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WAJR of Clarksburg, WV is reporting that by a grant from State Farm Insurance and the West Virginia Governor’s Highway Safety Fund, the West Virginia Alcohol Beverage Control Administration has unveiled a DUI Simulator at WVU to kick-off a statewide tour. Supposedly, this simulator mimics the conditions drivers would face if they were impaired as […]
WBOY Channel 12 is reporting that “Buckwild” cast member Joseph Patrick Mulcahy was arrested earlier this month in Charleston, WV for DUI, Reckless Driving, and related charges. Court documents report that the arrest stemmed from an investigation made by WV State Police into a roll-over style accident. Firefighters at the scene told the troopers that […]
On August 13, 2013, the grandson of legendary NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt was arrested in Charleston, WV for a suspected DUI. According to WCHS 8, Bobby Dale Earnhardt was pulled over for making a wide turn at a high rate of speed at night. During the police encounter, Earnhardt’s eyes were glassy, his speech was […]
Warning: The Associated Press and Bluefield Daily Telegraph have reported that Mercer County, West Virginia has received a major federal grant that will allow its police to conduct “unlimited” DUI patrols. One location targeted for patrols is the intersection of US 52 and Route 123 in Brushfork. My advice is not to drive in this […]
The West Virginia Supreme Court has just upheld a DUI discovery request in the case of State of West Virginia v. Games-Neely, D.N. 11-1648 (2013). At issue is whether or not a Defendant is entitled to the records of a DUIbreath machine. Specifically, the Court held that a Defendant has the right to challenge the […]
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