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Will Technology Help or Hinder Our Drive Home?


On DUI Central, we often discuss and reiterate the issues we have with the technology used to determine blood alcohol concentration levels. The most reliable method that is currently in use is the standard blood test. Since its creation, scientists … Continue reading

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DUI Drivers to Have Ignition System


A new law went into effect Oct. 1, 2018 in Nevada, cracking down on repeat DUI offenders. Anyone arrested for driving under the influence will be required to install ignition interlocks in their vehicles. The device was designed to make … Continue reading

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Kansas Considers DUI Legislation Overhaul


This week, Kansas senators began overhauling existing drunk driving legislation. The goals: write new laws that are more stringent on offenders and replace a defunct law after a 2016 U.S. Supreme Court ruling regarding the constitutionality of state-compelled blood tests. … Continue reading

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Tennessee DUI Fees Ruled Unconstitutional


A landmark decision came from the Tennessee Criminal Court of Appeals on Tuesday with the opinion that Tennessee’s DUI conviction fee system is unconstitutional. The fee system awards $250 to the Bureau of Investigation for every successful DUI conviction. The … Continue reading

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Retired NBA Star Dennis Rodman Arrested for DUI


Around 11 p.m. on Saturday, January 13, former NBA player Dennis Rodman was arrested for driving under the influence in Newport Beach. Authorities initially pulled Rodman over for a traffic violation near West Coast Highway at 11:11 p.m. He cooperated … Continue reading

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