Latest DWI court Stories

2011-02-11 00:00:46

Schwartzapfel, a founding lawyer of New York's Schwartzapfel Partners, says those who have allied to reduce DWI-related deaths must now find ways to reduce the number of drunk drivers. Nassau County, NY (PRWEB) February 10, 2011 "” Steven Schwartzapfel, a New York lawyer whose law firm handles DWI accident cases, says a new report shows that despite an encouraging drop in highway fatalities, the percentage of deaths caused by impaired drivers in New York is not improving. A recent...

2010-10-26 11:35:00

BISMARCK, N.D., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has selected North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem's 24/7 Sobriety Program as part of a nationwide study to evaluate the prevalence and impact of SCRAM continuous alcohol anklets. The 18-month study is focusing on best-practice SCRAM programs in an effort to help other agencies considering implementation of the technology. North Dakota's program, first approved by the legislature in...

2010-06-23 08:00:00

LOS ANGELES, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Mr. Ticket, traffic ticket lawyer, would like to offer some advice on DUI offenses in the state of California. These offenses are taken very seriously and could have some heavy consequences for anyone who is charged and arrested for DUI/DWI. Driving under the influence or driving while intoxicated is responsible for many deaths in California. That is why officers crack down on it so hard. Any driver with a blood alcohol level of higher than 0.08% is...

2009-11-09 10:00:00

BUFFALO, N.Y., Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- As the country prepares to honor its military veterans November 11th, the Buffalo Veterans Treatment Court is employing a high-tech tool to help keep their community's struggling military veterans sober and accountable. The veterans program began using the technology, known as SCRAM (for Secure Continuous Remote Alcohol Monitor), in December of 2008 in order to help manage the epidemic rate of alcohol abuse and addiction among the combat veterans in...

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