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November 2013 Archives

Tinted windows lead to DUI arrest for actor Anthony Mackie

There are many factors that can go into a person's arrest for DWI. Most often, we think of a person driving in some manner that would lead a police officer to believe he or she was intoxicated. Smaller traffic infractions, however, can also lead to drunk driving charges as a recently celebrity arrest shows.

New York toughens drunk driving laws

The state of New York is notoriously tough on drunk driving. A few years ago, lawmakers instated Leandra's Law, which made it a felony to drive while intoxicated if there was someone 15 years old or younger in the car. The law also makes it mandatory for anyone convicted of this crime to install an ignition interlock device in their vehicles. Some people, however, have found ways around this rule.