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Top DUI News, Sunday, March 20th, 2016

DUI Arrest Totals from St. Patrick's Day in Oxnard
KEYT 3 Santa BarbaraMar 18 04:42 AM
From the Oxnard Police Department: On Thursday, March 17, 2016, between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 1:30 a.m.
Rep. Pabon arrested for DUI on St. Patrick's Day - KMGH 7 Denver
Cape St. Patrick's patrols yield two DUI arrests - NBC 2 Fort Myers
PennDOT plans for St. Patrick's Day week DUI enforce... - The Mercury
Charleston councilman arrested again on DUI charge
The Charleston GazetteMar 18 11:30 AM
By Kate White Charleston City Councilman Bernard Slater Jr. was arrested early Friday and charged with second-offense driving under the influence and driving on a revoked license. Charleston police pulled the councilman over on Washington Street East. He was being held in South Central Regional Jail on a $6,000 bail. Slater's criminal history, including three previous arrests on DUI charges, was...
Charleston City Councilman arrested for DUI offer... - WOWK-TV West Virginia
Miami dismisses kicker Semerene after DUI arrest
ESPNMar 18 06:18 PM
Miami dismisses kicker Semerene after DUI arrest
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Body Camera Captures Moment Alleged DUI Suspect Crashes into Police Cruiser
Suspected DUI truck driver wreaks havoc in Northwest Fresno
St. Patrick's Day DUI checkpoints set up in VT
4 hospitalized after Delaware toll plaza crash; driver charged with DUI
No prison time for woman in DUI crash that killed mother
Rep. Laura Bradford investigated for DUI in 2012
How does Prescott's DUI change his draft stock?
Suspect in fatal Davis DUI crash appears in court
After fatal DUI crash, a story of forgiveness
Police arrest man for DUI in deadly Davis crash
Jury finds Angelito Romero guilty of DUI murder
Weekend DUI checkpoint results
DUI patrols stepped up on St. Patrick's Day
Dak Prescott arrested for DUI in Mississippi
Tulsa Police make several DUI arrests
Illinois DUI Lawyer to Present at State Bar Traffic and DUI Seminar
LawFuelMar 16 07:16 PM
LawFuel.com – Law Firm and DUI Law News – DuPage DUI lawyer Donald J. Ramsell of Ramsell & Associates, LLC is pleased to announce that he will present at the Illinois State Bar Association’s Traffic and DUI Seminar on October 10.
Pinellas Wolf Pack operation nets 15 DUI arrests
ABC Action News Tampa BayMar 19 05:43 AM
A Pinellas County DUI Wolf Pack operation conducted by Pinellas County sheriff's deputies, Florida Highway Patrol and various police agencies in the county took 15 DUI suspects off the streets since Friday, authorities said.
Third recent Canes arrest: Kicker booted for DUI - CBS Sports
Man charged with DUI after crash that injured 3 - Chicago Tribune
Rep. Dan Pabon Arrested For Investigation Of DUI - CBS Denver
Nebraska WR Brandon Reilly cited for DUI
Dr. Saturday via Yahoo! SportsMar 18 05:14 PM
Reilly had 40 catches for 754 yards and four scores in 2015.
Suspected DUI driver sends 2 to hospital
Billings GazetteMar 18 10:20 PM
A suspected DUI driver pulled out in front of a car on Main Street on Friday night, sending two people away in ambulances.
Drunken driver convicted of reckless homicide in... - Chicago Tribune
Valley cops cracking down on drunken drivers
ABC 15 PhoenixMar 17 11:49 PM
Several Valley agencies teamed up for a special DUI enforcement taskforce on St. Patrick’s Day, all in a big effort to keep drunk drivers off the roads.
DUI Lawyer’s Controversial Checkpoint Advice
LawFuelMar 16 07:16 PM
A Florida DUI lawyer's advice to clients has started a storm of controversy for those seeking to avoid problems at police checkpoints. Warren Redlich’s Fair DUI blog has also started a viral video showing just what happens when his controversial advice is used.
DUI can cost a pot of gold
Camarillo AcornMar 17 06:57 PM
By Andy Nguyen andy@theacorn.com Motorists thinking of drinking and driving this St. Patrick’s Day shouldn't bank on the luck of the Irish. The Ventura County Sheriff’s Office plans to blanket local streets in search of DUIs tonight and Saturday night. Both nights deputies will be out on patrol in Thousand Oaks, Camarillo and Moorpark specifically looking for DUI offenses. read more
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Top DUI News, Saturday, March 19th, 2016

