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Top DUI News for the Week of May 23rd - May 29th in the year Two Thousand and Eleven

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Top DUI News, Sunday May 29th, 2011

DUI charge dismissed against Braves' Lowe
DUI and reckless driving charges have been dismissed against Braves pitcher Derek Lowe.
MSNBC - May 26 03:11pm
Braves star gets DUI charges dropped - Fox Sports
DUI Charges Dropped For Braves' Derek Lowe - WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Derek Lowe DUI Charges Dropped Due To Lack Of Evidence - SB Nation
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DUI, murder charges in fatalities
The state attorney's office last week filed DUI manslaughter charges in a November, 2010 wreck and a second-degree murder charge in another high-profile vehicular homicide case from April of this year. Another DUI manslaughter defendant in an accident from July, 2010 will be sentenced on June 30 after he pleaded no contest in circuit court on May 17. In the first of the two newer cases ...
The Baker County Press - May 26 10:01pm
DUI: Driving after drug use a growing concern - The Globe and Mail
San Leandro Woman Accused Of DUI After Hitting Police Car - CBS San Francisco
Stay granted in DUI traffic death case - Midland Daily News
all 51 news articles
San Jose councilman charged with DUI
A San Jose city councilman has been charged with misdemeanor drunken driving, authorities said Friday. Councilman Ash Kalra, 39, was charged in Santa Clara County Superior Court this week with driving under the...
San Francisco Chronicle - May 28 12:12am
22-Year-Old Shot, Killed In San Jose Home - WJXT Jacksonville
all 3 news articles
Man Charged with DUI After Child is Ejected from Vehicle
Police Say Child Was Not Properly Restrained
CBS 6 Richmond - May 27 09:01pm
Hearing for Suspect in Deadly DUI Crash
A judge is expected to rule on Friday whether or not a 17-year-old boy charged with Vehicular Homicide While DUI should be tried as an adult or a juvenile.
WTAJ-TV Altoona - May 27 10:40am
Watson convicted of DUI, manslaughter certified to the grand jury
A Damascus father was drunk when he careened off a rural road last summer, flipped his truck and slammed into a tree, a judge has ruled. The 2 a.m., one-car wreck killed the man's 2-year-old son.
Bristol Herald Courier - May 28 05:00am
Deadly DUI case declared mistrial
A Virginia Beach jury deliberated for hours Friday, but never reached a unanimous decision on the sentencing for a man charged in a deadly 2008 DUI, forcing the judge to declare a mistrial.
WAVY TV 10 Portsmouth - May 27 06:55pm
Graphic DUI program comes to Beaumont High School
On Thursday and Friday of this week at about 10 a.m. Beaumont High School in conjunction with the California Highway Patrol and Beaumont Police Department will present an Every 15 Minute DUI prevention program.
The Record Gazette - May 27 10:54pm
DUI patrols planned through the weekend - Tahoe Daily Tribune
One cited for DUI - The Swainsboro Forest-Blade
NN to increase DUI patrols this weekend - WAVY TV 10 Portsmouth
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County police deploy additional patrols for Memorial Day DUI Campaign
The Santa Clara County Avoid the 13 DUI Campaign will have more police officers on the streets this Memorial Day...
Los Altos Town Crier - May 27 10:58am
Judge in fatal DUI case wants answers about Steger man's recorded calls
Before ruling on a Steger man's motion for a new trial in his fatal drunken driving case, a Will County judge told prosecutors to figure out what happened with recordings of Cecil Conner's telephone calls from the Will County Jail.Conner's attorneys are trying to win him a new trial in an unusual way, by arguing that prosecutors violated state evidence rules by holding back recordings of the ...
