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Top DUI News for the Week of June 28th - July 4th in the year Two Thousand and Ten

  1. Sunday, July 4th DUI Keys Please: Catching A DUI In Central Pennsylvania, Before It Happens One New Company Will Pick You Up And Drive You And Your Car Home. It is a new service that will make sure you and your car get back home after a night of drinking. DUI Keys Please will take your call and car, drive anytime and anywhere in Pennsylvania. Customers said they enjoy using the service when you have the same trusted crew come to pick you up without having to wait for a cab. Customers ...
  2. Saturday, July 3rd DUI Roundup Wrangles 90 Arrests Police officers in the valley will be out in force this holiday weekend, looking for DUI drivers. But they've also been busy already this week, rounding up DUI offenders with warrants out for their arrests.
  3. Friday, July 2nd Roving DUI patrols this weekend The Northern Delaware County DUI Taskforce will be conducting Roving Patrols during the weekend of Friday, July 2 within it's jurisdictional area. The Northern Delaware County DUI Taskforce is comprised of six municipalities - Haverford, Marple, Newtown, Radnor, Springfield and Upper Darby townships.
  4. Thursday, July 1st Holiday DUI/BUI Enforcement Efforts Begin DUI enforcement efforts are getting into full swing as we head toward Independence Day weekend. And not just on the state's highways...
  5. Wednesday, June 30th DUI charges in crash that killed 2 in Wilmette Reckless homicide, aggravated DUI resulting in death and other charges were filed today against a 20-year-old Chicago man in connection with a Sunday crash in Wilmette that killed two teenage girls, police said.
  6. Tuesday, June 29th Lawmakers aim to plug holes in DUI law during next session Lawmakers, state officials and DUI activists plan to use the weaknesses in the state's handling of drunken-driving cases unveiled by a Reno Gazette-Journal 10-month investigation to argue at the 2011 Legislative session for tougher laws and harsher punishments.
  7. Monday, June 28th Chesterfield School Volunteer Arrested for DUI CHESTERFIELD - A Chesterfield County school volunteer is charged with DUI. Police tell us Erin Miller, 28, walked into a restaurant in Short Pump Saturday night and ordered an alcoholic drink. However, bartenders refused her because they claim she appeared to be intoxicated.
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Top DUI News, Sunday July 4th, 2010

DUI checkpoints in West View, Ebensburg net 10 DUI arrests
The North Hills DUI Task Force and the Pennsylvania State Police conducted sobriety checkpoints late Friday and early Saturday in West View and Ebensburg, respectively, netting a total of 10 arrests for driving under the influence.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Jul 03 06:52am
DUI crackdown this weekend
Saturday update The Avoid the 9 Napa County DUI Task Force will be out in full force during the Fourth of July holiday weekend, cracking down on impaired drivers with an aggressive DUI enforcement blitz.
The St. Helena Star - Jul 04 12:17am
DUI Checkpoint Nets Drugs
Overnight Saturday, the newly formed Cambria County DUI Task Force held a checkpoint in Ebensburg. But they arrested more than just drunk drivers.
WTAJ-TV Altoona - Jul 03 08:58pm
DUI crackdown planned for holiday weekend
Illinois State Police will participate in a multi-state DUI enforcement detail over the holiday weekend along Interstate 94.The joint effort from Michigan to Montana will emphasize identifying and stopping drivers who are under the influence of alcohol or drugs. The goal is to decrease the numbers of serious and fatal crashes involving impaired drivers. In this area, an increased presence of troopers ...
Chicago Sun-Times - Jul 02 06:31pm
DUI task force arrests 50 in Tacoma
The latest DUI emphasis patrol in Tacoma netted the largest total number of motorists taken into custody since the emphasis patrols began over 15 years ago, according to Pierce County officials.
Tacoma Daily Index - Jul 02 09:48am
DUI Victim Appeals To Holiday Drivers
Law enforcement across the state will do multiple sobriety checkpoints and extra saturation patrol through Tuesday. The victim of 2009 DUI hit and run hopes you'll hand over the keys to keep from hurting someone else.
KMGH 7 Denver - Jul 03 10:15pm
DUI Keys Please: Catching A DUI In Central Pennsylvania, Before It Happens
One New Company Will Pick You Up And Drive You And Your Car Home. It is a new service that will make sure you and your car get back home after a night of drinking. DUI Keys Please will take your call and car, drive anytime and anywhere in Pennsylvania. Customers said they enjoy using the service when you have the same trusted crew come to pick you up without having to wait for a cab. Customers ...
FOX 43 Harrisburg - Jul 03 06:05pm
DUI checkpoint busy
Highland deputies conducted a DUI checkpoint Friday evening, arresting four drivers for driving under the influence, one for drug possession, one on an outstanding warrant, and one for weapons.
Highland Community News - Jul 02 10:21am
Roving DUI patrols this weekend
The Northern Delaware County DUI Taskforce will be conducting Roving Patrols during the weekend of Friday, July 2 within it's jurisdictional area. The Northern Delaware County DUI Taskforce is comprised of six municipalities - Haverford, Marple, Newtown, Radnor, Springfield and Upper Darby townships.
News of Delaware County - Jul 03 07:39am
DUI task force cite 63 on Memorial Day weekend
During the Memorial Day holiday weekend members of the Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force conducted a detail throughout Cochise County. Officers from the Sheriffâs Office, Sierra Vista Police Department, Arizona Department of Public Safety, Douglas Police Department, and Willcox Police Department participated and provided the following results:
Douglas Dispatch - Jul 02 10:23pm
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Top DUI News, Saturday July 3rd, 2010

