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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He was also charged with driving under the influence of drugs and causing an accident.
Casey Hibbard, 22, of 439 Central Turnpike Road, Sutton, charged with driving under the influence of alcohol or .
Traffic prosecutors charged the 27-year-old defendant with driving under the influence of mind-altering substances and causing damage to private property.
Between 2010 and 2012, driving under the influence of alcohol, narcotics or any other intoxicants resulted in 219 accidents, 23 deaths, and 36 serious injuries," said Al Harthi.
Worcester, charged with marked lanes violation, driving under the influence of alcohol or .
Larceny-theft was the offense that resulted in the most arrests of persons under the age of 18, while adults were most often arrested for driving under the influence.
People convicted of driving under the influence could lose many of the most important things in their lives, such as family, job, dignity and money.
Uxbridge, charged with driving under the influence of drugs, possession of heroin and speeding, continued to July 1.
An arrestee filed a [section] 1983 action arising from his arrest for driving under the influence.
This result does not prove that driving under the influence of marijuana is safe.
The city also is participating in a statewide holiday campaign aimed at reducing driving under the influence among drivers 21 to 34.
While nationwide, one in ten drivers aged 15 to 17 reported driving under the influence of alcohol, the drinking and driving increased as the restrictiveness of graduated drivers license laws decreased.

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