DWI Laws - New Orleans, Louisiana

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Louisiana's DWI Laws, Generally

Driving While Intoxicated - Louisiana Law (New Orleans): The Basics Relevant Statutes: La. R.S. 14:98. Operating a Vehicle While Intoxicated [Dwi—in General] La. R.S. 14:98(a)(1)(A). Operating a Vehicle While Intoxicated [Dwi—Being Under the Influence of Alcoholic Beverages] La. R.S. 14:98(a)(1)(B) [Presumptions and Dwi—Per SE Offense—Bac of 0.08% or More] La. R.S. 14:98(a)(1)(C.)–Dwi–Being Under the Influence of a Controlled Dangerous Substance La. R.S. 14:98(a)(1)(D)(1). Operating a Vehicle While Intoxicated [Dwi—Being Under the Influence of a Combination of Non-Controlled Dangerous Substance and Alcohol]