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Top DUI News Week of July 23rd - July 29th

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Top DUI News, July 29th, 2007

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Driver in fatal DUI stop released Open this result in new window
Denver Post - Jul 29 12:21 AM
A man arrested during a DUI dragnet just before a passenger in his car was killed after firing at officers has been released from jail on bond.
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DUI stop turns deadly Open this result in new window
Moldova.org - Jul 28 9:36 PM
A crackdown on drunken driving in Denver turned deadly when an ex-con riding in a car that was pulled over pulled out a gun.The shootout that followed left the gunman dead and three police officers and the driver of the sport utility vehicle injured, The Rocky Mountain News reported.The incident late Thursday began when a state trooper participating in the DUI sweep spotted a driver who appeared ...
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Nicole Richie gets four days jail in DUI case Open this result in new window
ANI via Yahoo! India News - Jul 28 5:30 AM
Washington, July 28 (ANI): Reality TV star Nicole Richie has been sent to prison for four days after pleading guilty to driving under the influence (DUI) on Friday. The 25-year-old arrived at a Glendale courthouse with her boyfriend Joel Madden. The actress' attorney, Shawn Chapman Holley, entered a plea of guilty when her case was called. She was then sentenced to 96 hours in custody. ...
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Nicole Richie in court on DUI case
Nicole Richie in court on DUI case Open this result in new window
AP via Yahoo! News - Jul 27 8:55 AM
Nicole Richie, on the arm of boyfriend Joel Madden, arrived at the courthouse Friday to deal with a DUI charge initially filed nearly eight months ago.
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Richie's 'Simple' jail life will be 4 days for DUI Open this result in new window
New York Daily News - Jul 28 1:41 AM
A reportedly pregnant Nicole Richie showed up early, copped a plea to DUI and was sentenced without the hysterics and drama that marked her pal Paris Hilton's court dates. Join the discussion
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Barboursville DUI checkpoints scheduled Open this result in new window
The Huntington Herald-Dispatch - Jul 28 1:15 AM
BARBOURSVILLE -- The Barboursville Police Department will have DUI checkpoints set up along Route 60 eastbound over the weekend at various times during the day and night.
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DUI stop turns deadly Open this result in new window
UPI - Jul 28 9:24 PM
A crackdown on drunken driving in Denver turned deadly when an ex-con riding in a car that was pulled over pulled out a gun.
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Daily Entertainment Break: Nicole Richie gets four days in jail in DUI case Open this result in new window
San Jose Mercury News - Jul 27 12:54 PM
Another day, another celebrity in court. And this time, the defendant was Nicole Richie. This morning, she entered a guilty plea in her DUI case at a L.
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Lindsay Threatened With Lawsuit Over DUI Ride Open this result in new window
AccessHollywood - Jul 27 1:33 PM
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (July 27, 2007) - As if her arrest for DUI wasn't enough,Lindsay Lohan is now being threatened with a lawsuit from three men involved in her late night wild ride, Access Hollywood has learned. Randall Billington, attorney for Dante Nigro, Jakon Sutter and Ronnie Blake, announced...
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SPPD: Man arrested DUI, hit and run while driving stolen vehicle Open this result in new window
Santa Paula Times - Jul 27 5:00 PM
A man fleeing the scene of a weekend accident is facing more than DUI and hit and run charges, after the car he was driving was reported as stolen, according to a Santa Paula Police spokesman.
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Top DUI News, July 28th, 2007

