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New impaired driving law launched in Alberta

A new impaired driving law that gives Alberta police more roadside authority went into effect on Monday.

“I’m very hopeful that it will reduce the incidence of serious injury and death as a result of impaired driving.”

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Jabiru receives care after leading rescuers on ‘wild stork chase’

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Feeding Tube

Driver who blew a .09 is not guilty of DUII, Oregon Court of Appeals rules

It might have seemed like an open-and-shut case when prosecutors charged a 62-year-old Coos County man with drunken driving.

An Oregon State Police trooper detained John Charles Hedgpeth under suspicion of driving his motorcycle while under the influence of intoxicants. 17 more words

The Oregonian

Lowering limit for DUIIs will save lives | Editorial

A new national report calls for lowering the legal blood alcohol concentration for drivers nationwide, with the goal of preventing drunken-driving deaths in the United States. 46 more words


Bob Layton editorial: Zero tolerance?

One of the dangerous ills of society we have not been able to resolve is the drunk driver.

Umpteen campaigns have not done it. Fines and suspensions have not done it. 192 more words


COMMENTARY: Getting tough with drunk drivers

Federal Justice Minister Judy Wilson-Raybould has hinted that the government is considering tougher drunk driving laws and sadly, it’s a debate we need to have sooner than later. 241 more words