DUI crackdown planned for holiday weekend
Illinois State Police will participate in a multi-state DUI enforcement detail over the holiday weekend along Interstate 94.The joint effort from Michigan to Montana will emphasize identifying and stopping drivers who are under the influence of alcohol or drugs. The goal is to decrease the numbers of serious and fatal crashes involving impaired drivers.In this area, an increased presence of troopers ...
Chicago Sun-Times - Jul 02 06:31pm
DUI task force arrests 50 in Tacoma
The latest DUI emphasis patrol in Tacoma netted the largest total number of motorists taken into custody since the emphasis patrols began over 15 years ago, according to Pierce County officials.
Tacoma Daily Index - Jul 02 09:48am
DUI crackdown this weekend
Saturday update The Avoid the 9 Napa County DUI Task Force will be out in full force during the Fourth of July holiday weekend, cracking down on impaired drivers with an aggressive DUI enforcement blitz.
The St. Helena Star - Jul 03 12:28am
DUI checkpoint busy
Highland deputies conducted a DUI checkpoint Friday evening, arresting four drivers for driving under the influence, one for drug possession, one on an outstanding warrant, and one for weapons.
Highland Community News - Jul 02 10:21am
DUI task force cite 63 on Memorial Day weekend
During the Memorial Day holiday weekend members of the Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force conducted a detail throughout Cochise County. Officers from the Sheriffâs Office, Sierra Vista Police Department, Arizona Department of Public Safety, Douglas Police Department, and Willcox Police Department participated and provided the following results:
Douglas Dispatch - Jul 02 10:23pm
DUI Roundup Wrangles 90 Arrests
Police officers in the valley will be out in force this holiday weekend, looking for DUI drivers. But they've also been busy already this week, rounding up DUI offenders with warrants out for their arrests.
FOX 10 Phoenix - Jul 02 03:49pm
DUI checkpoints tonight in Salinas, Greenfield
Monterey County law enforcement is conducting DUI checkpoints in Salinas and Greenfield tonight.
The Salinas Californian - Jul 02 05:29pm
Big DUI crackdown tonight in Sonoma County
Three DUI/license checkpoints will be set up tonight and extra police officers will be on duty this July 4th weekend as part of a stepped-up crackdown on drunken drivers in Sonoma County.
The Santa Rosa Press Democrat - Jul 02 08:10am
DUI check lane tonight on Rock Road
WICHITA Police will conduct a DUI check lane tonight on Rock Road.
The Wichita Eagle - Jul 02 08:06am
DUI Crackdown Planned For Holiday Weekend
Illinois State Police will participate in a multi-state DUI enforcement detail over the holiday weekend along Interstate 94.
CBS 2 Chicago - Jul 02 08:38am
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Top DUI News, Friday July 2nd, 2010