Man headed to work arrested for driving under the influence
WISH-TV IndianapolisMar 18 09:07 AM
BARTHOLOMEW COUNTY, Ind. (WISH) – One person was arrested for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence in Bartholomew County. After arriving on scene, it was discovered the driver, 24-year-old Zachary Perry of Columbus had crashed his vehicle on his way to work.
Maui man arrested after trying to hit girlfriend... - Hawaii News Now
Man arrested for OUI after truck falls through ice
WCVB BostonMar 18 04:43 AM
A Lancaster man who was rescued after his truck fell through the ice into a pond has been arrested for OUI.
NH Man Charged With Drunk Driving After Truck Fa... - CBS Boston
Lancaster man faces OUI charge after truck falls... - New Hampshire Union Leader
Man indicted in crash that hurt 3 Exeter H.S. students
Exeter News-LetterMar 18 08:28 AM
BRENTWOOD — An Auburn man has been indicted on charges he struck another vehicle while driving on drugs, seriously injuring three Exeter High School students last September.
Natick man accused of taking medicines before crime... - The MetroWest Daily News
operating under the influence - News Images
Louisville man charged with murder in DUI case
Pittsfield man gets 2-plus years in jail for two separate drunken driving accidents
Berkshire EagleMar 17 05:28 PM
PITTSFIELD — A city man has been sentenced to more than 2 years in jail for two separate drunken driving accidents about seven months apart — including one in which he struck a Lenox Police cruiser.
Whatcom County Jail report for March 3 - The Bellingham Herald
2 Muslims settle lawsuits over church services i... - WMCTV Memphis
Martins Ferry Man Gets Maximum Sentence for Offenses
The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-RegisterMar 17 07:26 AM
By ROBERT A. DEFRANK Staff Writer Judge Frank Fregiato handed a Martins Ferry man the maximum sentence for drunken driving this week in Belmont County Common Pleas Court.
Maynard man arrested for fifth drunk driving offense after driving without tire
Boston.comMar 15 03:46 AM
A Maynard man who was seen driving with only the scraps of a tire was arrested for driving under the influence Saturday morning, according to police.
Man behind child-abuse empire behind bars
AAP via Yahoo!7 NewsMar 16 07:31 PM
A Melbourne man has been sentenced to more than 15 years in jail over a depraved child-abuse network.
Wellesley man pleads not guilty to hit-and-run crash with bicyclist
Boston.comMar 14 12:23 PM
A 21-year-old Wellesley man accused of hitting a bicyclist and fleeing the scene while driving under the influence pleaded not guilty to the charges against him Monday, according to the Norfolk District Attorney’s office.
Man charged with DUI in hit-and-run that injured... - WCVB Boston
There is a sobriety checkpoint in Hanover tonight
CBS 6 RichmondMar 18 08:55 AM
Officers will stop all vehicles passing through the checkpoint.
Tubing under the influence could soon be legal in Georgia
News 12 AugustaMar 09 01:06 AM
Georgia Senate passes House Bill to allow people to use homemade or inflatable floating devices while under the influence of alcohol, toxic vapors or drugs.
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Top DUI News, Friday, March 18th, 2016

