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Top DUI News for the Week of July 4th - July 10th in the year Two Thousand and Eleven

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Top DUI News, Sunday July 10th, 2011

Bastrop driver arrested for third DWI by West Monroe police
Officers from the West Monroe Police Department arrested a Bastrop man Friday night on his third DWI, improper lane usage and not using a turn signal.
The News-Star - Jul 09 11:26pm
Man released after third DWI arrest
Eagle Staff Report A 26-year-old Bryan man was released from jail Thursday after posting $12,000 bond for his third DWI charge, College Station police said. Patrick William Armstrong was pulled over on Church Street for failing to stop behind the d ...
The Bryan-College Station Eagle - Jul 08 05:05am
State Police Officer Charged With DWI - Albuquerque Journal
NM State Police officer arrested, charged with... - Valencia County News-Bulletin
Off-duty New Mexico State Police officer arrested in alleged D... - El Paso Times
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Man Charged with Felony Bath Salt DWI
A Rochester man has been charged with felony DWI, fleeing a police officer, and possession of drug paraphernalia after police say he was driving under the influence of recently banned synthetic drugs known as bath salts.
FOX 9 News Twin Cities - Jul 06 08:12pm
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A man is tattooed on his arm during the Java Tattoo Festival in Yogyakarta - Reuters via Yahoo! News
A man is tattooed on the leg during the Java Tattoo Festival in Yogyakarta - Reuters via Yahoo! News
A man takes a photograph of his client's tattoo during the Java Tattoo Festival in Yogyakarta - Reuters via Yahoo! News
Veterinary medical officer examines two-year-old Javan Hawk-Eagle before releasing it into forest at Yogyakarta Foundation for Nature Conservation in Kulonprogo district - Reuters via Yahoo! News
U.S. actor Richard Gere gives the sign for silence in Magelang - Reuters via Yahoo! News
A man displays a tattoo of the symbol of the ancient city of Yogyakarta on his back during the Java Tattoo Festival in Yogyakarta - Reuters via Yahoo! News
Veterinary medical officers examine Javan Hawk-Eagle before releasing it into forest at Yogyakarta Foundation for Nature Conservation in Kulonprogo district - Reuters via Yahoo! News
Veterinary medical officer holds two-year-old Javan Hawk-Eagle before releasing it into forest at Yogyakarta Foundation for Nature Conservation in Kulonprogo district - Reuters via Yahoo! News
Javan Hawk-Eagle looks out from cage before its release into forest at Yogyakarta Foundation for Nature Conservation in Kulonprogo district - Reuters via Yahoo! News
U.S. actor Gere waves to reporters as he visits the Borobudur temple in Magelang - Reuters via Yahoo! News
U.S. actor Gere talks to monks in Magelang - Reuters via Yahoo! News
U.S. actor Gere talks to his friend as he walks near Borobudur temple in Magelang, Indonesia's Central Java province, - Reuters via Yahoo! News
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Bergen ATV operator also charged with DWI
MANSFIELDA Bergen man riding an ATV along Route 353 and not wearing a helmet was also arrested for driving while intoxicated on Buelow Road about 11 p. m. Saturday.
The Buffalo News - Jul 09 04:18am
DWI Charge for ATV Accident That Sends Man Over Bridge - WGRZ-TV Buffalo
ATV operator injured in crash charged with DWI - The Buffalo News
Man faces DWI charges after ATV crash - WIVB Buffalo
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Father sentenced in DWI crash that killed boy
A Las Cruces father will spend nine years in prison followed by probation for a drunken driving crash that killed his infant son.
KOB 4 Albuquerque - Jul 08 07:44am
Las Cruces Father Sentenced In DWI Crash That Killed Boy - KFOX 14 El Paso
Father Sentenced In DWI Crash That Killed His Baby Boy - ABC 7 El Paso
UPDATED: Father Sentenced in DWI Crash That Killed Boy - Albuquerque Journal
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Saugerties woman charged with DWI
SAUGERTIES A Saugerties woman was charged with drunk driving after police stopped her car on McDonald Street in the Village of Saugerties on Saturday morning, town police said.
Middletown Times Herald-Record - Jul 09 03:45pm
Jacksonville Man Arrested on Fifth DWI Charge
A Jacksonville man is behind bars and facing his fifth DWI charge in five years. The Pulaski County Sheriff's Office says David Glenn Kyzer, Jr., 49, of Jacksonville was stopped around 1:30 Thursday afternoon along Military Road for speeding.
KARK Little Rock - Jul 01 07:49am
Family Of Texas Man Killed In DWI Crash Awarded $1 Million
The family of a Texas man who was killed when his car collided with a vehicle driven by a man whose blood alcohol level was nearly twice the legal limit has been awarded $1 million.
KWTX-TV Waco - Jul 09 10:47am
Family of Burleson man killed in DWI crash gets $1 ... - Fort Worth Star-Telegram
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Driver Indicted for DWI in Hit and Run Accident
A Rochester man accused hitting a 5 year-old while driving drunk and then leaving the scene has been indicted. Charles Lombardo, 73, has been indicted by a Monroe County Grand Jury on vehicular assault and DWI charges.
WROC Rochester - Jul 08 12:28pm
Rochester man indicted on vehicular assault, DWI charge... - News 10 NBC Rochester
Rochester man charged with 11th DWI - KARE 11 Minneapolis-St. Paul
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DWI no refusal weekend goes statewide
Texas is the first state in the nation to hold the first statewide DWI no refusal weekend.
KEYE TV Austin - Jul 01 08:18pm
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APD arrests 14 on DWI charges Monday as part of no-refusal operation
Fourteen people were arrested on DWI charges Monday as part of the Austin Police Department's no-refusal operations, police said today. Nineteen people were arrested on DWI charges Sunday, police said.
Statesman - Sports Headlines - Jul 05 05:10am
Newly Named Knicks Announcer Spero Dedes Reportedly Charged with DWI
[Blog - by Jerry Barmash] Spero Dedes, who just nailed down the coveted New York Knicks play-by-play gig, was arrested and charged with DWI in Southampton.
mediabistro.com: FishBowlNY - Jul 06 03:35am
Special-probation program for DWI offenders paying dividends
Almost two years after the Harris County District Attorney's Office started offering drunken drivers special probation, more than 3,000 first-time DWI offenders have enrolled in the ...
Houston News latest RSS headlines - Houston Mirror.com - Jul 03 10:42pm
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Top DUI News, Saturday July 9th, 2011