Chicago Sun-Times - May 25 03:32pm
Jail calls latest issue in fatal DUI case - SouthtownStar
Will County judge in fatal DUI case wants answers about man'... - The Herald News
all 4 news articles
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Democracy Online | AZ DUI Handbook | DUI Attorneys Arizona Example
[Blog - by Israel Rothman] Z DUI Handbook is a perfect example of the Democratic Meritocracy known as the Internet: to rank in organic SRP's (search results pages) for AZ DUI Attorneys Handbook, AZ DUI Handbook, What do I do if ...
Most Recent Legal - Associated Content - May 23 03:18am
Are 10,000 Pending DUI Cases in South Carolina Too Many?
Increased Driving Under the Influence (DUI) enforcement in South Carolina, combined with limited court resources, has led to a large amount of pending DUI cases.
Press Release and Top News From 24-7 Press Release Newswire - May 27 12:01am
Lane Garrison -- The Great DUI Debate!
[Blog - by TMZ Staff] Filed under: TMZ TV, Lane Garrison, Estella Warren, Celebrity Justice Is Lane Garrison's deadly DUI that much different from Estella Warren's alleged DUI and car wreck?
TMZ.com - May 24 04:26pm
Chicago Sun-Times - May 25 03:32pm
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Top DUI News, Saturday May 28th, 2011

Drunk boy driving in fatal Vic river crash
A man let a drunk 14-year-old boy get behind the wheel of a car before it plunged into a river, killing the youngster and a girl, a coroner has found.
The Age - May 27 12:43am
Police: Woman with drunk driving convictions crashed into cars in Melilli lot
MIDDLETOWN - A woman with a prior drunk driving conviction was arrested Saturday after crashing into several parked cars while attempting to leave a public parking lot.
The Middletown Press - May 26 10:03pm
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 - May 27 09:54am
Drunk Driving - News Images
Indians' Choo faces drunk driving charge - AFP/Getty Images/File via Yahoo! News
Bolton's Alonso charged after fatal crash - AFP/File via Yahoo! News
Mel Gibson seeks new voice in glove-puppet movie - AFP/File via Yahoo! News
Robert Watson - AP via Yahoo! News
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MADD Brings Together Nashville Area Residents for Annual Walk Like MADD to Eliminate Drunk Driving
NASHVILLE, Tenn., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mothers Against Drunk Driving' (MADD) of Tennessee will host its signature Walk Like MADD' non-competitive 5K fundraising walk in Nashville on June 4th, 2011. The walk begins at 9:15am at Bicentennial Mall State Park and will raise funds and rally support for MADD's Campaign to Eliminate Drunk Driving' . This year MADD Tennessee is thrilled to ...
redOrbit - May 24 07:08pm
Wiregrass Georgia Technical College offers drunk driving simulator
Students and teachers at Wiregrass Georgia Technical College received a real-life experience as they participated in the Professionals Encouraging Education Reform Statewide (PEERS) DUI simulator Thursday.
The Valdosta Daily Times - May 27 07:04am
Drunk female offenders find solace in alcohol
London, May 26 : Female drunk-driving offenders probably turn alcoholic because of failed relationships. Female drivers who drink are more likely to be older, better-educated and divorced, widowed or separated.
New Kerala - May 26 06:12pm
Tougher stance on drunk driving
A Saint John teen orphaned in a tragic crash caused by a drunk driver hopes a tougher stance on those who do drink and drive will prevent others from going through the same heartache.
Telegraph-Journal - 2 hours, 39 minutes ago
Murder charge filed in Laguna Niguel drunk driving case
A Placentia man accused of killing a pedestrian and injuring two others in a February car crash has been charged with murder and driving under the influence, Orange County prosecutors said Tuesday.
Los Angeles Times - May 24 07:18pm
Police: Woman with drunk driving convictions crashed into cars in Melilli lot
MIDDLETOWN - A woman with a prior drunk driving conviction was arrested Saturday after crashing into several parked cars while attempting to leave a public parking lot.
The Middletown Press - May 26 01:37pm
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 - May 26 06:14am
Drunk Driving - Blog Results
Mum dobs in drink-drive crash teen
A drunk driving teenager who fled from a crash which left a 16-year-old boy fighting for his life was later dobbed in to police by his mum.