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Nicole Richie in court on DUI case
Nicole Richie in court on DUI case Open this result in new window
AP via Yahoo! News - Jul 27 8:55 AM
Nicole Richie, on the arm of boyfriend Joel Madden, arrived at the courthouse Friday to deal with a DUI charge initially filed nearly eight months ago.
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Richie's 'Simple' jail life will be 4 days for DUI Open this result in new window
New York Daily News - Jul 28 1:41 AM
A reportedly pregnant Nicole Richie showed up early, copped a plea to DUI and was sentenced without the hysterics and drama that marked her pal Paris Hilton's court dates. Join the discussion
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Barboursville DUI checkpoints scheduled Open this result in new window
The Huntington Herald-Dispatch - Jul 28 1:15 AM
BARBOURSVILLE -- The Barboursville Police Department will have DUI checkpoints set up along Route 60 eastbound over the weekend at various times during the day and night.
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Daily Entertainment Break: Nicole Richie gets four days in jail in DUI case Open this result in new window
San Jose Mercury News - Jul 27 12:54 PM
Another day, another celebrity in court. And this time, the defendant was Nicole Richie. This morning, she entered a guilty plea in her DUI case at a L.
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Lindsay Threatened With Lawsuit Over DUI Ride Open this result in new window
AccessHollywood - Jul 27 1:33 PM
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (July 27, 2007) - As if her arrest for DUI wasn't enough,Lindsay Lohan is now being threatened with a lawsuit from three men involved in her late night wild ride, Access Hollywood has learned. Randall Billington, attorney for Dante Nigro, Jakon Sutter and Ronnie Blake, announced...
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SPPD: Man arrested DUI, hit and run while driving stolen vehicle Open this result in new window
Santa Paula Times - Jul 27 5:00 PM
A man fleeing the scene of a weekend accident is facing more than DUI and hit and run charges, after the car he was driving was reported as stolen, according to a Santa Paula Police spokesman.
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Officers Wounded, Suspect Dead in DUI Checkpoint Shootout Open this result in new window
FOX 31 Denver - Jul 27 12:17 PM
DENVER -- A suspect was fatally wounded and two officers were injured in a gunfight after a sport-utility vehicle was pulled over at a DUI checkpoint, authorities said.
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Nicole Richie gets 4 days jail for DUI Open this result in new window
Daily Breeze - Jul 27 9:48 AM
Nicole Richie was sentenced this morning to four days in jail and ordered to undergo drug and alcohol treatment in a plea deal on DUI charges.
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Driver Responsible for Du Quoin Woman's Death Now Charged With DUI Open this result in new window
Du Quoin Evening Call - Jul 27 1:24 PM
DU QUOIN - A Perryville, Mo., woman involved in an accident last month that resulted in the death of Du Quoin resident Donna Davis has been charged with two counts of aggravated DUI in Jackson County Circuit Court.
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Nicole Richie Heads To Court To Face DUI Charge Open this result in new window
AccessHollywood - Jul 27 9:04 AM
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (July 27, 2007) -- Nicole Richie, on the arm of boyfriend Joel Madden, arrived at the courthouse Friday to deal with a DUI charge initially filed nearly eight months ago. She made her way through dozens of photographers and entered the courthouse through the front door....
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Top DUI News, July 27th, 2007

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Judge can't handle DUI cases Open this result in new window
York Daily Record - 44 minutes ago
Jul 16, 2007 ¸ A York County district justice who was arrested in a roving drunken driving patrol June 9 cannot preside over DUI cases.
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Correction: Lindsay Lohan's DUI arrest Open this result in new window
The San Francisco Examiner - Jul 26 10:09 AM
LOS ANGELES ( Map , News ) - In a July 25 story about Lindsay Lohan's DUI arrest, The Associated Press misstated the title of Dr. David Deitch of Phoenix House, a national nonprofit provider of substance-abuse treatments. Deitch is clinical director of Phoenix House, not director.
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Man kept license after 10 DUI arrests Open this result in new window
Charleston Daily Mail - Jul 26 6:59 AM
The state Division of Motor Vehicles is reviewing current DUI laws after a Logan County man with a valid driver's license was arrested for the eleventh time for suspected drunken driving.
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Driver Responsible for Du Quoin Woman's Death Now Charged With DUI Open this result in new window
Du Quoin Evening Call - Jul 26 9:56 AM
DU QUOIN - A Perryville, Mo., woman involved in an accident last month that resulted in the death of Du Quoin resident Donna Davis has been charged with two counts of aggravated DUI in Jackson County Circuit Court.
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Pinckneyville Uses DUI Funds to Buy Camera Open this result in new window
Du Quoin Evening Call - Jul 26 9:50 AM
PINCKNEYVILLE - Pinckneyville's city council approved on Monday the purchase of a digital video camera for the police department's new squad car. Chief Buddy Day says the camera would cost an estimated $5,082 and would be paid for out of the city's DUI fund.
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Lohan Falls Off the Wagon, Out of SUV Into DUI Charge Open this result in new window
Time.com via Yahoo! News - Jul 25 1:46 AM
So much for that ankle bracelet then. Troubled starlet Lindsey Lohan was arrested early Tuesday morning on a cocktail of DUI charges, driving with a suspended license and cocaine possession. (The Smoking Gun has the mug shot.) If this sounds all too familiar, it's because this new arrest comes just three months after her last drink-driving arrest, an incident that prompted a lengthy stay in ...
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DUI arrests on the rise in Moon Open this result in new window
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Jul 25 9:24 PM
DUI arrests have nearly doubled in Moon since 2002, jumping from 70 to 132 in 2006, according to Pennsylvania crime statistics.
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Stars Speak Out on Lindsay's DUI Bust Open this result in new window
Extra TV - Jul 25 4:44 PM
Lindsay Lohan is in hiding, just one day after her DUI arrest and disturbing mug shot made headlines around the world. Now Paris Hilton ÷ who recently did jail time for violating the terms of her probation stemming from her own DUI arrest ÷ is breaking her silence.
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Trooper Arrested For DUI Crash Open this result in new window
WLEX-TV Lexington - Jul 25 1:47 PM
A Kentucky State Police trooper has been arrested on DUI and other charges for a July 4 car crash that injured himself and a family of four.
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Officer Pulls Suspected DUI Driver From Crash Open this result in new window
WJXT News4Jax.com via Yahoo! News - Jul 26 12:37 PM
A patrol car dashboard camera records the chase, a fiery crash and the rescue of a driver suspected of driving a stolen car after drinking too much.
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Top DUI News, July 26th, 2007

