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MADD Survey Says Most People Have Seen People Attempting to Drive Drunk

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) has released a new survey showing that most people have witnessed someone attempting to drive after they’ve had too many to drink. Continue reading

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School Punishes Student for Stopping Drunk Driver, MADD Agrees with School

According to Mothers Against Drunk Driving’s (MADD) website, their mission is “to stop drunk driving, support the victims of this violent crime and prevent underage drinking.” Why, then, is MADD supporting the punishment of a sober driver who sought to prevent a drunk driver? Continue reading

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Happy Belated Birthday, DUI!

I’m a little late this year, but better late than never. Continue reading

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Tweeting DUI Checkpoints a Good Thing?

Frustrated with the public’s knowledge of the location of California DUI checkpoints, California law enforcement agencies have begun to conduct their checkpoints at unexpected locations at unexpected times. Continue reading

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What is MADD’s Victim Impact Panel?

One of my clients was ordered to attend a Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Victim Impact Panel as part of his DUI sentence. He asked me what it was and what to expect. After explaining it to him, I thought it was probably a question that many people have as attendance at “VIP” meetings are becoming a popular term of DUI probation. Continue reading

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