Ex-Iowa trooper sentenced after pleading guilty to OWI
KTTC RochesterMar 16 12:52 PM
A former trooper with the Iowa State Patrol has pleaded guilty to operating while intoxicated following a December arrest for a late-night home disturbance.
Lansing man arrested for drunk driving with four young kids in car
WILX 10 LansingMar 10 06:45 AM
Police in East Lansing say two of the kids weren't properly restrained at the time they pulled Cedric Darvell Jackson over early Wednesday morning.
operating while intoxicated -blotter -log -arrests - News Images
LI man accused of live streaming ride while driving drunk on Ocean Parkway
Former trooper just sentenced in OWI case
KCCI 8 Des MoinesMar 16 11:36 AM
He pleaded guilty to the charged last week.
Police: Sparta man charged with DWI while illegally taking his child to Florida
New Jersey HeraldMar 16 03:49 PM
SPARTA -- Speeding led to the arrest of a Sparta man who was attempting to take his 4-year-old son to Florida in interference with a custody agreement, police said.
Man charged with 12th drunken driving offense
WISN 12 MilwaukeeFeb 23 10:01 AM
A Green Bay-area man is charged with operating while intoxicated -- 12th offense.
Woman who bit, spit on Jackson Police officer arrested for OWI, assault
MLive.comMar 15 02:56 PM
A 53-year-old Jackson woman was arrested for operating while intoxicated and assault over the weekend after police say she spit on and bit an officer while getting her blood drawn at Allegiance Hospital.
Iowa principal on leave after being charged with OWI, carrying weapons
WQAD MolineMar 16 01:22 PM
A western Iowa high school principal has been placed on leave after he was charged with operating while under the influence, speeding and carrying weapons while intoxicated.
Whitestown traffic stop results in cocaine, DWI charges
The Observer-DispatchMar 10 02:07 PM
A Frankfort man is accused of possessing cocaine and driving while intoxicated following a traffic stop Thursday, Whitestown police said.
Two men face OWI charges following traffic stops
Mt. Pleasant NewsFeb 23 09:24 AM
Two motorists were arrested during the early morning hours of Feb. 21, for operating while intoxicated and other charges. Sheriff’s deputies conducted a traffic stop at 1:06 a.m., for a speeding violation in the 2300 grid of Franklin Avenue. Benjamin Frank, 32, of Mt. Pleasant, the driver of the vehicle, was arrested and charged with operating while intoxicated, second offense, an aggravated ...
Mure says he received multiple threats before fatal crash
KCCI 8 Des MoinesFeb 29 10:32 AM
Mure is on trial charged in the death of a passenger in his car.
Two motorcyclists arrested for OWI following crash... - FOX 6 Milwaukee
Three Manchester University students killed in car... - FOX 59 Indianapolis
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Top DUI News, Thursday, March 17th, 2016

Halifax police charged 31 motorists with impaired driving in February
Metro HalifaxMar 16 11:41 AM
Officers charged 24 male and seven female drivers with impaired driving last month, Nova Scotia RCMP said Wednesday.
Geneva man charged in city of Canandaigua with driving while drugged by heroin and cocaine
Gates-Chili PostMar 14 09:14 AM
Police also said Scott P. Springer, 32, of N. Exchange St. in Geneva, possessed heroin and Suboxone.
Heroin linked to crashes, overdoses in Lake Co. - News Channel 5 Cleveland
operating while impaired -blotter -Sentencings -quarters - News Images
Weekly rewind: 3D-printed ears, flexible screens, Yahoo and Kanye crumble
Atlantic director attending West Prince MADD chapter's Open House
The Journal PioneerFeb 23 10:43 AM
New members welcome
Boardman police make several weekend OVI arrests
The Youngstown VindicatorFeb 29 09:24 PM
Youngstown man faces charges after allegedly hitting police cruiser
Mid-Michigan attorney charged for role in accident
ABC12 Mid-MichiganMar 11 03:21 PM
A well-known Mid-Michigan attorney has been charged for his role in an accident that injured a pedestrian. Ed Czyuprynski faces one count of operating a motor vehicle while visibly impaired by a controlled substance, causing serious bodily impairment.
Akron woman sentenced to 2 years in prison for Cuyahoga Falls crash that killed her passenger
Akron Beacon JournalMar 16 01:08 PM
A 23-year-old Akron woman was sentenced to two years in prison Wednesday for charges related to a car crash in Cuyahoga Falls last year that left her passenger dead. Jessica Francis pleaded guilty Feb. 3 in Summit County Common Pleas Court to aggravated vehicular homicide, a second-degree felony, and operating a vehicle while impaired, a first-degree misdemeanor. Judge Mary Margaret Rowlands ...
Spot checks on Confederation Trail
The GuardianFeb 16 12:27 PM
One snowmobiler had to find another pastime for the long weekend after being handed a seven-day licence suspension during a spot check Friday. Queens District RCMP and the Department of Justice and Public Safety were spot checking snowmobilers Feb. 12 to ensure snowmobilers were following ...
WLW Radio personality faces drug, OVI charges
The Kentucky PostFeb 16 01:11 PM
"You should not be reporting this," Lisa Wells told WCPO.
Former Calhoun deputy pleads guilty to drunk driving charge
FOX 17 Grand RapidsMar 11 01:18 PM
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. – A former Calhoun County deputy has pleaded guilty to a drunk driving charge. David Bowers pleaded guilty to Operating While Visibly Impaired on Thursday, which was when his trial was set to begin. Bowers was arrested in December when he was found unresponsive behind the wheel of a personal vehicle at the […]
WLW radio personality faces charges in Miami County
The Hamilton Journal NewsFeb 17 04:20 AM
Our news partner at WCPO is reporting that a WLW radio personality and defense attorney is facing charges of drug possession and operating a vehicle while impaired in Miami County.
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Top DUI News, Wednesday, March 16th, 2016