New Zealand Herald - Editor's desk - May 22 01:00pm
NSW learner hit with drink-driving charge
A learner driver had her licence suspended after allegedly being caught more than three times over the drink-drive limit in Newcastle.
The Sydney Morning Herald News Headlines - May 21 04:14pm
Using hand gels could put motorists at risk of failing breath test
Frequent use of hand gels which contain alcohol could put people at risk of exceeding drink-drive limits, research suggests.
Scotsman.com News - News - May 27 04:05pm
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Top DUI News: Friday, May 27th, 2011

DUI task force to patrol Southeast Valley this weekend
DUI arrests have decreased since 2008 in Mesa, Gilbert, Tempe and Chandler.
The Arizona Republic - May 26 11:32am
DUI Memorial Day Weekend Checkpoints From Thurs-Sun - LAist
Contra Costa County's "Avoid the 25" anti- DUI campaign b... - Contra Costa Times
DUI checkpoint planned for Lee Mem Day weekend - Gasparilla Gazette
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DUI charge dismissed against Braves' Lowe
DUI and reckless driving charges have been dismissed against Braves pitcher Derek Lowe. One of Lowe's attorneys, Cory Yager, said Thursday that solicitor Raines Carter, the chief prosecutor in Atlanta Municipal Court, agreed to dismiss the charges for lack of evidence. Yager says police video following the April 28 arrest showed Lowe "did remarkably well" in his field sobriety tests...
AP via Yahoo! Sports - May 26 01:05pm
DUI charges against Lowe dismissed - Sports Illustrated
DUI charges against Braves' Lowe are dismissed - Sports Illustrated
DUI charge against Braves RHP Lowe dismissed - ESPN
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DUI trial could determine fate of breath-test machines
An otherwise routine DUI trial that began today has major implications for drunken-driving
The Sarasota Herald-Tribune - May 24 10:01am
DUI breath-test results allowed in court, but a... - The Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Officer's mistakes lead to DUI plea deal for ex-police... - The Pueblo Chieftain
Changing The Way DUI Cases Are Handled In Tennessee - The Chattanoogan
all 7 news articles
Dui - News Images
Derek Lowe, Dave Wallace - AP via Yahoo! News
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ESPn's Harry Teinowitz pleads guilty to DUI
ESPN radio personality Harry Teinowitz pleaded guilty to DUI on Thursday and will avoid jail time after being sentenced to conditional discharge and community service.On March 4, the 50-year-old Teinowicz was pulled over by Skokie police on the 3800 block of Greenwood Avenue after a witness called 911 to report him driving erratically.The witness said Teinowitz got on the Edens Expressway at ...
Chicago Sun-Times - May 26 02:12pm
DUI Arrests In Oakley "Far Surpass" Neighboring Cities
Drunken driving arrests in Oakley far exceed DUI arrests in nearby cities. But why?
NBC Bay Area - May 25 04:30pm
DUI, murder charges in fatalities
The state attorney's office last week filed DUI manslaughter charges in a November, 2010 wreck and a second-degree murder charge in another high-profile vehicular homicide case from April of this year. Another DUI manslaughter defendant in an accident from July, 2010 will be sentenced on June 30 after he pleaded no contest in circuit court on May 17. In the first of the two newer cases ...
The Baker County Press - May 26 10:01pm
DUI, traffic checkpoints Friday in Deerfield, Dania Beach - Sun-Sentinel
ESPN radio host pleads guilty to DUI - Chicago Tribune
Circuit judge to consider new Randy Scott DUI trial - The Post and Courier
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DUI Checkpoints, Spot-Checks To Greet Travelers
As the unofficial start of summer is celebrated during Memorial Day weekend, police are urging motorists to consider the safety of others on Connecticut's roadways.