Nicklelodeon star booked for DUI
"Gigantic" star Ryan Rottman was released from jail a few hours later without posting a bond.
MSNBC - Jul 08 09:33am
Fairfielder charged with DUI - The Fairfield Citizen
DUI Lawyer Charged With Assault On Officer - News Channel 5 Nashville
Police: 27-year-old Boise woman arrested for third DUI T... - The Idaho Statesman
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Weld judicial celebrates first two DUI court graduates
Elizabeth Williams thanks probation officer Ryan Mills, left, Thursday after the Weld county DUI court Graduation ceremony. Williams' son, William Bourassa, was one of the first to graduate from the court for drunken-driving offenders.
Greeley Tribune - Jul 08 05:57pm
Scottsdale man arrested in DUI poses as officer to get car back, police say
A Scottsdale man arrested on suspicion of an extreme DUI later posed as his arresting officer to get his car out of impound, Scottsdale police said.
The Arizona Republic - Jul 07 03:52pm
DUI suspected in vehicle turnover - Eureka Times-Standard
INCIDENT: DUI / Theft/ Found property - The Wayne Independent
Chico State Student Arrested For DUI After Two Passengers... - KHSL Chico-Redding
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FILE: Actor Ryan Rottman Arrested For DUI - Getty Images via Yahoo! News
Source: Former 'CSI' Star Gary Dourdan Arrested For DUI - Access Hollywood via Yahoo! News
In this June 9, 2011 booking photo, rapper Flo Rida is seen after he was arrested on Miami Beach, Fla. and charged with DUI and driving with a suspended license. Flo Rida, 31, was born Tramar ... - AP via Yahoo! News
FILE - This Nov. 18, 2009 file photo shows actress/model Estella Warren arriving at the Samsung Behold II Launch party in Los Angeles. Warren is scheduled to be arraigned June 17, 2011 on one ... - AP via Yahoo! News
FILE: Estella Warren Checks Into Rehab - Getty Images via Yahoo! News
FILE: Estella Warren Checks Into Rehab - Getty Images via Yahoo! News
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Rick Springfield Charged With DUI
Rick Springfield has been charged with two counts of DUI stemming from his Malibu arrest back in May
antiMUSIC - 37 minutes ago
Rick Springfield battling depression as he fights DUI charges - 3news
Rick Springfield - Springfield Battling Dark Depression As He F... - Contactmusic
Rick Springfield fights depression - Jam! Showbiz
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Nicklelodeon Star Ryan Rottman Nicked for DUI
The erstwhile star of Nickelodeon's Gigantic has a little legal problem on his hands. Ryan Rottman was popped for a DUI Thursday night in Hollywood, E! News has...
E! Online - Jul 08 08:46am
Former Rolling Meadows coach gets probation for 2nd DUI conviction
A former Rolling Meadows High School football coach was sentenced to two years of probation today for driving under the influence.
Chicago Tribune - Jul 06 04:05pm
Zac Efron -- Could He Have Prevented Buddy's DUI?
Filed under: Zac Efron , Ryan Rottman , Rumer Willis , DUI , Celebrity Justice Zac Efron was drinking with good friend Ryan Rottman literally minutes before Rottman was arrested for DUI. The question, should Zac have said anything to his pal to prevent him from taking the wheel? Sources inside the Dillon's Irish Pub in Hollywood tell TMZ ... Zac, Ryan, Rumer Willis and a few other friends ...
TMZ - Jul 09 01:03am
Sen. Bennet's brother arrested in DUI case
James Bennet, the editor-in-chief of The Atlantic magazine and brother of U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet, is due in traffic court after he was arrested in Aspen on suspicion of driving under the influence.
Denver Post - Jul 09 12:27am
PD: DUI Suspect Impersonates Officer
Scottsdale Police say that a suspect arrested for extreme DUI posed as the arresting officer in order to get his vehicle out of impound.
FOX 10 Phoenix - Jul 06 08:26pm
Sonoma County DUI Stop Turns Into Fight With Officer - CBS San Francisco
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Galloway's DUI case heading to county court in Harrisburg
State Rep. John Galloway has waived his right to a preliminary hearing to review the DUI charges filed against him last month in Harrisburg.
Bucks County Courier Times - Jul 06 11:46am
Edwardsville police arrest several on DUI charges - Suburban Journals
El Paso, Il. City Administrator Arrested for DUI - WMBD - FOX 43 Peoria
Ariz. House speaker stands by aide in DUI case - FOX 11 Tucson
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Meridian man charged with DUI after nearly hitting cops
MERIDIAN -- A Meridian man is accused of assaulting police officers with his car after being pulled over. Meridian Police stopped 36-year-old Anthony Knefel on suspicion of DUI.
KTVB.com Regional News - Jul 05 01:27pm
Minnesota: Appeals Court Expands DUI Implied Consent Reach
[Blog - by TheNewspaper Editor] Anyone accused by a police officer in Minnesota of driving under the influence of alcohol (DUI) can be compelled to produce a urine sample without a warrant, according to a June 27 decision by the ...
TheNewspaper - Jul 07 10:26pm
Zac Efron -- Could He Have Prevented Buddy's DUI?
[Blog - by TMZ Staff] Filed under: Zac Efron, Ryan Rottman, Rumer Willis, DUI, Celebrity Justice Zac Efron was drinking with good friend Ryan Rottman literally minutes before Rottman was ...
TMZ.com - Jul 09 01:00am
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Top DUI News: Friday, July 8th, 2011

