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Holiday DUI arrests down, fatalities up

Original post made on Nov 28, 2011

The California Highway Patrol is reporting that drunken driving arrests over the Thanksgiving weekend were down from 2010, while traffic deaths over the same period increased.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, November 28, 2011, 9:21 AM

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Posted by Old Ben, a resident of Shoreline West
on Nov 28, 2011 at 11:45 am

It's time to bring the penalty for the use of handheld devices in line with DUI penalties. It is equally (if not more) dangerous.

Turn 'em upside-down, like we do with DUIs.


Posted by AC, a resident of another community
on Nov 28, 2011 at 2:38 pm

AC is a registered user.

I wonder how many of the accidents were Black Friday shopping craze related...


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