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  • Driving Under the Influence

    Alcohol and DIU DIU‚ or Driving under the influence is a huge killer among young people in America. Many young people have been killed because of the effects of driving under the Influence of Alcohol. More than one-fourth of college students age 18 - 24 have driven in the past year while under the influence of alcohol. This statistic can grasp anyone by surprise. Driving drunk is much more common in today’s society than we sometimes think. Traffic crashes are the major cause of death for children

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  • Driving Under The Influence

    then you deserve to spend time in jail to think about your actions. Drivers First Offense of DUI Deserves Jail Time I was sitting and talking with a group of friends about different things in life. We ended up on the topic of people driving under the influence. I didn’t realize how many of my friends have actually done this. After this we talked about how they didn’t really receive anything but a small fine. I felt this was absurd and unacceptable. In my opinion people who are convicted of a DUI

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  • driving under influence

    Being arrested for Driving Under the Influence (DUI) Independent Research Project Driving under the influence is the act of driving a vehicle with blood levels of alcohol in excess of a legal limit. Legal limits may vary or change. As of August 1st 2010 Ontario enforced a new law which states that all drivers aged 21 and under must have a BAC (blood alcohol concentration) of zero. For drivers aged 22 and higher‚ there is a “warn range” of blood alcohol concentration which is from 0.05-0.08%

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  • Driving Under Influence

    Rumer 3:30 pm – 6:20 pm Brannan st. March 23‚ 2009 Proposal Essay: Driving Under influence of Alcohol Drunk drivers continue to plague American highways. They crash‚ they injure‚ and they kill. In 2000‚ 16‚653 traffic fatalities — 40 percent of all highway deaths —involved at least one drinking driver. Every year‚ just in U.S.A‚ almost 20‚000 people are killed in accidents involving people under the influence of alcohol. That means that someone is killed from alcohol-related accidents

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  • Driving Under The Influence Essay

    A DUI‚ driving under the influence‚ is the act of driving a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol level‚ over the legal state limit. If you get arrested and change for a DUI the state will prosecute you accordingly. Then there are the offense your first offense is a typically resulting in the loss of license for 1 year as well as federally mandated outpatient alcohol abuse program and probation. Those who have had multiple DUI will be fully prosecuted‚ as if the person. The behavior of driving and driving

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  • Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol

    enjoy. 6 F. Drunk driving can be stopped. I believe that drunk driving can be stopped‚ This topic is very important to a lot of people. Many people have lost loved ones either to or from drunk drivers/driving. On average‚ a drunk driver will drive 80 times under the influence before their first arrest. Every 53 minutes in America‚ a life is lost in a drunk driving crash. That Equates to 27 people every day. In 2011‚ 9‚878 people were victims of drunk drivers. Drunk driving needs to be stopped

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  • Driving While Under The Influence Of Alcohol

    Driving while under the influence of either alcohol or drugs in general is not a good idea‚ and is against the law. When you consume drugs or alcohol‚ it alters your perception of everything. You lose control of your thoughts‚ and how you will react to something. You need to have responsibility with your actions‚ and if you are not‚ you have to be prepared for the consequences. Don’t’ drive drunk; nothing good comes from it‚ and it is against the law. It is against the law to drive under the influence

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  • Driving Under the Influence Should Have Tougher Penalties

    Evonna Sawall Professor Kaefer English 1A April 8‚ 2014 Driving Under the Influence Should Have Tougher Penalties Although the punishments for driving under the influence are not pleasant‚ they are not effective enough. Laws for driving under the influence need to be tougher in The United States of America in order to decrease the amount of fatal accidents and repeat offenders. The best ways to combat these offenses are to increase fines‚ make the prison sentences more severe‚ and enforce alcohol

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  • The Influence Of Drinking And Driving

    hear everyday in our society. Drinking and driving is a worldwide problem which only few states have been able to regulate it. People who drive over the influence are not aware of the negative effect they may cause on the road. Governments are often creating programs to rehabilitate alcoholics and making conscious of the seriousness of drinking and driving. Also‚ news reports‚ broadcasts‚ and social media are a constant reminder of why drinking and driving is a demerit activity. The 24/7 sobriety

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  • Drunk Driving Influence

    about drunk driving or driving under the influence (DUI) in the United States‚ with some focus on Massachusetts first time offender laws. Also‚ I discuss methods used by law enforcement to decrease the incidence of these types of crashes on our nation’s roadways. It’s been stated that in our society about two-thirds of us citizens consume alcohol‚ it is no wonder that driving under the influence remains such a prevalent issue in this country. This definitely keeps the issue of driving under the influence

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