Holiday DWI Blitz and Checkpoint Results
Police agencies across WNY kept a close eye out for DWI operators...here are the results of the weekend blitz.
WKBW-TV Buffalo - Jul 05 07:21am
State Police Officer Charged With DWI - Albuquerque Journal
Man Charged with Felony Bath Salt DWI - FOX 9 News Twin Cities
Silver City Man Charged With DWI After Hitting Cop Car - Albuquerque Journal
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Troopers on patrol make eight DWI arrests
Eight DWI arrests were made by state police over the holiday, including two aggravated drunken-driving offenses. Extra drunken-driving patrols were in effect all weekend.
The Buffalo News - Jul 05 03:33am
DWI ignition interlock device available today - Pioneer Press
DWI, BWI arrests see decline this holiday - Lake Sun Leader
Man hit police car in alleged 4th DWI - Silver City Sun-News
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DWI checkpoint being held in Spring Lake Heights
SPRING LAKE HEIGHTS The Monmouth County DWI Task Force will conduct a DWI checkpoint this weekend to detect drivers under the influence of alcohol or drugs. The checkpoint will be run from 11 p.m. Friday through 3 a.m. Saturday on Route 71 North.
Asbury Park Press - Jul 07 06:35am
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A man is tattooed on his arm during the Java Tattoo Festival in Yogyakarta - Reuters via Yahoo! News
A man is tattooed on the leg during the Java Tattoo Festival in Yogyakarta - Reuters via Yahoo! News
A man takes a photograph of his client's tattoo during the Java Tattoo Festival in Yogyakarta - Reuters via Yahoo! News
Veterinary medical officer examines two-year-old Javan Hawk-Eagle before releasing it into forest at Yogyakarta Foundation for Nature Conservation in Kulonprogo district - Reuters via Yahoo! News
U.S. actor Richard Gere gives the sign for silence in Magelang - Reuters via Yahoo! News
Veterinary medical officers examine Javan Hawk-Eagle before releasing it into forest at Yogyakarta Foundation for Nature Conservation in Kulonprogo district - Reuters via Yahoo! News
Veterinary medical officer holds two-year-old Javan Hawk-Eagle before releasing it into forest at Yogyakarta Foundation for Nature Conservation in Kulonprogo district - Reuters via Yahoo! News
Javan Hawk-Eagle looks out from cage before its release into forest at Yogyakarta Foundation for Nature Conservation in Kulonprogo district - Reuters via Yahoo! News
A man displays a tattoo of the symbol of the ancient city of Yogyakarta on his back during the Java Tattoo Festival in Yogyakarta - Reuters via Yahoo! News
U.S. actor Gere waves to reporters as he visits the Borobudur temple in Magelang - Reuters via Yahoo! News
U.S. actor Gere talks to monks in Magelang - Reuters via Yahoo! News
U.S. actor Gere talks to his friend as he walks near Borobudur temple in Magelang, Indonesia's Central Java province, - Reuters via Yahoo! News
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Task force makes 18 DWI arrests in Becker, Otter Tail counties
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - The multi-agency Otter Tail County DWI Task Force made 18 DWI arrests during a Fourth of July weekend saturation patrol Friday through Monday.
The Fargo Forum - Jul 07 06:17am
County officials announce 'Stop DWI' campaign
ORISKANY Wednesday morning Oneida County Executive Anthony Picente Jr. announced that the county will begin a Summer STOP-DWI marketing campaign whose aim is to further reduce instances of drunk driving.
Rome Observer - Jul 05 02:29pm
Oneida County campaign focuses on high cost of DWI- The Oneida Daily Dispatch
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Raritan Twp. man will lose license 10 years, serve jail term after appeals court upholds DWI conviction
The DWI conviction of a Raritan Township man was upheld by the Appellate Division of the state Superior Court. On Feb. 17, 2007 at 12:36 a.m., Tewksbury Township Police Officer Vincent Mankowski Jr. charged Matthew Hiebsch, then 26, with...
Hunterdon County Democrat - Jul 06 01:39pm
Justice Court - The Shelter Island Reporter
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Rochester man charged with 11th DWI
A man with ten previous DWI convictions was charged with another DWI by the Dakota County Attorney's Office on Wednesday.
KARE 11 Minneapolis-St. Paul - Jul 07 09:18pm
Supreme Court to hear case about Mo. DWI law
A new law makes officers' jobs on DWI stops much easier, but one defense attorney argues it may violate 4th amendment rights.
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau - Jul 01 05:10pm
40 years in prison for Shelby man in DWI deaths- The Charlotte Observer
Sixth DWI results in 10-year sentence - Columbia Daily Tribune
Police: Albany man flips car, arrested for DWI - FOX 23 News Albany
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Prosecutor returns to work after DWI charge
A local chief assistant district attorney is returning to work after he was charged with driving while impaired on a bicycle near the N.C. Coast and then placed on administrative leave.
The Charlotte Observer - Jul 07 12:43pm
Rochester Man Charged With DWI Of Synthetic Drug
A 46-year-old man A Minnesota man busted 10 times for DWI may be the first person in the state accused of breaking a brand new state law.
CBS Minnesota - Jul 06 08:45pm
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Top DUI News, Thursday July 7th, 2011

