DUI

Driving high (DUI)

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Lots of people think that “driving under the influence” means that alcohol was involved; however, that isn’t true. Driving under the influence (DUI) can refer to alcohol and/or drugs. Unfortunately, millions of drivers in the U.S. do drive while being…
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Tiger Woods’ arrest highlights dangers of driving on prescription meds

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Although one can feel badly for Tiger Woods’ impaired driving arrest on Memorial Day, the incident highlights a very important issue – the dangers of driving while taking prescription medications. It can be as deadly as drunk driving, endangering everyone…
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NHTSA launches “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently launched its “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign in an effort to deter drivers from driving drunk. Every year NHTSA  has similar campaigns but this year they are trying something new….
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Is it possible to get charged with DUI when you’re not driving?

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Is it possible to get charged with Driving Under the Influence (DUI) or Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) when you are not driving a car? The answer is “Yes, you can”. In Arkansas there is a provision of the law known…
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Arkansas DWI and DUI penalties

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Before you decide to sit behind the wheel after you have had a few drinks or taken legal or illegal drugs that can affect your driving judgment, consider the penalties for such actions in Arkansas. Arkansas DWI and DUI penalties…
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How to avoid a BUI (Boating Under the Influence) personal injury accident

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Here’s the idyllic yet potentially deadly scenario: It’s warm, it’s summer, you’re out on the water in a boat with friends enjoying the sun with a few brewskies. You don’t see the boat in front of you. Two young people…
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Expect increased law enforcement presence for DUI drivers during Fourth of July weekend

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During the Fourth of July weekend, you can expect increased law enforcement presence throughout Little Rock and Arkansas. According to the Arkansas State Police, there will be a crackdown on drunk driving involving state, city and county law enforcement officers….
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