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford - 31 minutes ago
Ditka's son gets later curfew in DUI case
The son of former Bears Coach Mike Ditka will now have a 10 p.m. curfew after a judge Wednesday agreed to relax the conditions of his bond.Michael Ditka, 49, of Deerfield, had been under a 6 p.m.-to-6 a.m. curfew as part of his bond in his felony DUI caseBut Judge Raymond Collins Wednesday agreed with Robert Ritacca's request to allow Ditka to be out until 10 p.m. because the old curfew was ...
Chicago Sun-Times - May 25 07:04pm
Records: Ditka son's DUI charge upgraded to felony - Chicago Tribune
Ditka's son faces DUI charge - Deerfield Review
Ditka's Son Arrested For DUI - CBS Chicago
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DUI checkpoint Friday night on Northcliffe in Spring Hill
Times staff Times staff Wednesday, May 25, 2011 SPRING HILL DUI CHECKPOINT planned Friday ON NORTHCLIFFE The Hernando Sheriff's Office and Florida Highway Patrol will conduct a DUI checkpoint from 9 p.m. Friday to 1 a.m. Saturday near Northcliffe Baptist Church, 10515 Northcliffe Blvd. The checkpoint is part of an effort to combat impaired driving. For information, call Sgt. Gerard Schneider at ...
St. Petersburg Times - May 25 02:43pm
DUI enforcement operation planned for this weekend... - The Petaluma Argus-Courier
Drivers beware, DUI crackdown this weekend in Solano ... - The Vacaville Reporter
Two DUI Checkpoints Planned This Weekend in Valley - KPSP Local 2
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DUI charge dismissed against Braves' Lowe
ATLANTA (AP) - DUI and reckless driving charges have been dismissed against Braves pitcher Derek Lowe. One of Lowe's attorneys, Cory Yager, said Thursday that solicitor Raines Carter, the chief prosecutor in Atlanta Municipal Court, agreed to dismiss the charges for lack of evidence. Yager says police video following the April 28 ...
The Washington Times - May 26 02:33pm
DUI, reckless driving charges dismissed against Braves' Lowe - TSN
Sutherland Institute takes on government's handling of DU... - KSL Salt Lake City
Man gets 16 years in DUI crash that killed two in Ma... - St. Louis Post-Dispatch
all 62 news articles
Dui - Blog Results
San Francisco dui Attorney Michelle Spaulding of Summit Defense Attorneys Beats dui by Showing Officer Improperly Administered Field Sobriety Test
San Francisco dui defense attorney Michelle Spaulding finds that police make mistakes in dui arrests. These mistakes can result in the dismissal or reduction of dui charges.
RedOrbit News - Technology - May 21 10:02pm
Democracy Online | AZ dui Handbook | dui Attorneys Arizona Example
[Blog - by Israel Rothman] Z dui Handbook is a perfect example of the Democratic Meritocracy known as the Internet: to rank in organic SRP's (search results pages) for AZ dui Attorneys Handbook, AZ dui Handbook, What do I do if ...
Most Recent Politics - Associated Content - May 23 03:18am
San Francisco dui Attorney Michelle Spaulding of Summit Defense Attorneys Beats dui by Showing Officer Improperly Administered Field Sobriety Test
San Francisco dui defense attorney Michelle Spaulding finds that police make mistakes in dui arrests. These mistakes can result in the dismissal or reduction of dui charges.
PRWeb Sports Golf - May 20 12:18pm
Dui - Blog Results
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Top DUI News, Thursday May 26th, 2011

Jalen Rose pleads guilty in DUI case, says he had 6 martinis
Rose entered his plea today in District Court in Bloomfield Hills. He faces up to 93 days in jail and a $500 fine.
Detroit Free Press - May 25 01:46pm
Former Wolverine Jalen Rose pleads guilty to DUI charge
Former Michigan and NBA player Jalen Rose pleaded guilty today to one count of operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol.
Detroit News - May 25 04:49pm
Could Estella Warren's Escape Get Her Into Deeper Trouble Than DUI Charge?