DUI suspected in vehicle turnover
DUI suspected in vehicle turnover A McKinleyville woman who was injured in a car accident Tuesday night was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence, the California Highway Patrol reported.
Eureka Times-Standard - 2 hours, 50 minutes ago
PD: DUI Suspect Impersonates Officer
Scottsdale Police say that a suspect arrested for extreme DUI posed as the arresting officer in order to get his vehicle out of impound.
FOX 10 Phoenix - Jul 06 08:26pm
Former Rolling Meadows coach gets probation for 2nd DUI conviction
A former Rolling Meadows High School football coach was sentenced to two years of probation today for driving under the influence.
Chicago Tribune - Jul 06 04:05pm
Galloway's DUI case heading to county court in Harrisburg
State Rep. John Galloway has waived his right to a preliminary hearing to review the DUI charges filed against him last month in Harrisburg.
Bucks County Courier Times - Jul 06 11:46am
Safe ride advocate Neal accused of DUI - Fox Sports
Former Chargers Fullback Arrested On Suspicion Of DUI - KGTV San Diego
Driver, 20, charged with felony DUI after fatal I-26 ... - Live 5 News Charleston
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DUI Lawyer Charged With Assault On Officer
A lawyer, who specializes in DUI defense, has been charged with assault on an officer with a deadly weapon.
News Channel 5 Nashville - Jul 06 04:25am
Sonoma County DUI Stop Turns Into Fight With Officer
A California Highway Patrol officer detained a Santa Rosa man suspected of DUI Tuesday after he allegedly fought the officer and resisted arrest, according to the CHP.
CBS San Francisco - Jul 06 09:06am
Singer Rick Springfield pleads not guilty to DUI
The 61-year-old is accused of DUI. MALIBU, Calif. (KTLA) -- "Jesse's Girl" singer Rick Springfield has pleaded not guilty Tuesday on charges of drunk driving.
Hartford Courant - Jul 06 06:57am
Singer Rick Springfield pleads not guilty to DUI charges - Baltimore Sun
Springfield pleads innocent to DUI - UPI
Rick Springfield's General Plea: Not Guilty of DUI - E! Online
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Woman charged with felony DUI in interstate crash
A woman has been charged with felony DUI following a deadly accident on I-26 Wednesday morning.
ABC News 4 Charleston - Jul 06 03:51am
Woman arrested for DUI in High Springs - The Gainesville Sun
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Man Gets Twelfth DUI Charge
A Lincoln man is cited for his twelfth DUI offense after car cash that sent 4 people to the hospital.
KOLN Lincoln - Jul 05 07:24am
Man charged with DUI after reportedly hitting pedestrian - Rome News-Tribune
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Two admit to DUI counts in Carbon
Two Carbon County residents entered guilty pleas to driving under the influence (DUI) charges on Tuesday in the county court. Judge Steven R. Serfass accepted the pleas and imposed sentenced. Two other defendants in DUI cases were placed in a probation program by Serfass.
Times News - Jul 06 02:16pm
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Meridian man charged with DUI after nearly hitting cops
MERIDIAN -- A Meridian man is accused of assaulting police officers with his car after being pulled over. Meridian Police stopped 36-year-old Anthony Knefel on suspicion of DUI.
KTVB.com Regional News - Jul 05 01:27pm
Ambush Delays DUI Cop's Fate
Officer James Evarts got caught driving drunk while claiming to be out sick, failed to tell his department he was taking vacation days to serve jail time, denied having a prior DUI conviction, and is ...
New Haven Independent - Jul 01 04:48am
Galloway's DUI case heading to county court in Harrisburg
State Rep. John Galloway has waived his right to a preliminary hearing to review the DUI charges filed against him last month in Harrisburg.
MSNBC.com - Jul 06 11:46am
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Top DUI News, Wedneday July 6th, 2011