Woman who bit, spit on Jackson Police officer arrested for OWI, assault
MLive.comMar 15 02:56 PM
A 53-year-old Jackson woman was arrested for operating while intoxicated and assault over the weekend after police say she spit on and bit an officer while getting her blood drawn at Allegiance Hospital.
Police Blotter for March 15
The Oneida Daily DispatchMar 15 06:33 PM
New York State Police Sunday, March 13: Zachary A. Wheelock, 19, of Verona, was charged with two counts of sexual misconduct and acting in a manner injurious to a child. Sunday, March 13: Bonetta L. Grabosky, 44, of Morrisville, was charged with driving while intoxicated and operating a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol content of ,08 of one percent.
Lansing man arrested for drunk driving with four young kids in car
WILX 10 LansingMar 11 08:35 PM
Police in East Lansing say two of the kids weren't properly restrained at the time they pulled Cedric Darvell Jackson over early Wednesday morning.
operating while intoxicated - News Images
LI man accused of live streaming ride while driving drunk on Ocean Parkway
Police Blotter for March 16
The Oneida Daily DispatchMar 16 04:04 AM
New York State Police Sunday, March 13: Zachary A. Wheelock, 19, of Verona, was charged with two counts of sexual misconduct and acting in a manner injurious to a child. Sunday, March 13: Bonetta L. Grabosky, 44, of Morrisville, was charged with driving while intoxicated and operating a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol content of .
Whitestown traffic stop results in cocaine, DWI charges
The Observer-DispatchMar 10 02:04 PM
A Frankfort man is accused of possessing cocaine and driving while intoxicated following a traffic stop Thursday, Whitestown police said.
Man charged with 12th drunken driving offense
WISN 12 MilwaukeeFeb 23 10:01 AM
A Green Bay-area man is charged with operating while intoxicated -- 12th offense.
Perth man charged by Kingston Police - Kingston Whig-Standard
Marijuana possession, driving while intoxicated arrests made
Cedar Grove/Verona ObserversMar 15 08:53 AM
Editor’s note: This report was prepared by the Cedar Grove Police Department.
Mure says he received multiple threats before fatal crash
KCCI 8 Des MoinesFeb 29 10:32 AM
Mure is on trial charged in the death of a passenger in his car.
Elkhart County crash uncovers identity theft - FOX 28 South Bend
Two motorcyclists arrested for OWI following crash... - FOX 6 Milwaukee
Two men face OWI charges following traffic stops
Mt. Pleasant NewsFeb 23 09:24 AM
Two motorists were arrested during the early morning hours of Feb. 21, for operating while intoxicated and other charges. Sheriff’s deputies conducted a traffic stop at 1:06 a.m., for a speeding violation in the 2300 grid of Franklin Avenue. Benjamin Frank, 32, of Mt. Pleasant, the driver of the vehicle, was arrested and charged with operating while intoxicated, second offense, an aggravated ...
Man suspected of 4th OWI, fleeing police
WISC-TV MadisonFeb 15 08:57 AM
A Cuba City man was arrested on suspicion of fourth-offense operating while intoxicated after fleeing from a deputy, according to a release from the Grant County Sheriff’s Office. A deputy spotted a man standing outside his vehicle at 9:05 a.m. Friday on Lone Road off Highway 80 in the town of Smelser. When the deputy stopped to see if the man needed help, the man jumped into the car and sped ...
WISC-TV MadisonFeb 15 08:57 AM
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Top DUI News, Tuesday, March 15th, 2016