Estella Warren's escape from police custody might wind up costing her more time than the DUI charge. At least according to criminal defense attorney Troy Slaten thinks so. Slaten...
E! Online - May 25 07:18am
Estella Warren Arrested for DUI, Hit and Run, Assault and Escape - E! Online
Model DUI, Cop Kick, Jail Jump - Fox News
Report: Model-actress busted for DUI, assault - MSNBC
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Dui -breath-test -check - News Images
Derek Lowe, Dave Wallace - AP via Yahoo! News
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Mom with DUI conviction to be released from jail with conditions
A South Burlington mother held without bail after pleading not guilty to driving drunk with a child in her car will likely be released today from prison.
The Burlington Free Press - 1 hour, 42 minutes ago
DUI suspect to be released from jail with conditions... - The Burlington Free Press
Vt. mom to serve time for DUI with kids in car- WCAX-TV Vermont
Are more parents driving drunk? - WCAX-TV Vermont
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Motorist detained for DUI
KOTA MARUDU : Police detained an intoxicated motorist involved in a fatal accident here on Tuesday night. A police team went to Jalan Korongkom after being informed by public that a motorcycle rider sustained serious injuries at about 7:10pm.
New Sabah Times - May 25 06:44pm
Records suffice for breath evidence in DUI, court says
The state's highest court ruled yesterday that prosecutors in drunken driving cases do not have to call a technician to testify that the breath-analysis device used by police worked properly.
Boston Globe - May 24 10:31pm
Cochise County Superior Court Sentencings - Douglas Dispatch
Court Log - Brattleboro Reformer
Correction: Court Actions and DUIs - Reno Gazette-Journal
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Multiple DUI offender sent to prison - again
The North Platte Telegraph Richard Smith was sentenced to spend the next 2 to 5 years in prison after previously pleading guilty to a third DUI charge, a Class 3A felony, which carries up to 5 years in prison.
North Platte Telegraph - May 25 05:48am
Joseph Niles pleads guilty to sexual assault charge - North Platte Telegraph
Radiator theft leads to jail time - North Platte Telegraph
Stabbing suspect set for trial - North Platte Telegraph
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Henderson city attorney off to rehab after DUI arrest while on the clock
The Henderson City Attorney accused of having bottles of wine before going on a destructive drive is admitting she needs help.
KTNV Las Vegas - May 24 10:15pm
Henderson City Attorney Quillen Arrested For Dui - Las Vegas Review-Journal
Quillin Seeking Treatment Following DUI Arrest - FOX 5 Las Vegas
Nevada city attorney facing hit-run, DUI charges - KTVN Reno
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Proposed DUI Chekpoint Law Draws Criticism
A new bill working its way through the State Assembly would limit where officers can set up the checkpoints and what they can look for.
KNVN Chico-Redding - May 23 05:41pm
State Sen. Ward: DUI ignition interlock bill likely to pass Senate
Alabama is the only state without some type of DUI ignition interlock law. State lawmakers, back in session May 24 after a two-week break, have tried to change that several times in past years.
Alabaster Reporter - May 24 01:04pm
Tougher DUI bill passes - Omaha World-Herald
Janie Parks: New DUI Bill for Tennessee - The Chattanoogan
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Top DUI News, Wedneday May 25th, 2011

MADD Brings Together Nashville Area Residents for Annual Walk Like MADD to Eliminate Drunk Driving
NASHVILLE, Tenn., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mothers Against Drunk Driving' (MADD) of Tennessee will host its signature Walk Like MADD' non-competitive 5K fundraising walk in Nashville on June 4th, 2011. The walk begins at 9:15am at Bicentennial Mall State Park and will raise funds and rally support for MADD's Campaign to Eliminate Drunk Driving' . This year MADD Tennessee is thrilled to ...
redOrbit - May 24 07:08pm
Are more parents driving drunk?