DUI Lawyer Charged With Assault On Officer
A lawyer, who specializes in DUI defense, has been charged with assault on an officer with a deadly weapon.
News Channel 5 Nashville - 8 minutes ago
Safe ride advocate Neal accused of DUI
Former NFL star and safe-driving advocate Lorenzo Neal arrested after DUI crash.
Fox Sports - Jul 05 11:02pm
Man Gets Twelfth DUI Charge - KOLN Lincoln
Billings judge sentences man to 13 months for DUI crash - Billings Gazette
DUI Death Leads Driver To Prison - KITV Honolulu
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Springfield pleads innocent to DUI
LOS ANGELES, July 5 (UPI) -- Lawyers for musician-actor Rick Springfield have entered on his behalf an innocent plea to drunken driving charges, Los Angeles court records show.
UPI - Jul 05 09:30pm
Repeat DUI offender sentenced to 10 years in prison
Audry Ann Walker was in tears as she apologized to the family of Douglas Mason in District Court on Tuesday.
Billings Gazette - Jul 05 04:55pm
Alcohol Abuse & Addiction Web Portal Launched on DUI Day / Independence Day
Independence Day - It's a day of celebration that ends in tragedy for far too many each and every year. On this day that claims more American lives through alcohol-related accidents than any other, the nationwide crisis intervention service CHOOSE HELP launched a large online portal designed to meet the needs of people suffering with alcohol abuse or addiction.Los Angeles (PRWEB) July 04, 2011 ...
PRWeb via Yahoo! News - Jul 04 05:16pm
BREAKING: Passenger ejected, driver facing DUI charges in I-26 fatal wreck
UPDATE: The 20-year-old driver of the SUV hit the median, ejecting passenger, before crashing into a ditch. The driver is at MUSC and is facing DUI charges.
WCBD-TV Charleston - 1 hour, 11 minutes ago
DUI suspect hits fireworks stand in Watsonville
WATSONVILLE - A 26-year-old Watsonville man was arrested early Monday after he crashed into a fireworks stand, police reported.
Santa Cruz Sentinel - Jul 05 06:29pm
Rick Springfield's General Plea: Not Guilty of DUI
It's not exactly a drama worthy of a soap opera, but the plot still thickens. Rick Springfield pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges stemming from his May 1 arrest for alleged...
E! Online - Jul 05 01:33pm
Palm Bay woman faces DUI charges after head-on collision
A 47-year-old woman faces DUI charges after police said she hit another vehicle head-on and then pleaded with the driver not to call the police...
Florida Today - Jul 05 11:27am
Rick Springfield -- I'm NOT Guilty of DUI
Filed under: Rick Springfield , DUI , Music , mug shot Rick Springfield pled not guilty to two counts of DUI this morning -- stemming from his arrest in Malibu back in May. Lawyers for Springfield entered the plea on behalf of the 80's rocker -- who did not appear in court. As TMZ first reported -- the "Jessie's Girl" singer was busted in Malibu on May 1-- after he was pulled over by L.A. County ...
TMZ - Jul 05 01:56pm
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Meridian man charged with DUI after nearly hitting cops
MERIDIAN -- A Meridian man is accused of assaulting police officers with his car after being pulled over. Meridian Police stopped 36-year-old Anthony Knefel on suspicion of DUI.
KTVB.com Regional News - Jul 05 01:27pm
Ambush Delays DUI Cop's Fate
Officer James Evarts got caught driving drunk while claiming to be out sick, failed to tell his department he was taking vacation days to serve jail time, denied having a prior DUI conviction, and is ...
New Haven Independent - Jul 01 04:48am
Boise police say DUI suspect forced sober driver out of vehicle, then almost ran her over
A 23-year-old Boise woman was booked into the Ada County jail Monday night on charges of felony aggravated assault, felony grand theft and misdemeanor DUI.
IdahoStatesman.com Business - Jun 28 05:08pm
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Top DUI News, Tuesday July 5th, 2011

