it is impossible to understate the potential financial impact a DWI...
What’s Worse in Minneapolis: DUI or DWI?

What’s Worse in Minneapolis: DUI or DWI?

In Minnesota, the terms DUI and DWI are used interchangeably. While that is not the case in every jurisdiction, these acronyms do not represent unique charges under Minnesota law. Instead, they each represent an offense known as “driving while impaired.” Given that...