There are several different charges that can be applied in Michigan drunk driving cases, which can lead to some confusion as residents try to distinguish between them. Here are the facts regarding the types of charges:
Operating While Visibly Impaired (OWVI) is charged when a person’s ability to drive is visibly impaired due to alcohol or other drugs.
Operating While Intoxicated (OWI) may include three different types of violations:
Under the first type of OWI, a person’s ability to drive safely is substantially affected by alcohol or drugs.
The second type of OWI requires a blood … read more