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Are drunk driving checkpoints legal?

Drunk driving checkpoints have often been challenged on the grounds that they violate a person's right to not be subjected to an illegal search or seizure. Most drunk driving traffic stops happen when someone breaks a traffic law and gets pulled over. Checkpoints, on...

Summer celebrations could bring DUIs

The season for celebrations has arrived! Everything from graduation, prom, weddings and a variety of festivals will fill many summer calendars. Unfortunately, along with these celebrations comes the possibility of DUIs and drunk driving accidents. With a bit of...

Avoiding a holiday drunk driving charge

One of the quickest ways to sour your holiday spirits is to end up in handcuffs -- but that’s exactly what could happen if you get stopped on suspicion of driving under the influence (DUI) of drugs or alcohol. Halloween is coming fast, and it’s a major night for drunk...