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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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UFC Fighter Tries to Destroy Evidence After DUI Arrest

UFC fighter Nick Diaz was arrested in Lodi, California for DUI and attempting to destroy evidence when he tried to make himself vomit to eliminate any indication of alcohol consumption. Diaz Faces ...
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Country Singer Lynn Anderson Arrested on DUI Charges

Grammy Singer Has History of DUI Arrests Nashville police arrested country singer Lynn Anderson for a DUI after involvement in a crash. The 66-year-old singer showed signs of impairment when officers ...
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Why Should I Expunge My DUI Conviction?

For many people, the short-term penalties for being convicted of driving under the influence (DUI) pale in comparison to the long-term consequences. For instance, ongoing expenses, ignition interlock ...
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5 Important DUI "Don'ts"

You may be leaving a party at a friend's house, dinner with family or perhaps a business meeting, when you see a patrol car's lights flashing behind you. You pull over and find yourself ...
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Anaheim Police to Wear Body-Mounted Cameras

Anaheim police may soon be wearing body-mounted cameras while on patrol, due to Tuesday's unanimous decision by the Anaheim City Council to approve $1.15 million for the purchase of 250 cameras ...
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Ohio Judge Gets DUI After Years of Anti-DUI Education in High Schools

An Ohio judge has spent many years holding DUI trials in local high schools to teach students about the dangers of drinking and driving. Today, he faces a painfully ironic accusation of the same ...
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Lawsuit Challenges Authority of DMV Employees in DUI Administrative Hearings

An article recently published in the OC Register featured a story of a local Westminster man who was arrested and charged for driving under the influence (DUI). Eventually, an Orange County judge ...
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Former Green Bay Packer Arrested for Driving High

Colt Lyerla, a former Green Bay Packer, was arrested under suspicion of DUI early Saturday morning. According to news outlets, Lyerla was reported under the influence of a controlled substance. The ...
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Out-of-State Drivers, California DUI Arrests and the Interstate Drivers License Compact

What happens if you live in another state but are arrested for DUI (driving under the influence) in California? This is an important issue to consider, as you may face unique challenges and ...
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David Cassidy Accepts Plea Bargain in New York DWI

Actor David Cassidy, best known for his starring role in the 1970s television show "The Partridge Family," recently pled no contest to driving while intoxicated (DWI) charges in New York. ...
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Will I Go to Jail for a First-Time DUI?

Facing a DUI is never easy, especially when your job, reputation, and freedom are on the line. If you were pulled over and arrested for your first DUI, you probably have a lot of questions. Will I go ...
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OC Authorities Make 775 DUI Arrests Over Summer / Labor Day DUI Campaign

On Labor Day, law enforcement officers throughout Orange County finished an 18-day countywide anti-DUI campaign. The period of increased enforcement – part of the national "Drive Sober or ...
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Steelers Running Back Arrested for Marijuana DUI

Two NFL players, both running backs for the Pittsburg Steelers, were recently arrested on suspicion of DUI and marijuana possession. Although the driver of the vehicle, Le'Veon Bell, reportedly ...
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Alleged Drunk Driver Faces Criminal Charges After Fatal Bicycle Accident

A driver is facing DUI (driving under the influence) charges in connection with a Huntington Beach traffic accident that claimed the life of a bicyclist on Labor Day. The incident occurred on Monday ...
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California Senator Gets Ironic DUI After Voting Against Uber

A California lawmaker was arrested for DUI earlier this week after voting to restrict ridesharing companies that may reduce drunk driving. According to multiple news stories, the senator voted in ...
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Orange County Law Enforcement Arrest Eight in Outstanding DUI Warrant Task Force Sweep

Last Monday, August 18 th, deputies from the Orange County Sheriff's Department conducted a task force sweep to apprehend local residents with outstanding arrest warrants for driving under the ...
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Labor Day DUI Patrols and Checkpoints in Orange County, CA

Labor Day weekend is one of the most prominent holidays for DUI enforcement in Southern California and across the United States. This weekend, you can expect to see increased DUI patrols and sobriety ...
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Congressional Hearing Focuses on "Operating While Stoned"

State legislators are not the only ones who are placing an increased focus on drugged driving prevention. A recent Congressional hearing, titled "Planes, Trains and Automobiles: Operating While ...
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DUI: Ignorance Is Not a Defense

Pittsburgh Steelers running backs Le'Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount were recently charged with driving under the influence of marijuana. At the scene of the traffic stop, the officer reported ...
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Driving High is "DUI" Too

Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell didn't know he could get a DUI for driving high, CBS Sports alleged in a recent news story. According to reports, Bell was behind the wheel of a car ...
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