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2013-06-19 23:02:37

New Jersey DWI Lawyer Evan Levow of Levow & Associates, P.A., weighs in on the National Transportation Safety Board recommendation to drop the blood alcohol content level that constitutes drunken driving. (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) recently recommended that all states join together and lower the legal limit for drivers´ blood alcohol content (BAC) from 0.08 to 0.05. If New Jersey accepts this recommendation to lower the BAC legal limit, a...

2013-06-14 23:17:35

According to a recent study, 40% of designated drivers were actually drinking themselves the same evening. Those with an alcohol addiction should check into a professional detox center like Harbor Village and get the safe, effective help needed for recovery. Miami, FL (PRWEB) June 14, 2013 According to FoxNews.com (6/10), a study conducted by the University of Florida reports that 40% of those serving as designated drivers had been drinking. Of those drivers, half had a blood alcohol...

Designated Drivers Not Always Sober
2013-06-10 15:16:01

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online About 35 percent of designated drivers leave the bar with some alcohol in their bloodstream, according to a new study from the University of Florida. Of those found drinking in the study, about half had blood alcohol content (BAC) level above .05 — the threshold recommended by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) in May. "If you look at how people choose their designated drivers, oftentimes they're chosen by who is...

2013-06-06 23:25:12

The U.S. Supreme Court case of Missouri v. McNeely decided that nonconsensual and warrantless blood draws could not usually be conducted, even in the case of a suspected drunk driver. California DUI defense lawyer James Knox of Milligan, Beswick, Levine & Knox LLP applauds this victory for constitutional rights. (PRWEB) June 06, 2013 The U.S. Supreme Court released its opinion in Missouri v. McNeely (No. 11—1425) on April 17, 2013. The justices decided that police should not be...

2013-05-25 23:00:43

While some will be spending their Memorial Day weekend respectfully honoring those who have died serving our Country, many others will simply enjoy their time off from work with prolonged partying and recklessness. The DUI attorneys at MacGregor & Collins, LLP have provided a Memorial Day Weekend DUI checklist to help keep this weekend´s party-goers out of trouble. Newport Beach, California (PRWEB) May 25, 2013 While some will be spending their Memorial Day weekend respectfully...

2013-05-22 23:27:00

Memorial weekend is the start of summer and also a weekend targeted for drunk drivers in Texas. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) May 22, 2013 The Memorial Day weekend is the start of the summer season with many Texas families going on vacation and traveling extensively. Summer is also a time when the number of drunk driving accidents in the Houston area increases. Houston has long held the dubious distinction of having the most fatal alcohol related accidents of any major metropolitan area in the...

2013-05-20 23:04:03

Auto Accident Attorney Jason Waechter discusses the NTSB's proposed changes to the legal blood-alcohol limit for all drivers in the United States. Southfield, MI (PRWEB) May 20, 2013 On Tuesday, May 14, 2013 the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) recommended the blood-alcohol content (BAC) to be reduced from 0.08 to 0.05. According to a NTSB press release, research “showed that although impairment begins with the first drink, by 0.05 BAC, most drivers experience a decline in...

2013-05-17 23:03:36

According to the Los Angeles Times, the National Transportation Safety Board has requested that the government use incentives to convince states to lower the allowable blood alcohol content (BAC) for drivers. MacGregor Collins DUI attorneys believe that decreasing driver´s allowable BAC levels may create additional problems and result in unwanted side effects. Orange County, California (PRWEB) May 17, 2013 According to the Los Angeles Times (May 14, 2013), the National Transportation...

2013-05-15 23:28:15

In Ontario, G1 licensed drivers must abide by certain restrictions while learning to drive a vehicle. These tips by InsuranceHotline.com will help new drivers understand these restrictions to avoid a potential license suspension. (PRWEB) May 15, 2013 The graduated licensing system in Ontario is designed to help drivers to ease into becoming fully licensed driver and ensure they get enough practice time in behind the wheel. The G1 license is the first stage of the system, and drivers...


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callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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