driving under the influence

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Driving under the influence. The act of operating a moving vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or other neuropharmacolic agents

driving under the influence (of alcohol)

DUI, driving while intoxicated, DWI Public health The act of operating a moving vehicle while under the influence of alcohol. See Alcohol, Moving vehicle accident.
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It targeted driving under influence of alcohol, crossing the red light, racing on public streets and driving in the traffic opposite direction.
Anyone found guilty of driving under influence of alcohol, drugs, or any other banned subsistence will be banned for life, fined PS10,000 and have the vehicle crushed.
After determining that the man is under the influence of alcohol, the cops booked him for Driving Under Influence.
Road accidents caused by drunk driving, driving under influence of drugs or driving while intoxicated will be punished up to 8-10 years in prison and lifetime driving ban.
Bieber was booked for alleged driving under influence, resisting arrest and driving without a valid license but was freed after posting a 2,500 dollars bond.
As well as the four big killers it also aims to punish those driving under influence of drugs, failing to wear safety helmets, illegally using an emergency lane and illegally using a mobile phone while driving.
TPP charged the suspect with driving under influence of alcohol, accidentally causing a death and damaging property.
TOUGH PENALTY FOR DRIVING UNDER INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES
4 /PRNewswire/ -- Driving under influence of intoxicants (DUII) is an offense committed when a driver operates a vehicle while impaired by the consumption of alcohol, drugs, or other intoxicants.
After being bundled off to a police station on Saturday, she was accused of driving under influence of prescription medication and freed on pounds 2,700 bail.
The reality is that this legislation failed because it was expensive, shortsighted and wouldn't have done anything to prevent the likelihood of future injuries or deaths from driving under influence of intoxicants.
There were 61 cases of drunken driving or driving under influence of drugs, 42 cases of going through red traffic lights, and 11 cases of driving recklessly at high speed, the police said.

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