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Utah School Bus Driver Arrested for Medication DUI

A school bus driver in Utah was recently arrested for driving under the influence at around 8 a.m. on a Monday morning after multiple reports were called into local law enforcement about the woman ...
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Field Sobriety Tests: What to Expect

One of the ways that a police officer will determine a person's level of intoxication is by asking a suspected drunk driver to perform a field sobriety test. The officer has likely already ...
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What is Blood Alcohol Content?

Blood alcohol content, or BAC, is a measurement of alcohol intoxication used for legal and medical purposes. BAC determines the ratio of alcohol to blood in a person's body. For example, a BAC ...
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Everything You Need to Know About Underage DUI in California

As per California law, anyone under the age of 21 is prohibited from consuming alcohol and is in violation of the law whenever they do so. If an underage driver has consumed alcohol and gets behind ...
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Woman Convicted of DUI Manslaughter Faces Second DUI

A Virginia woman that served over two years in prison for a drunk driving accident that left a construction worker dead has again been arrested for DUI. In the 2008 crash, she was found guilty of ...
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La Habra Police Department Plans More Patrols with DUI Grant

Officials from the La Habra Police Department have announced that they will be increasing their efforts to arrest motorists who drive under the influence of alcohol or drugs. Police will be utilizing ...
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Dump Truck Accident Kills One, Injures Five

A July accident has left a driver facing multiple homicide charges after his dump truck collided with another car. The driver of the dump truck rear-ended a Ford Mustang going 55 miles per hour after ...
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How Does an Ignition Interlock Device Work?

Ignition interlock devices (IIDs) are being increasingly used in order to prevent drivers who have previously been convicted of a DUI from getting behind the wheel while intoxicated again. The ...
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MADD Law Enacted in Mississippi

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) has been a leading force in advocating against impaired driving. Their efforts have led to many jurisdictions and states passing new DUI laws that impose tougher ...
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Tennessee Softball Coach Arrested For DUI Faces Jail Time if Convicted

Late last month, Tennessee law enforcement officers pulled over a female driver after they noticed the vehicle was weaving in its lane, crossing over lane lines, and speeding fifteen miles over the ...
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For Amanda Bynes, Don't Adderall and Drive

While driving under the influence brings to mind cases of individuals impaired by alcohol or marijuana when behind the wheel, the use of prescription drugs can also lead to a person being charged with ...
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Olympic Superstar Arrested for Second DUI in Ten Years

Michael Phelps was arrested on September 30 and charged with driving under the influence, excessive speed, and crossing double yellow lines. His BAC read.14 at the time of his arrest. Phelps is facing ...
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Ohio Lawmakers Consider "Annie's Law," Ignition Interlocks for First-Time DUI Offenders

Ohio lawmakers are currently considering a bill that would require first-time drunk driving offenders to install an ignition interlock device (IID) on their vehicles. The law – House Bill 469 ...
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"Ink Master" Judge Arrested for DUI

Chris Nunez May Be Able to Plead for "Wet Reckless" One of the judges of reality television show "Ink Masters" has been arrested for DUI in Florida. Chris Nunez was stopped by ...
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Carlsbad DUI Stop Leads to Arrests

A Carlsbad DUI checkpoint is an annual event that was set up to honor two California Highway Patrol officers who were killed by drunk drivers. The two officers were killed in separate instances over a ...
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Alleged DUI Driver Crashes into Georgia Deputy

A Georgia deputy was injured when an allegedly drunk driver slammed into the back of his patrol car late in the evening. The deputy was in his car on the inside lane with lights on, protecting a work ...
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Delaware Man Charged With Fifth DUI Since 2007

A Delaware man has accrued five DUI convictions since 2007. The more DUI convictions a person has, the larger the penalties are. Many states have a lookback period, which is a set number of years a ...
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Man Accrues Four DUI Charges Within 30 Hours

A Rhode Island man found himself facing four DUI charges within just a 30 hour period. His antics began on a Sunday and ended on a Monday, making his story a seemingly record breaking DUI spree. Man ...
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Judge Dropped DUI Case for Prosecutor's Nephew

A Pennsylvania judge has been accused of dropping a DUI case against the nephew of a prosecutor. As a result, the judge is facing charges of felony perjury and obstructing the administration of law. ...
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YouTube Video of OC Woman Leads to DUI Arrest

In early September, a video was posted to YouTube showing a woman pushing her boyfriend off a scooter in Huntington Beach. The video received millions of views after it was uploaded. As a result, the ...
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Repeat DUI Offenders Common in Pennsylvania

A recent study shows that Pennsylvania tops the list of states for repeat DUI offenders. Those with a DUI offense are most likely to wind up back on the road and get another DUI. Why? One of the main ...
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Seattle Nullifies Tickets for Marijuana Use

Pete Holmes, the City Attorney of Seattle, is dropping all marijuana-use tickets distributed during the first seven months of this year. Why? The City Attorney believes that most of the tickets were ...
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Suspect Held After Fatal DUI Accident in Santa Ana

A 41-year old Orange County man is being held under suspicion of driving under the influence (DUI) following a fatal accident that took place early Sunday morning in Santa Ana. According to officials ...
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Key Evidence in a DUI Case

When a DUI (driving under the influence) case is being built against a driver, law enforcement and the prosecuting attorney will typically rely on specific types of evidence in their attempt to secure ...
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Driver Arrested for DUI After Stopping to "Say Hello" to Police Officer

In a strange incident in in Riverside, Illinois, a driver was arrested for drunk driving after pulling up to a police officer to "say hello." According to police, the 57-year-old driver ...
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