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Lohan Falls Off the Wagon, Out of SUV Into DUI Charge Open this result in new window
Time.com via Yahoo! News - Jul 25 1:46 AM
So much for that ankle bracelet then. Troubled starlet Lindsey Lohan was arrested early Tuesday morning on a cocktail of DUI charges, driving with a suspended license and cocaine possession. (The Smoking Gun has the mug shot.) If this sounds all too familiar, it's because this new arrest comes just three months after her last drink-driving arrest, an incident that prompted a lengthy stay in ...
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DUI arrests on the rise in Moon Open this result in new window
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Jul 25 9:24 PM
DUI arrests have nearly doubled in Moon since 2002, jumping from 70 to 132 in 2006, according to Pennsylvania crime statistics.
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Stars Speak Out on Lindsay's DUI Bust Open this result in new window
Extra TV - Jul 25 4:44 PM
Lindsay Lohan is in hiding, just one day after her DUI arrest and disturbing mug shot made headlines around the world. Now Paris Hilton ÷ who recently did jail time for violating the terms of her probation stemming from her own DUI arrest ÷ is breaking her silence.
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Trooper Arrested For DUI Crash Open this result in new window
WLEX-TV Lexington - Jul 25 1:47 PM
A Kentucky State Police trooper has been arrested on DUI and other charges for a July 4 car crash that injured himself and a family of four.
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DUI patrol nabs 17 impaired drivers Open this result in new window
Peninsula Gateway - Jul 25 4:01 PM
Seventeen intoxicated drivers were nabbed and dozens of citations were issued last Saturday night as part of a regional DUI sweep by Pierce and Kitsap county law enforcement.
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Column: Lohan arrested again for DUI and drug possession Open this result in new window
Collegiate Times - Jul 25 4:18 PM
When Lindsay Lohan was in a hit-and-run on Memorial Day weekend that resulted in pending DUI and possession of cocaine charges and a six-week stint in rehab, I didn't care. We know and expect most young Hollywood stars to have some sort of run-in with the law (see: Drew Barrymore, McCauly Caulkin).
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Driver Charged In Deadly Crash Has Three Previous DUI's Open this result in new window
CBS 42 Birmingham - Jul 25 8:53 AM
An Elmore County man charged with reckless murder in the weekend traffic death of an off duty Montgomery police officer had already been convicted of three previous DUI's and other driving-related offenses.
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Driver Responsible for Du Quoin Woman's Death Now Charged With DUI Open this result in new window
Du Quoin Evening Call - Jul 25 11:55 AM
DU QUOIN - A Perryville, Mo., woman involved in an accident last month that resulted in the death of Du Quoin resident Donna Davis has been charged with two counts of aggravated DUI in Jackson County Circuit Court.
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DUI CHARGES (3) Open this result in new window
The Beaver County Times - Jul 25 11:55 AM
DUI CHARGES Nicolas Richard, 34, of 1300 Lee Drive, Apartment 267, Moon Township, around 1:45 a.m. July 14 by Moon police on Business Route 60. Officers said he failed field sobriety tests. ---
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Pinckneyville Uses DUI Funds to Buy Camera Open this result in new window
Du Quoin Evening Call - Jul 25 11:50 AM
PINCKNEYVILLE - Pinckneyville's city council approved on Monday the purchase of a digital video camera for the police department's new squad car. Chief Buddy Day says the camera would cost an estimated $5,082 and would be paid for out of the city's DUI fund.
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Top DUI News, July 25th, 2007

