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Going All ‘Janet Napolitano’ on Drunk Driving

Going All ‘Janet Napolitano’ on Drunk Driving

The “If You See Something, Say Something” campaign was designed to help law enforcement and homeland security forces gather intelligence which could prevent terrorist attacks. It’s meant to literally raise awareness … of your surroundings! The world we live in has changed so much in the years since the September 11th attacks. Now we are Read the full article…

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Breathalyzer Refusal – It’s Your (worthless) Right!

When you are suspected of drunk driving and the officer wants to give you a breathalyzer test, that officer will likely tell you that you have a right to refuse the test. Sounds great, doesn’t it? If you refuse, because you have a ‘right’ to, then there’s no evidence, right? Well, a breathalyzer test is Read the full article…

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‘Tis the Season for DUI Checkpoints!

The holidays are here and DUI Checkpoints are EVERYWHERE!  And they aren’t just being conducted on weekends and holiday dates, either.  Across the country, money is being made available in the form of grants to law enforcement agencies to conduct an ever-increasing number of DUI, DWI, or Sobriety Checkpoints.  There are checkpoints being held somewhere Read the full article…

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Would An Attempted Murder Charge Deter Repeat Offenders?

The high-profile DUI case stemming from the crash of April 9, 2009 which took the lives of Nick Adenhart, Courtney Stewart, and Henry Pearson as well as internally decapitating(!) Jon Wilhite has come to an end with three 2nd Degree Murder convictions for Andrew Gallo.  Adenhart was a rookie pitcher for the Angels with a promising career, having pitched Read the full article…

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New Drunk Driving Laws Will Create Jobs

Many states are adopting new laws against drunk drivers that involve putting an ignition interlock system on the offender’s car. An ignition interlock is essentially a breathalyzer wired into your car’s ignition system.  A clean breath test is required to start the car and randomly occurring retests ensure the person who started the car is Read the full article…

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When People Who Should Know Better Don’t

This woman's Boss let her drive the school bus Drunk!

When celebrities, professional athletes and other high profile people are arrested for drunk driving, it is easy to question their intelligence and ability to reason. We use the DrinkingAndDriving.Org Facebook Fan Page primarily to share the latest high profile DUI arrests like Jason Wahler, multiple Miami Dolphins, and others. A compelling concept to realize about Read the full article…

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