High-profile cases of parents wasted at the wheel have grabbed headlines lately. Child advocates say the problem is not new, but seems to be on the rise as more cases get reported.
WCAX-TV Vermont - May 24 04:42pm
Murder charge filed in Laguna Niguel drunk driving case
A Placentia man accused of killing a pedestrian and injuring two others in a February car crash has been charged with murder and driving under the influence, Orange County prosecutors said Tuesday.
Los Angeles Times - May 24 07:18pm
Mom Charged With Driving Drunk To Be Released - WPTZ Burlington
Tarrytown man, a suspected illegal immigrant, drove drunk i...- The Journal News
'DWI' prosecutor's 'drunken boast' - New York Post
all 19 news articles
Drunk Driving - News Images
Indians' Choo faces drunk driving charge - AFP/Getty Images/File via Yahoo! News
Bolton's Alonso charged after fatal crash - AFP/File via Yahoo! News
Mel Gibson seeks new voice in glove-puppet movie - AFP/File via Yahoo! News
Robert Watson - AP via Yahoo! News
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Fatal Drunk-Driving Crash Hangs Over SJ High School Graduation
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- More than 450 seniors from Santa Teresa High School received their diplomas at San Jose State's Events Center Monday night along with bracelets for Mothers Against Drunk Driving and a picture of a Santa Teresa cheerleader.
KTVU 2 San Francisco - May 24 12:50am
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 - May 24 06:20am
Antioch man charged with killing friend in drunk driving crash
MARTINEZ -- Prosecutors filed three felony charges Tuesday against a 19-year-old Antioch man accused of driving drunk and causing a crash that killed one friend and injured several others.
Contra Costa Times - May 24 06:47pm
Grewal vows to fight for tougher drunk driving laws
Hiebert believes mandatory minimums should be reserved for when sentences aren't fitting the crime.
Cloverdale Reporter - May 24 10:45am
Actress Estella Warren arrested for alleged drunk driving, crashing her car and fighting with police
Actress Estella Warren was being held Tuesday on suspicion of felony drunk driving for allegedly crashing her Toyota Prius into a parked car, then striking an officer before trying to run out of a police station, sources said. Warren, who...
Los Angeles Times - May 24 12:33pm
Drunk driving arrest - cop threatened
An alleged drunk driver threatened a policeman to have him fired through his connections with "people in high places", the Western Cape High Court has heard.
News 24 South Africa - May 23 10:38am
Man gave "friends in high places" threat: cop - The Star
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Drunk driving incidents in China drop sharply after harsher penalty takes effect
Drunk driving incidents in China have fallen sharply over the past two weeks, as an amended Criminal Law which imposes harsher punishments on drunk drivers took effect on May 1.
People's Daily - May 17 06:21pm
Eastday- Drunk driving incidents drop sharply - Eastday.com
Public debate on drunk driving penalties as contradiction... - China Economic Net
all 3 news articles
Drunk Driving - Blog Results
Mum dobs in drink-drive crash teen
A drunk driving teenager who fled from a crash which left a 16-year-old boy fighting for his life was later dobbed in to police by his mum.
New Zealand Herald - Editor's desk - May 22 01:00pm
NSW learner hit with drink-driving charge
A learner driver had her licence suspended after allegedly being caught more than three times over the drink-drive limit in Newcastle.
The Sydney Morning Herald News Headlines - May 21 04:14pm
The Only Time You Can Drink and Drive [Video]
[Blog - by Casey Chan] Caztek Engineering has built a bike-bus that carries 14 people and moves by pedal power. As in, you sit and cycle to move the bus.
Naik's News - May 22 02:00pm
Drunk Driving - Blog Results
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Top DUI News, Tuesday May 24th, 2011

Fatal Drunk-Driving Crash Hangs Over SJ High School Graduation
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- More than 450 seniors from Santa Teresa High School received their diplomas at San Jose State's Events Center Monday night along with bracelets for Mothers Against Drunk Driving and a picture of a Santa Teresa cheerleader.
