Is There A Difference Between DUI, OUI And DWI?

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The offense of driving under the influence of intoxicating liqour can go by many names. In some states there are different criminal offenses depending on the severity and the blood alcohol intent. While some states have the crime of Driving Under the Influence and others have Driving Under the Influence of Intoxicants and others have Driving While Impaired.

In Massachusetts there is only a sinlge criminal offense and it is referred to Driving Under the Influence of Intoxicating Liquor, shortened to DUI.