DUI suspect faces vehicular homicide charge
A man charged with DUI may now be facing an additional charge of vehicular homicide after the motorcyclist he hit succumbed to his injuries. Kim Lee Cannon, 49, of Dyersburg, was charged with DUI...
Dyersburg State Gazette - Jul 01 08:15am
DUI checkpoint busy
Highland deputies conducted a DUI checkpoint Friday evening, arresting four drivers for driving under the influence, one for drug possession, one on an outstanding warrant, and one for weapons.
Highland Community News - Jul 01 10:50am
DUI task force cite 63 on Memorial Day weekend
During the Memorial Day holiday weekend members of the Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force conducted a detail throughout Cochise County. Officers from the Sheriffâs Office, Sierra Vista Police Department, Arizona Department of Public Safety, Douglas Police Department, and Willcox Police Department participated and provided the following results:
Douglas Dispatch - Jul 01 10:25pm
DUI checkpoints set for weekend
Law enforcement agencies throughout the state will be conducting major DUI task-force deployments over the Fourth of Julyweekend.
Arizona Daily Star - Jul 01 07:21pm
DUI Offenders in L.A. County Now Have to use Ignition Devices
A new law that takes effect today will force first-time and repeat DUI offenders to install an ignition interlock device in their vehicle, according to the Associated Press . In order to start a vehicle up, drivers would have to blow a passing score into the device (see a video from one company on how it works here ). The law isn't statewide, but is only in four counties on an experimental basis ...
LAist - Jul 01 04:54pm
Bannister DUI charge dropped
The DUI charge against Gwinnett County Chairman Charles Bannister was dropped today after the blood test taken after his arrest showed came back negative. Now, let's hope there's an investigation of the bizarre string of events that led to his bogus arrest. [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Creative Loafing Atlanta - Jul 01 11:22am
Tougher DUI law now in effect
A new law is now in effect in Colorado which increases penalties for repeat DUI offenders. It requires a minimum of 10 days in jail for a second DUI offense and 60 days in jail for a third and subsequent DUI offenses. Repeat DUI offenders also face a longer probation period of two years. Law enforcement agencies will increase patrols looking for those driving drunk and under the influence of ...
KOAA Colorado Springs - Pueblo - Jul 01 04:15pm
DUI charges in crash that killed 2 in Wilmette
Reckless homicide, aggravated DUI resulting in death and other charges were filed today against a 20-year-old Chicago man in connection with a Sunday crash in Wilmette that killed two teenage girls, police said.
Chicago Tribune - Jun 29 02:05pm
Roving DUI patrols this weekend
The Northern Delaware County DUI Taskforce will be conducting Roving Patrols during the weekend of Friday, July 2 within it's jurisdictional area. The Northern Delaware County DUI Taskforce is comprised of six municipalities - Haverford, Marple, Newtown, Radnor, Springfield and Upper Darby townships.
News of Delaware County - Jul 01 08:10am
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Top DUI News, Thursday July 1st, 2010