Man "lucky to be alive" after van slams into building in Abbotsford
CTV British Columbia NewsMar 13 01:13 PM
Police suspect the man was driving while impaired, and are investigating.
'Pure luck' on Sudbury driver's side
The Sudbury StarMar 13 10:40 PM
A Sudbury man was impaired when he slammed into a driver stopped at a busy intersection more than two years ago, a judge has ruled.
Drug-driving "not worth the risk"
Haslemere HeraldMar 15 03:02 AM
HAMPSHIRE Constabulary is reminding drivers that "it's not worth the risk" when it comes to driving under the influence of drugs.
driving while impaired -Distracted - News Images
Police Release Aerial Footage of Impaired Driver Crashing Into Light Pole
Weekly rewind: 3D-printed ears, flexible screens, Yahoo and Kanye crumble
Impaired driving speaker off to Saskatchewan
Drayton Valley Western ReviewMar 14 09:39 AM
A former Drayton Valley resident whose father was killed in a fiery motor vehicle collision near Tomahawk in 2004 was invited to speak about impaired driving and its consequences throughout the province of Saskatchewan during the month of March.
Ford Driving Skills for Life Adds New Drugged Driving Suit as 2016 Tour Continues U.S., Global Expansion
Business Wire via Yahoo! FinanceFeb 25 04:00 AM
Ford Driving Skills for Life launches its 13th global tour with the addition of a new Drugged Driving Suit for its U.S. curriculum that's designed to stress the dangers of driving while impaired.
5 candidates in Saskatchewan election had impaired driving convictions
CBC via Yahoo Canada NewsMar 14 09:54 AM
Five candidates running in Saskatchewan's April 4 election have had impaired driving convictions, including three from the Saskatchewan Party and two from the Saskatchewan NDP.
Truck crashes into New Glasgow Shoppers Drug Mart
CBC via Yahoo Canada NewsMar 14 10:23 AM
New Glasgow Regional Police have arrested and charged a 47-year-old man with impaired driving after a 2014 Chevrolet Silverado truck smashed into the front entrance of the Shoppers Drug Mart on East River Road.
Man's licence suspended after allegedly driving while impaired by a drug
The TelegramMar 09 01:26 AM
A 24-year-old man had his licence suspended after allegedly driving while impaired by a drug early this morning in St. John's.
Police join campaign to crack down on drug drive... - Berwick Advertiser
Patrick school board vice chair charged with DWI
Martinsville BulletinMar 12 08:07 PM
Kandy Marshall Burnett, vice chair of the Patrick County School Board, recently was charged by Mount Airy, North Carolina, police with misdemeanor driving while impaired.
Impaired driver who killed elderly woman in Dollard-des-Ormeaux gets day parole
Montreal GazetteMar 12 11:26 AM
A West Island man who killed an elderly woman while driving impaired has been granted day parole on the sentence he received three years ago.
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Top DUI News, Monday, March 14th, 2016