Lawmaker sentenced to 4-month detention for drunk driving
A former lawmaker in east China's Zhejiang Province was sentenced to 4 months in detention on Monday for drunk driving and fined 4,000 yuan (619 U.S. dollars).
People's Daily - Jul 04 05:37pm
Mom charged with driving drunk with child in car
A 37-year-old Ocala woman was arrested Saturday in Gainesville after allegedly driving drunk with a child in the car and almost hitting two police cars.
The Gainesville Sun - Jul 04 01:36pm
Kalamazoo children suffer broken legs in drunk driving crash
Young mother charged with drunk driving. A 24-year old woman from Comstock Township has been charged with with drunk driving, reckless driving, and child endangerment after she crashed her car with her two young children aboard.
22 WSBT South Bend - Jun 20 01:47am
Northeastern Wisconsin Mayor Arrested for Drunk Driving
A Northeastern Wisconsin mayor has been arrested on suspicion of drunken driving.
WSAW Wausau - Jul 03 06:47pm
DANGEROUS DRIVING: Iowa State Patrol warns drivers to buckle up and slow down as they return home from the holiday ...
Holiday travel is always a huge concern for police. Additional officers were on Iowa roads checking for seat belts, speeding and drunk driving. The extra patrols come with the goal of bringing the holiday to a happy and safe end.
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines - Jul 04 03:54pm
Blotter: Miller Place woman charged in drunk driving accident
A Miller Place woman was arrested last week for driving while intoxicated and causing a multiple car accident at the intersection of Echo Avenue and Route 25A in Mount Sinai, Suffolk County Police said. Wendy Schober, 39, was heading eastbound on Route 25A in a 2009 Chevy and attempted to turn left on to Echo [...]
North Shore Sun - Jul 02 06:11am
Woman charged for drunk driving
A 53-year-old woman was charged with impaired driving after allegedly cutting off a transport, driving under the speed limit, forcing a car off the road and driving over the centre line on Garson Coniston Road.[...]
The Sudbury Star - Jul 04 10:44am
One arrested for impaired driving - The Sudbury Star
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Alleged drunk driver crashes into workout studio
A man suspected of drunk driving crashed his car into a Costa Mesa workout studio Sunday night, police said. Police said Deashawn Goodard, 31, was trying to park his car or was pulling into a driveway near Cardio Barre Studio,...
Los Angeles Times - Jun 27 11:33am
5-year-old girl dies of injuries sustained in drunk driving crash
Times staff Saturday, July 2, 2011 TAMPA A 5-year old girl involved in a drunk driving crash Friday night has died from her injuries, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Lilly Mills, of Brandon, was taken to Tampa General Hospital in critical condition after the van she was riding in was hit by a pick-up truck on U.S. 301 near Bloomingdale Avenue. She died Saturday afternoon. Troopers ...
St. Petersburg Times - Jul 02 04:35pm
Update: 5-year-old girl succumbs to injuries, dies after... - Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Tampa man faces DUI charges in crash injuring four Bran... - St. Petersburg Times
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Capito Sponsors Bill To Curb Drunk Driving
Developing an in-car device to curb drunk driving is the focus of legislation proposed by U.S. Rep. Shelley Moore Capito.
The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Register - Jun 27 09:23pm
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Drink-drive mum dobbed in by daughter is jailed
An alcoholic who was dobbed in for drink driving by her daughter was yesterday jailed for 13 months.
New Zealand Herald - Editor's desk - Jun 29 01:15pm
Happy 4th of July!
[Blog - by Anything Hollywood team] Happy 4th of July! Have a fun-filled day! If you are still drinking after the weekend, make sure you don't drive! Don't Drink and Drive!
anythinghollywood.com - Jul 04 01:41am
Commentary: Roger Ebert's tweet on Ryan Dunn defied common sense
"Friends don't let jackasses drink and drive."
mcclatchydc.com: Homepage - Jun 27 12:12pm
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Top DUI News, Monday July 4th, 2011