DUI charges in crash that killed 2 in Wilmette
Reckless homicide, aggravated DUI resulting in death and other charges were filed today against a 20-year-old Chicago man in connection with a Sunday crash in Wilmette that killed two teenage girls, police said.
Chicago Tribune - Jun 29 02:05pm
DUI task force cite 63 on Memorial Day weekend
During the Memorial Day holiday weekend members of the Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force conducted a detail throughout Cochise County. Officers from the Sheriffâs Office, Sierra Vista Police Department, Arizona Department of Public Safety, Douglas Police Department, and Willcox Police Department participated and provided the following results:
Douglas Dispatch - Jun 30 10:25pm
DUI checkpoint busy
Highland deputies conducted a DUI checkpoint Friday evening, arresting four drivers for driving under the influence, one for drug possession, one on an outstanding warrant, and one for weapons.
Highland Community News - Jun 30 07:50am
Dui arrests
Dui arrests 28 Jun 2010
Bucks County Courier Times - Jun 29 06:33pm
Holiday DUI/BUI Enforcement Efforts Begin
DUI enforcement efforts are getting into full swing as we head toward Independence Day weekend. And not just on the state's highways...
PAHomePage.com - Jun 30 02:21pm
DUI boot demonstrated in Butte
The Silver Bow County DUI Task Force and Mariah's Challenge have succeeded in their goal of bringing the boot to Butte. Officials from law enforcement, the county health department and Mariah's Challenge gathered to watch a demonstration of the new vehicle immobilization boot.
KXLF Butte - Jun 29 04:31pm
Roving DUI patrols this weekend
The Northern Delaware County DUI Taskforce will be conducting Roving Patrols during the weekend of Friday, July 2 within it's jurisdictional area. The Northern Delaware County DUI Taskforce is comprised of six municipalities - Haverford, Marple, Newtown, Radnor, Springfield and Upper Darby townships.
News of Delaware County - Jun 30 03:21pm
DUI checkpoint this weekend in Upper Darby
The Northern Delaware County DUI Taskforce will be conducting a DUI checkpoint during the weekend of Friday, June 25, 2010 within Upper Darby Township.
News of Delaware County - Jun 29 06:38am
DUI patrols set for Saturday
Local law enforcement presence will be increased Saturday as the Hays Police Department will conduct a DUI saturation patrol in an effort to deter and decrease the number of impaired and intoxicated drivers on the street.
The Hays Daily News - Jun 30 06:33am
DUI checkpoint results from this weekend
The Santa Maria Police Department conducted a DUI and Drivers License Checkpoint over the weekend. It took place on the 200 block of South Broadway Sunday evening. As a result, two drivers were arrested for DUI, 21 drivers were cited for driving while unlicensed and one driver was cited for driving on a suspended license. A total of 22 vehicles were impounded. Of the vehicles impounded, 21 were ...
KSBY San Luis Obispo - Jun 28 11:38am
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Top DUI News, Wedneday June 30th, 2010

DUI charges in crash that killed 2 in Wilmette
Reckless homicide, aggravated DUI resulting in death and other charges were filed today against a 20-year-old Chicago man in connection with a Sunday crash in Wilmette that killed two teenage girls, police said.
Chicago Tribune - Jun 29 02:05pm
Dui arrests
Dui arrests 28 Jun 2010
Bucks County Courier Times - Jun 29 06:33pm
DUI boot demonstrated in Butte
The Silver Bow County DUI Task Force and Mariah's Challenge have succeeded in their goal of bringing the boot to Butte. Officials from law enforcement, the county health department and Mariah's Challenge gathered to watch a demonstration of the new vehicle immobilization boot.
KXLF Butte - Jun 29 04:31pm
DUI checkpoint this weekend in Upper Darby
The Northern Delaware County DUI Taskforce will be conducting a DUI checkpoint during the weekend of Friday, June 25, 2010 within Upper Darby Township.
News of Delaware County - Jun 29 06:38am
DUI checkpoint busy
Highland deputies conducted a DUI checkpoint Friday evening, arresting four drivers for driving under the influence, one for drug possession, one on an outstanding warrant, and one for weapons.
Highland Community News - Jun 29 10:20am
DUI task force cite 63 on Memorial Day weekend
During the Memorial Day holiday weekend members of the Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force conducted a detail throughout Cochise County. Officers from the Sheriffâs Office, Sierra Vista Police Department, Arizona Department of Public Safety, Douglas Police Department, and Willcox Police Department participated and provided the following results:
Douglas Dispatch - Jun 29 10:25pm
DUI checkpoint results from this weekend
The Santa Maria Police Department conducted a DUI and Drivers License Checkpoint over the weekend. It took place on the 200 block of South Broadway Sunday evening. As a result, two drivers were arrested for DUI, 21 drivers were cited for driving while unlicensed and one driver was cited for driving on a suspended license. A total of 22 vehicles were impounded. Of the vehicles impounded, 21 were ...
KSBY San Luis Obispo - Jun 28 11:38am
DUI News: Lawrence Taylors myDUIattorney.org Interview Is Released
http://www.myDUIattorney.org releases a 13-part, 45 minute video interview of Lawrence Taylor, California DUI Attorney on YouTube.
PRWeb via Yahoo! News - Jun 29 04:00am
DUI charges in crash that killed 2 in Wilmette
Chicago Tribune - Jun 29 01:50pm
Pilot Program for DUI Offenders
Some Bay Area DUI offenders are going to be part of a five-year pilot program aimed at helping reduce alcohol-related crashes. KCBS Dave Padilla Reports
KCBS Radio San Francisco - Jun 29 05:24pm

