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Results for drunk driving

Showing Deference to the Rich: 'Affluenza' and 'The House I Live In'
Originally Posted: 12/18/2013 - 1:29pm | Type: Blog

I know that God is the only truly just judge. I know that these tales of injustice in the criminal justice system will always be with us. Which is why I’m grateful to the ones who tell the stories, and why I u ...

NTSB Recommends Lowering Blood Alcohol Threshold for Drivers
Originally Posted: 05/14/2013 - 12:27pm | Type: Blog

The National Transportation Safety Board voted to recommend lowering the blood-alcohol content to legally drive from .08 to .05. The National Transportation Safety Board voted to ...

Incoming San Francisco Archbishop Arrested for DUI, Apologizes
Originally Posted: 08/29/2012 - 8:23am | Type: Blog

Bishop Salvatore Cordileone of Oakland, Calif., a leading conservative in the Catholic hierarchy who is set to become the next archbishop of San Francisco, was arrested over the weekend for drunken driving and ...

QUIRK: Man Arrested for DUI After Bringing Pet Zebra to Bar
Originally Posted: 05/23/2012 - 11:40am | Type: Blog

It's not uncommon to hear of someone arrested for a DUI, but when that driver has a zebra and a macaw with him in the vehicle, we've firmly entered the realm of the strange and unusual. Jerald Reiter is a farmer and exotic pet owner, who te ...