Category: Law

The Difference Between DUI and DWI

Many people get confused by legal terms, and the terms DUI and DWI are legal terms that describe drunk driving violations based on how drunk the driver was at the time of the violation. The two terms are both descriptions of violations, one being more severe than the other. In any case, in any state in the United States, a …

The Difference Between Jail and Prison

While you may hear someone say ‘I’m going to jail’ or ‘I’m going to prison’, while they might think that they mean the same place they don’t. One would likely mean a short stay or a transitional stay while the other would likely lead to a more permanent residency. There are many differences between prisons and jails, however. Both incarcerate …