Drunk driving crackdown continues
IRON MOUNTAIN - Motorists are reminded that drinking and driving do not mix. Law enforcement from throughout the Midwest is conducting its July 4 drunk driving crackdown.
The Iron Mountain Daily News - Jul 03 09:48pm
New Drunk Driving Laws Go Into Effect July 1
Drunk driving laws in Kansas will get a lot tougher beginning July 1 as first-time offenders will now be required to use devices on their vehicles to prevent them from driving while intoxicated.
KAKE Wichita - Jun 30 03:51pm
New drunk driving laws in effect with interlock de... - The Augusta Daily Gazette
New drunk driving law go into effect Friday - Salina Journal
Getting tough on drunk drivers - The Topeka Capital-Journal
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Lawmakers focus on drunk driving
Omaha World-Herald LINCOLN - Lawmakers invoked the names of Jessica Bedient and Matt Schmill Tuesday in quickly advancing two measures to crack down on drunk drivers.
North Platte Telegraph - Jul 03 04:45am
John Shore: On Ryan Dunn: Drunk Driving Is Wrong? We'll Drink to That
It's so easy to say that Ryan Dunn, or anyone who drinks and drives, is personally responsible for whatever damage they do. But every time a drunk driving accident occurs, aren't we all at least a little to blame?
The Huffington Post - Jun 30 03:19pm
Mom Warns Others of Drunk Driving This Holiday
Two million - that's the number of repeat drunk drivers on the road at any given time according to Mother's Against Drunk Driving, or 'MADD.' Now, they and a local mom are warning everyone to think twice before getting behind the wheel this holiday.
WIFR Rockford - Jul 03 06:49pm
Change in store for drunk driving crackdown
There is a significant change coming to Michigan's annual drunk driving ... Agriculture research at Michigan State University may be sacrificed in the ...
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids - Jun 30 02:44pm
State liquor regulators agree to allow Flying Dog Brewe... - WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Wild place D Barker on waivers - WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Verlander, Tigers top Mets to avoid sweep - WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
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New service prevents drunk driving this holiday weekend
TUCSON - The Fourth of July holiday weekend is one of the deadliest for drunk driving crashes. "You just learn to live with your pain. It's a life sentence. It's a life sentence of missing your loved one," Irene Escarcega said.
KVOA Tucson - Jul 01 07:55am
Tucson, Arizona - KVOA Tucson
Police vow to crackdown on drunk driving - The Glendale News-Press
Coming up on Tucson Today: A new business preventing drunk driving... - KVOA Tucson
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Drunk driving blitz begins Friday
Other states in the crackdown include Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin.
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette - Jul 04 12:37am
Northeastern Wisconsin Mayor Arrested for Drunk Driving
A Northeastern Wisconsin mayor has been arrested on suspicion of drunken driving.
WSAW Wausau - Jul 03 06:47pm
Pa. Rep. On Medical Leave Following Drunk Driving Arrest
Pa. Rep. Joe Brennan remains on medical leave following his drunk driving arrest last week.
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey - Jun 30 03:08pm
More Charges For Accused DUI Pa. Rep. - FOX 29 Philadelphia
Rep charged with DUI faces more charges - WHP CBS 21 Harrisburg
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Drunk Driving - Blog Results
Drink-drive mum dobbed in by daughter is jailed
An alcoholic who was dobbed in for drink driving by her daughter was yesterday jailed for 13 months.
New Zealand Herald - Editor's desk - Jun 29 01:15pm
Don't drink and drive on holiday weekends
[Blog - by Jil] Long holiday weekends often see a spike in driving after consuming alcohol or drugs, warns the British Columbia Automobile Association (BCAA).
CanadianDriver - Jun 26 09:03pm
Don't drink and drive on holiday weekends
[Blog - by Jil] Long holiday weekends often see a spike in driving after consuming alcohol or drugs, warns the British Columbia Automobile Association (BCAA).
CanadianDriver - Jun 26 09:03pm