KTVU 2 San Francisco - May 24 12:56am
Drunk driving arrest - cop threatened
An alleged drunk driver threatened a policeman to have him fired through his connections with "people in high places", the Western Cape High Court has heard.
News 24 South Africa - May 23 10:43am
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 - May 22 08:27am
Businessman to be sentenced for fatal drunk driving crash - WWMT 3 Kalamazoo
Police: 44-year-old Boise man charged with felony injury... - The Idaho Statesman
Former Tampa pastor charged with DUI - Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
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Drunk Driving - News Images
Indians' Choo faces drunk driving charge - AFP/Getty Images/File via Yahoo! News
Bolton's Alonso charged after fatal crash - AFP/File via Yahoo! News
Mel Gibson seeks new voice in glove-puppet movie - AFP/File via Yahoo! News
Robert Watson - AP via Yahoo! News
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Drunk driving incidents in China drop sharply after harsher penalty takes effect
Drunk driving incidents in China have fallen sharply over the past two weeks, as an amended Criminal Law which imposes harsher punishments on drunk drivers took effect on May 1.
People's Daily - May 17 06:29pm
Drunk driving incidents drop sharply - China Economic Net
Eastday- Drunk driving incidents drop sharply - Eastday.com
Public debate on drunk driving penalties as contradictions appear... - People's Daily
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Bus driver admits drunk driving
A school bus driver admitted Friday she was driving drunk while she drove students on a field trip to Western Michigan University.
WOOD TV 8 Grand Rapids - May 23 10:10am
Drunk Driving Bills Headed For Governor's Desk
A pair of bills designed to crackdown on drunk driving are headed to Gov. Mary Fallin's desk for signature.
KWTV News9 - May 20 07:41pm
New simulator targets drunk driving
Clinton County STOP-DWI program's new tool will be used to educate people, specifically area youths, on the dangers of drunk driving, offering them a chance to discover what it is like to be behind the wheel under the influence.
Plattsburgh Press-Republican - May 21 12:34am
MADD Chapter Lauds Law Officers - The Lakeland Ledger
Sentencing day in felony DWI case - WIVB Buffalo
Suspect Found In Mexico, Charged With 2003 Drunk Driving Ac... - CBS Philadelphia
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Deaths due to drunk driving on the decline under stricter laws, attorney-general says
B.C.'s stricter impaired-driving laws have drastically reduced the number of drunk-driving-related deaths, according to preliminary numbers released by Attorney-General Barry Penner on Thursday.
Vancouver Sun - May 20 05:49am
B.C. drinking- driving deaths cut in half- CBC via Yahoo! Canada News
B.C's new impaired driving laws are decreasing deaths, dad... - The Globe and Mail
all 5 news articles
Drunk driver in police parking lot: RNC
Police in Corner Brook arrested a man for drunk driving right in their own parking lot Thursday night.
CBC Newfoundland and Labrador - May 20 06:20am
On-duty Taxi Driver Drives Drunk - Voice of the Common Man
Corner Brook cabbie calls for tougher rules - CBC Newfoundland and Labrador
Taxi driver was drunk: RCMP - CBC Newfoundland and Labrador
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Thornthwaite pleads to lesser charge than drunk driving
North Vancouver-Seymour MLA Jane Thornthwaite will not be stuck with a criminal record after she pleaded guilty in court to a Motor Vehicle Act offence, rather than a criminal charge, in connection with her drunk driving arrest during last year's Winter Olympic Games.
North Shore News - May 22 08:54pm
Trucker caught with 30 kg of ecstasy - North Shore News
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Drunk Driving - Blog Results
Rovers boss in drink-drive arrest
The Blackburn Rovers manager is charged with drinking and driving after being stopped on the M6 following a Premier League match.