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Agencies team up for Metro DUI Task Force Open this result in new window
Rocky Mountain News - Jul 24 7:55 PM
Seven local law enforcement agencies have joined forces to fight drunken driving in the Denver area. Officers and deputies lined up at the Capitol today to announce the Metro DUI Task Force.
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Radio personality reading DUI arrestees' names Open this result in new window
WTHR Indianapolis - 2 hours, 45 minutes ago
Radio Now has begun reading the names of people arrested for DUI on the radio.
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New DUI task force readies for first operation Open this result in new window
9 News Denver - Jul 24 8:24 PM
DENVER Ü The first operation of the newly-formed Metro DUI Task Force is set for Thursday.
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Moon charged with negligent driving for initial DUI arrest Open this result in new window
NWCN - Jul 24 2:52 PM
Former UW and Seahawks quarterback Warren Moon is now charged with negligent driving following a traffic stop that was initially reported as a DUI arrest in April.
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Paso Robles Police set up DUI checkpoints near California Mid-State Fair Open this result in new window
KSBY San Luis Obispo - Jul 24 5:47 PM
Tomorrow is opening day for the 2007 California Mid-State Fair and already, law enforcement are uniting for the "Avoid the 14" DUI checkpoints.
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Guilty Plea In Kroger DUI Crash Open this result in new window
WLEX-TV Lexington - Jul 24 1:02 PM
A woman accused of DUI after she crashed her car through the doors of a Kroger store in Frankfort last month pleaded guilty to the charges Tuesday.
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Lindsay Lohan DUI: Part Deux! Open this result in new window
Coshocton Tribune - Jul 24 12:48 PM
Howdy, partners! I'm fixin' to serve up your headlines. Oh, I wish I didn't relish celebrity trainwreck news the way I do, but what can I say when fresh-out-of-rehab Lindsay Lohan is arrested on suspicion of DUI and cocaine possession? I heart irony.
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Lohan Arrested On Suspicion Of DUI Open this result in new window
CBS 13 Sacramento - Jul 24 12:58 PM
The troubled saga of Lindsay Lohan took another turn early Tuesday when police arrested her for investigation of drunken driving and cocaine possession after a frightened woman dialed 911 to report being chased by Lohan's SUV. RELATED: Lohan Booked On May DUI Charges Lindsay Lohan Out Of Rehab Lohan Rings In 21st Birthday In Malibu Slideshow: 'It Girls' Gone Bad
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Seven area agencies form DUI alliance Open this result in new window
Denver Post - Jul 24 1:03 AM
Seven area law enforcement agencies are teaming to create a Metro DUI Task Force to combat drivers who drive drunk or on drugs.
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Lindsay Lohan Busted For DUI... Again Open this result in new window
Eyewitness News Memphis - Jul 24 8:48 AM
For the second time since May, Lindsay Lohan has been busted on DUI charges. Santa Monica police arrested the 21 year-old actress early this morning, Tuesday, July 24, 2007.
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Top DUI News, July 24th, 2007