Top DUI News, Monday June 29th, 2010

DUI crackdown this weekend
Saturday update The Avoid the 9 Napa County DUI Task Force will be out in full force during the Fourth of July holiday weekend, cracking down on impaired drivers with an aggressive DUI enforcement blitz.
The St. Helena Star - Jul 05 12:17am
DUI checkpoints in West View, Ebensburg net 10 DUI arrests
The North Hills DUI Task Force and the Pennsylvania State Police conducted sobriety checkpoints late Friday and early Saturday in West View and Ebensburg, respectively, netting a total of 10 arrests for driving under the influence.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Jul 03 06:52am
DUI Checkpoint Results In Incline Village
The Nevada Highway Patrol with the help of other agencies had a DUI checkpoint in the Incline Village area.
KTVN Reno - Jul 04 10:56pm
Fewer DUI Patrols, But More Emphasis On Prevention
Budget cuts mean there are fewer DUI patrols on the road looking for drunk drivers. Colorado State Patrol has lost a lot of man-power in the past year and a half, but as result, troopers say there's been a greater emphasis on preventing DUIs.
KRDO Colorado Springs - Jul 04 11:58pm
DUI Checkpoint Nets Drugs
Overnight Saturday, the newly formed Cambria County DUI Task Force held a checkpoint in Ebensburg. But they arrested more than just drunk drivers.
WTAJ-TV Altoona - Jul 03 08:58pm
DUI crackdown planned for holiday weekend
Illinois State Police will participate in a multi-state DUI enforcement detail over the holiday weekend along Interstate 94.The joint effort from Michigan to Montana will emphasize identifying and stopping drivers who are under the influence of alcohol or drugs. The goal is to decrease the numbers of serious and fatal crashes involving impaired drivers. In this area, an increased presence of troopers ...
Chicago Sun-Times - Jul 02 06:31pm
DUI task force arrests 50 in Tacoma
The latest DUI emphasis patrol in Tacoma netted the largest total number of motorists taken into custody since the emphasis patrols began over 15 years ago, according to Pierce County officials.
Tacoma Daily Index - Jul 02 09:48am
DUI Victim Appeals To Holiday Drivers
Law enforcement across the state will do multiple sobriety checkpoints and extra saturation patrol through Tuesday. The victim of 2009 DUI hit and run hopes you'll hand over the keys to keep from hurting someone else.
KMGH 7 Denver - Jul 03 10:15pm
322 stopped at DUI checkpoint
GARY -- Indiana State Police conducted a DUI checkpoint at Ridge Road and Cleveland Street from 11 p.m. Saturday to 2 a.m. Sunday. In all, they stopped 322 vehicles, gave 19 portable breath analysis tests and 25 field sobriety tests. According to Sgt. Alan Jamerson, the checkpoint resulted in three DUI arrests, one arrest on an outstanding warrant and one possession of marijuana arrest. They ...
Post-Tribune - 2 hours, 43 minutes ago
10 Arrested During Bizarre DUI Checkpoint In Lodi
A DUI checkpoint for the ages. Police say it started off normally enough then turned just plain bizarre. Lodi Police saw everything from underwear to a pursuit to a driver four times the legal limit. This average checkpoint was anything but.
CBS 13 Sacramento - Jul 04 08:23pm
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Top DUI News, Monday June 28th, 2010

