Party People, Prepare for a .05 DUI Alcohol Limit
There's a movement afoot to lower the threshold to .05, which some of the lighter weights among us could hit in under an hour with just a few drinks under their belts.
Wed May 15, 2013
Southeast Texans react to proposal to lower legal blood alcohol level
According the National Transportation Safety Board , alcohol related crashes account for nearly 10,000 deaths on U.S. roads every year, and no state sees more of those deaths than Texas.
Tue May 14, 2013
KOB-TV New Mexico
NTSB wants to lower legal BAC levels
If it was up to Mothers Against Drunk Driving, a point zero- zero behind the wheel is the would be the only acceptable blood alcohol level.
Mon May 13, 2013
DWI checkpoints start this weekend in Portsmouth
"We are confident that these upcoming checkpoints will be no exception," police said in a press release.
Fri May 10, 2013
Liquor store union ad campaign raises questions
There's a good chance you've heard a commercial running on Harrisburg radio stations, but it's mostly intended for the ears of lawmakers who are mulling liquor privatization.
Thu May 09, 2013
The Waterloo Region Record
Another view: Give it a try
Random breath testing is at the top of the wish list of Mothers Against Drunk Driving.
MADD honors local police officers for service
Mothers Against Drunk Driving, the Avoid the 7 campaign and the California Office of Traffic Safety recently honored the many local officers who have worked for a year to crack down on local drunk driving.
Wed May 08, 2013
WCSH 6 Portland
Bill could allow first time OUI offenders to keep license
First time O.U.I. offenders might not have to lose their driver's license, but they will need to pay for it.
Virginia this Morning: Mothers Against Drunk Driving
Their mission is to stop drunk driving, support victims of this often deadly crime and prevent underage drinking.
Fauquier deputies awarded for outstanding DUI enforcement
Mothers Against Drunk Driving hailed four Fauquier sheriff's deputies for excellence in curtailing intoxicated drivers.
Wed May 01, 2013
Prosecutors: Accused Petaluma cop legally drunk in scooter crash
A Petaluma police officer was legally drunk when he crashed a scooter on a public golf course during a department tournament last fall, prosecutors said Wednesday.
MADD helps save lives
I appreciate this opportunity to write about Mothers Against Drunk Driving, one of the largest crime victim organizations in the United States.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Mothers Against Drunk Driving host Fort Lauderdale walk
Hundreds of South Floridians lined up at Fort Lauderdale's Huizenga Park Sunday morning to show support for Mothers Against Drunk Driving, or MADD.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
The News Journal
Study busts myth about teen drinking deaths
When it comes to teenagers and alcohol, drunken driving is far from the only thing that should concern parents.
Sun Apr 21, 2013
Driving not No. 1 alcohol danger to teens
For more than three decades, Mothers Against Drunk Driving has been teaching the public about the dangers of drunken driving especially involving young people.
Tyler Morning Telegraph
MADD director to be show and #8217;s guest
Leslie Watson, executive director of MADD -- Mothers Against Drunk Driving -- will be the featured guest on this week's Tyler Chamber Radio show.
Fri Apr 19, 2013
Douglas County Sentinel
Mothers Against Drunk Driving 2013 Candlelight Vigil
MADD's annual vigil is for victims, survivors, advocates, friends and their families or those emotionally impacted by the crime of drunk or impaired driving.
MADD urges parents to talk to children about alcohol dangers on April 21
Preventing traffic-related deaths is not the only concern of Mothers Against Drunk Driving, which also is striving to raise awareness of the dangers of underage drinking.
MADD stresses role of parents to curb underage drinking
Mothers Against Drunk Driving has marked April 21 as "PowerTalk 21," a day for parents to talk with their children about alcohol.