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Riding a Horse Under the Influence?


Last week, at 3 p.m. on November 2nd, a woman was reported riding a horse down a busy highway 35 miles east of Tampa, Florida. Donna Byrne, 53, appeared confused and possibly in danger, smelling of alcohol. Once she dismounted, … Continue reading

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What’s the Difference Between DUI and DWI?


Generally, the only difference between a DUI and a DWI is what the acronym stands for. Continue reading

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DUI vs. DWI


A client recently asked me what difference was between a DUI and a DWI. It’s a simple question, but one worth asking nonetheless. Both refer to the crime of driving a vehicle while impaired either by drugs or alcohol or both. The main difference is in what each acronym means. Continue reading

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DUI v. DWI


One of the most common questions I receive as a DUI attorney is “What’s the difference between DUI and DWI?”  Generally, many people use these terms as an interchangeable substitute for one another – both referring to an arrest relating … Continue reading

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