DUI checkpoint this weekend in Upper Darby
The Northern Delaware County DUI Taskforce will be conducting a DUI checkpoint during the weekend of Friday, June 25, 2010 within Upper Darby Township.
News of Delaware County - Jun 27 10:25am
DUI checkpoint set up in Hayward
HAYWARD Police here will be conducting a DUI checkpoint tonight at the city's busiest thoroughfare, a police officer said.The checkpoint is being held at the intersection of Mission Boulevard and Toronto Ave.
Contra Costa Times - Jun 26 10:07pm
DUI case against assistant principal delayed til July
The DUI case against an assistant principal has been continued.
The Observer - Jun 26 12:57am
Cerabino: DUI in doubt? Polo mogul's case takes twist
Cerabino: DUI in doubt? Polo mogul's case takes twist
The Palm Beach Post - Jun 26 06:48pm
DUI Charges
The following were charged with drinking under the influence of alcohol and/or illegal drugs:
The Intelligencer - Jun 27 11:30pm
DUI checkpoint scheduled for Hesperia
DUI checkpoint scheduled for Hesperia - HESPERIA Authorities will be conducting a driving
Victorville Daily Press - Jun 25 06:59am
DUI task force cite 63 on Memorial Day weekend
During the Memorial Day holiday weekend members of the Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force conducted a detail throughout Cochise County. Officers from the Sheriffâs Office, Sierra Vista Police Department, Arizona Department of Public Safety, Douglas Police Department, and Willcox Police Department participated and provided the following results:
Douglas Dispatch - Jun 25 10:25pm
At DUI Checkpoint, Family Remembers Teen Killed By Drunken Driver
A family who lost a son to a drunken driver spent their Friday night at a DUI checkpoint in Rancho San Diego to honor his memory and to make sure it never happens to anyone else.
KGTV San Diego - Jun 26 11:28am
Chesterfield School Volunteer Arrested for DUI
CHESTERFIELD - A Chesterfield County school volunteer is charged with DUI. Police tell us Erin Miller, 28, walked into a restaurant in Short Pump Saturday night and ordered an alcoholic drink. However, bartenders refused her because they claim she appeared to be intoxicated.
CBS 6 Richmond - Jun 27 04:55pm
DUI report
The following people were sentenced the week of June 1, 2010, in 3rd District court for misdemeanor driving under the influence.
Idaho Press-Tribune - Jun 27 11:06pm

Stories of the Week

June 21st - June 27th Cerabino: DUI in doubt? Polo mogul's case takes twist

June 14th - June 20th Delaware prosecutor charged with DUI

June 7th - June 13th DUI case against assistant principal delayed til July

May 31st - June 6th DUI case against assistant principal delayed til July

May 31st - June 6th 476 DUI arrests in Ariz. over holiday weekend

May 17th - May 23rd Colorado Springs DUI trooper receiving treatment

May 10th - May 16th DUI trial ends in hung jury, mistrial declared

May 3rd - May 9th DUI Lawyers Get Case Dismissed Due to Officers Lack of Memory

April 26th - May 2nd Mock DUI crash simulated at Grand Junction High School

April 19th - April 25th 7 DUI cases dismissed after Springs lab errors

April 12th - April 18th Man on mower charged with DUI, fishing pole theft

April 5th - April 11th Cops: Man Drove Drunk To Prison For DUI Sentence

March 29th - April 4th Former 'Hills' Star Charged After DUI Arrest

March 22nd - March 28th DUI arrests rise over St. Patrick's Day holiday

March 15th - March 21st Man, 71, faces DUI, vehicular homicide charges

March 8th - March 14th School bus driver arrested for DUI on the job

March 1st - March 7th State high court to review DUI blood test case

February 22nd - February 28th Man driving without a tire gets charged with DUI

February 15th - February 21st 'Deadliest Catch' star arrested for DUI, hit and run in Seattle

February 8th - February 14th Norridge man gets 10 years in prison for 7th DUI

February 1st - February 7th DUI enforcement during Super Bowl party weekend

January 25th - January 31st Tucson Police use grant money to increase DUI enforcement

January 18th - January 24th N.Y. man charged with snowmobile DUI in Mount Holly

January 11th - January 17th 444 arrested in Colo. campaign against DUI

January 4th - January 10th DUI Task Force reports fewer arrests in 2009

December 28th - January 3rd Colo. lawmaker going after repeat DUI offenders

2009 Stories of the Year : Over the Legal Limit 2009

2008 Stories of the Year : Drunk Driving Bonanza 2008

2007 Stories of the Year : The Best and Worst of 2007 END

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