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Man charged with DUI released on bond Open this result in new window
WPDE-TV Myrtle Beach - Florence - Jul 23 3:07 PM
Jeremy Michael Nordstrom is charged with felony DUI in the deaths of two women. He is out of jail on house arrest.
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Veteran police officer resigns after DUI arrest Open this result in new window
Akron Beacon Journal - Jul 23 11:03 AM
An Akron police detective, a 14-year veteran of the department, has resigned following a DUI stop. Akron Police Chief Michael Matulavich said Det. Kris Hanzel was stopped by Akron police Thursday evening after he was seen driving erratically.
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PEORIA: Creve Coeur mother charged with DUI after crash killed her son Open this result in new window
Peoria Journal Star - Jul 23 10:43 AM
PEORIA ÷ A Creve Coeur mother faces DUI charges after a single-vehicle crash that killed her 3-year-old child. Amy C. Reed, 36, was the driver of the Chevrolet mini-van that struck a concrete wall.
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Driver Responsible for Du Quoin Woman's Death Now Charged With DUI Open this result in new window
Du Quoin Evening Call - Jul 23 11:28 AM
DU QUOIN - A Perryville, Mo., woman involved in an accident last month that resulted in the death of Du Quoin resident Donna Davis has been charged with two counts of aggravated DUI in Jackson County Circuit Court.
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Pinckneyville Uses DUI Funds to Buy Camera Open this result in new window
Du Quoin Evening Call - Jul 23 11:20 AM
PINCKNEYVILLE - Pinckneyville's city council approved on Monday the purchase of a digital video camera for the police department's new squad car. Chief Buddy Day says the camera would cost an estimated $5,082 and would be paid for out of the city's DUI fund.
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Cape DUI checkpoint results in 26 arrests Open this result in new window
The News-Press - Jul 23 7:51 AM
A DUI checkpoint in Cape Coral this weekend netted a total of 1,350 stops, 38 people charged, 5 cited and 26 arrested, according to police...
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DUI assessments offered in evening Open this result in new window
Muskogee Phoenix - Jul 22 9:58 PM
Anyone receiving an alcohol or drug-related driverÔs license revocation after June 30, 2003 must complete a Alcohol, Drug and Substance Abuse course assessment before taking either a 10-hour or 24-hour DUI School.
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Ex-Sooner OL Quinn arrested for speeding, DUI Open this result in new window
ESPN - 19 minutes ago
A football player at the center of an NCAA investigation at Oklahoma who since transferred to the University of Montana has been arrested here on suspicion of drunken driving, his new coach said Monday.
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EVE SHOWS UP EARLY TO COURT: Rapper eager to prove she'Ôs abiding by probation terms for her DUI. Open this result in new window
Eurweb - Jul 23 12:06 AM
*Eve showed up to court in Los Angeles last Monday four days earlier than her scheduled date, according to the Los Angeles City Attorney's Office. The hearing was scheduled to make sure she'Ôs been following the terms of her probation on a misdemeanor DUI charge,
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DUI patrol yields arrests, citations Open this result in new window
The Reporter - Jul 22 7:38 AM
The Vacaville Police Department conducted a DUI saturation patrol from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Friday, focusing on impaired and hazardous drivers. One warrant arrest, as well as four DUI arrests were made. In addition to the arrests, 27 citations were issued and seven vehicles were towed as a result of drivers driving without a license or with a suspended license.
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Top DUI News, July 23rd, 2007

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DUI patrol yields arrests, citations Open this result in new window
The Reporter - Jul 22 7:38 AM
The Vacaville Police Department conducted a DUI saturation patrol from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Friday, focusing on impaired and hazardous drivers. One warrant arrest, as well as four DUI arrests were made. In addition to the arrests, 27 citations were issued and seven vehicles were towed as a result of drivers driving without a license or with a suspended license.
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DUI crackdown: Is system fair? Open this result in new window
The Clarion-Ledger - Jul 21 11:05 PM
The Madison County Sheriff's Department led the metro area in DUI arrests in 2006, and most of those arrested were black and between 28 and 39 years old.
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Man Sentenced In DUI Wreck That Killed Mandolin Maker Open this result in new window
WSMV Nashville - Jul 21 6:05 PM
An illegal immigrant has been convicted in a fatal DUI wreck that killed a mandolin maker for Gibson Musical Instruments.
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LAPD Officer Injured by DUI Suspect Open this result in new window
KABC-TV Los Angeles - Jul 21 6:29 PM
An LAPD motorcycle officer on DUI patrol was hit by a suspected drunk driver.
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Man sentenced in DUI wreck that killed mandolin maker Open this result in new window
WMCTV Memphis - Jul 21 1:32 PM
Associated Press - July 21, 2007 4:25 PM ET NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - An illegal immigrant has been convicted in a fatal DUI wreck that killed a mandolin maker for Gibson Musical...
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Illegal immigrant sentenced to 25 years in fatal DUI wreck Open this result in new window
The Tennessean - Jul 21 12:02 AM
An illegal immigrant convicted in a fatal DUI wreck on Friday described the U.S. as a great country and apologized to the family of the renowned Nashville mandolin maker he killed.
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Latest area DUI-related cases Open this result in new window
Reno Gazette-Journal - Jul 22 11:46 AM
Following are actions involving people arrested on a charge of driving under the influence:
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Connellys Dui Date Open this result in new window
ContactMusic - Jul 22 3:04 PM
Actor KEVIN CONNELLY once discovered the first-date blues when "a disastrous date" ended with a drink-driving arrest. The Entourage star couldn't believe
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Dedicating DUI Checkpoints in Delaware Open this result in new window
WPVI-TV Philadelphia - Jul 22 5:06 PM
A new statewide initiative will remind Delawareans that drunken driving can lead to tragedy.
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Update: Police arrest driver in fatal Toll Road crash: Buchanan man charged with DUI causing death Open this result in new window
South Bend Tribune - Jul 22 9:08 AM
One man is dead and two others arrested after a fatal early-morning accident on the Indiana Toll Road in Elkhart County, Indiana State Police said.

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