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How to reduce drunk driving
How to reduce drunk driving

People who have never been tested on a Breathalyzer are often surprised by just how intoxicated a person has to be to register a blood alcohol concentration of .08. It is enough to slur speech, impair vision, and dangerously alter perception and reaction time. You are, in a word, drunk and under no circumstances should be driving. It's an important point to understand because under current Maryland law, there's a distinction made between drunk drivers who test at .08 to .14 and those who test at .15 or above. It is only first-time offenders in this latter group — call them the extreme drunk drivers — who, if found guilty, must have an ignition interlock device...