MCSO: Motorcyclist arrested for third DWI charge
The Woodlands VillagerMar 13 12:53 PM
A 50-year-old man was arrested March 7 on his third driving while intoxicated charge after a witness noticed him driving his motorcycle while possibly intoxicated.
Trenton rollover results in DWI charge for one - The Observer-Dispatch
Blanchard mayor charged with DWI - KSLA-TV Shreveport
Putnam County men in custody for alleged DWI, ac... - Kirksville Daily Express
Ringwood: Police Blotter, March 13, 2016
The RecordMar 13 09:35 PM
Ringwood police charge a local man with possession of synthetic marijuana and make several other drug or alcohol arrests.
Bloomingdale: Police Blotter, March 9, 2016
The RecordMar 13 12:46 AM
A Sussex County man was charged with DWI (driving while intoxicated) following a late-night traffic stop, police report.
Cedar Grove Police Blotter: Feb. 29 to March 6 - The Record
North Arlington: Police Blotter, March 10, 2016 - The Record
Clifton Journal Police Blotter - The Record
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LI man accused of live streaming ride while driving drunk on Ocean Parkway
Man Arrested for Drunk Driving After Woman Dies in Flooded Car
From the left, Destiny Jaramillo, Juliana Martinez, Samantha Sanchez, and Charlotte Bordegaray, from Capshaw Middle School's Student Wellness Action Team, carry a sign during the DWI March of Sorrow ...
Nelson Alarcon with the Capital High School Student Wellness Action Team, leads the DWI March of Sorrow/March of Hope, with his drum on Paseo de Peralta on their way back to the Capitol on Wednesday ...
Woman faces DWI charge after rollover accident
Police: Naked New Mexico woman used heroin, pills and drank whiskey before high-speed chase
The News-TimesMar 12 06:13 AM
A New Mexico woman accused of driving while drunk and nude told police she had been "partying like a damn dog" after leading officers on a high-speed chase, according to news reports.
Police: North Texas man accused of drunken driving crashed into man in wheelchair
San Antonio Express-NewsMar 10 12:31 PM
A 31-year-old North Texas man has been charged with driving while intoxicated after hitting a man in a wheelchair.
10 mugshots show transformation of Texas man wit... - San Antonio Express-News
Two-vehicle crash sees both drivers cited for DWI
Quincy Herald-WhigMar 12 05:37 PM
HANNIBAL, Mo. -- A two-vehicle crash resulted in one driver being taken to Hannibal Regional Hospital and both drivers cited for driving while intoxicated.
Shortsville man charged with DWI after motorist calls 911
Victor PostMar 12 06:44 PM
Gerald Decker Jr., 43, of 5137 State Route 96, was charged Friday with driving while intoxicated and issued citations, Ontario County sheriff's deputies said.
Nutley: Police blotter, March 7
The RecordMar 12 09:10 PM
Nutley police blotter items reported through March 7, 2016.
Central Texas man admits to driving under influence of NyQuil, weed in school zone
San Antonio Express-NewsFeb 23 01:17 PM
A 64-year-old man was allegedly under the influence of NyQuil, marijuana and over the counter drugs last week when he was caught speeding in a school zone in Central Texas, according to an arrest affidavit obtained by mySA.com.
Falls man pleads guilty to DWI felony
The Buffalo NewsMar 11 06:52 PM
LOCKPORT – A Niagara Falls man pleaded guilty Friday to a felony count of driving while intoxicated.
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Stories of the Week

March 7th - March 13th Man accused of taking medicines before crash

February 29th - March 6th Judge won't stall hearing on drunk driving evidence

February 22nd - February 28th Central Texas man admits to driving under influence of NyQuil, weed in school zone

February 15th - February 21st New York judge arrested for drunk driving

February 8th - February 14th CSP wrote 1,012 citations for pot in 2015

February 1st - February 7th Mom allegedly on meth charged with felony child endangerment for head-on crash

January 25th - January 31st Wrong way semi driver arrested for OWI

January 18th - January 24th Texas man gets life in prison for 10th drunk driving offense

January 11th - January 17th Man Arrested for Driving Under the Influence of Marijuana Causing Death After Fatal Accident

January 4th - January 10th DUI case overturned in Kentucky Supreme Court

December 28th - January 3rd Man posts Facebook video of himself drinking while driving, gets arrested

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2014 Stories of the Year : Have One On Me

2013 Stories of the Year : DUI-ETOH or THC or Rx

2012 Stories of the Year : DUI at the End of the World 2012

2011 Stories of the Year : Snared By Draconian Drunk Driving Laws

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

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