BBC News | England | UK Edition - May 16 05:33pm
Mum dobs in drink-drive crash teen
A drunk driving teenager who fled from a crash which left a 16-year-old boy fighting for his life was later dobbed in to police by his mum.
New Zealand Herald - Editor's desk - May 22 01:00pm
NSW learner hit with drink-driving charge
A learner driver had her licence suspended after allegedly being caught more than three times over the drink-drive limit in Newcastle.
The Sydney Morning Herald News Headlines - May 21 04:14pm
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Top DUI News: Monday, May 23rd, 2011

DUI L-plater to "face the consequences"
A FEMALE learner driver was among dozens of motorists caught drink-driving across the weekend, as police launched the third phase of Operation Consequence.
Adelaide Now - May 21 10:07pm
Janie Parks: New DUI Bill for Tennessee - The Chattanoogan
Streets and Sanitation driver charged with DUI in crash - Chicago Sun-Times
Graphic DUI program comes to Beaumont High School - The Record Gazette
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DUI case against officer dismissed
The DUI case against a North Charleston police officer has been dismissed.
ABC News 4 Charleston - May 19 11:40am
Officer on paid leave after DUI - FOX10 Mobile
Officer back on the road: Judge dismisses charge of DUI - The Post and Courier
all 3 news articles
DUI: Kennewick man injured in 395 crash
A Kennewick man is being cited for an alleged DUI and reckless driving after crashing into a guardrail
Tri-City Herald - May 22 03:53pm
Multiple DUI offender sent to prison - again
The North Platte Telegraph Richard Smith was sentenced to spend the next 2 to 5 years in prison after previously pleading guilty to a third DUI charge, a Class 3A felony, which carries up to 5 years in prison.
North Platte Telegraph - May 22 05:36am
Judge to decide on DUI charges against Bisard May 31
A judge will rule on whether or not to drop DUI charges against Officer David Bisard May 31.That announcement was made Friday evening following more than four hours of arguments. A judge will rule on whether or not to drop DUI charges against Officer David Bisard May 31.That announcement was made Friday evening following more than four hours of arguments.
FOX 59 Indianapolis - May 20 04:09pm
Change of venue, DUI charges to be discussed at Bisard h... - FOX 59 Indianapolis
all 2 news articles
Alleged DUI Driver Crashes Into House
Airborne car crashes into Newark, Del. home.
NBC Philadelphia - May 19 03:38pm
Suspected DUI Driver Killed In Rollover Crash - KGTV San Diego
6 Hurt In Possible DUI-Related Crash In Tierrasanta - KGTV San Diego
all 3 news articles
Graphic DUI program comes to Beaumont High School
On Thursday and Friday of this week at about 10 a.m. Beaumont High School in conjunction with the California Highway Patrol and Beaumont Police Department will present an Every 15 Minute DUI prevention program.
The Record Gazette - May 20 10:45pm
Prison credits allow Nevada offenders out early
Jessica Winkle talks about her 1998 DUI accident, which caused the death of a young motorcyclist, and how it has affected her life since. Photo taken on Monday, Jan. 25, 2010. / David B. Parker / RGJ file
Reno Gazette-Journal - May 22 02:40pm
Man arrested for DUI with 3 young children in vehicle
The Alachua County Sheriff's Office arrested a Trenton man after they say he smoked marijuana and drank beer -- and then drove his three children, ages 9, 6 and 5.
The Gainesville Sun - May 22 03:14pm
Alleged DUI plows into stalled car on 91 Fwy, kills man - Daily Breeze
Woman charged with endangering welfare of minor, DUI - WHAS TV11 Louisville
Edwardsville man arrested for second DUI this month - KMOV St. Louis
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Vero Beach High School students learn hazards of DUI | Video
VERO BEACH Seniors at Vero Beach High School were shocked to find classmate Courtney Swan, 17, sprawled across the hood of a red Saturn with blood dripping from her bright blue prom dress onto the steaming concrete.
Indian River Press Journal - May 20 06:51am

Stories of the Week

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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