Stories of the Week

June 27th - July 3rd John Shore: On Ryan Dunn: Drunk Driving Is Wrong? We'll Drink to That

June 20th - June 26th Colleagues called to testify in DWI case of Bronx Assistant DA

June 13th - June 19th Officer jailed for hitting pedestrian while driving drunk

June 6th - June 12th Drunk driver ties car together with rope

May 30th - June 5th DUI Ice cream man waives hearing

May 23rd - May 29th Drunk female offenders find solace in alcohol(??!!)

May 15th - May 22nd Rick Springfield allegedly threatened deputy during DUI arrest

May 8th - May 15th Schumer Grills Apple, Google About DUI Checkpoint Apps

April 30th - May 8th DUI follows stop at trooper's house

April 23rd - May 1st DUI Lawyer Sues Strip Club for a 1 Night $19K Bill

April 16th - April 24th Bill would limit right to jury trial for DUI defendants

April 9th - April 17th Attorney: Forcibly drawing blood in suspected DUI cases a violation, illegal

April 2nd - April 10th DUI Chemists Blow the Whistle on Vermont's Breath-Testing Program

March 28th - Apr 3rd Retiring federal prisons director charged with DUI

March 21st - March 27th Avoid DUI Checkpoints? No App for That, Senators Say

March 14th - March 20th Open DUI cases involving accused SDPD officer could be dismissed

March 7th - March 13th Pot DUI bill gets first OK at Capitol

February 28st - March 6th Leyritz Charged in DUI Homicide Crash

February 21st - February 27th DUI Suspect Crashes Into Sober House

February 14th - February 20th DUI defense atty: Cop should be on trial

February 7 - February 13th Fleeing DUI suspect runs over cop in parking lot

January 31st - February 6th DUI charge reinstated in case where cop read lips

January 24th - January 30th Court decision could cast DUI cases into limbo

January 17th - January 23rd Judge Challenges New DUI Law

January 10th - January 16th Facing jail, DUI offender bolts from the courthouse

January 3rd - January 9th DUI suspect blames Ozzy for arrest

2010 Stories of the Year : Party On

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

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