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MADD

Mothers Against Drunk Drivers. A US-based non-profit organisation, begun in 1980, that advocates stricter legislation against driving under the influence of alcohol (DUI) and underage drinking, and provides support services for victims of DUI collisions.

MADD

Mothers Against Drunk Drivers Public health An organization that advocates stricter legislation against DUI and underage drinking, and provides support services for victims of DUI collisions. See DUI.
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That's portrayed in a new PSA for MADD, which features a father and son, and a tagline that reads, "Some of the best Mothers.
"MADD's position on the 'Beer Summit' should remind Americans that the group once dedicated to preventing drunk driving has transitioned into leading the anti-alcohol movement," added Longwell.
But MADD's response is, to paraphrase: "We've done the research.
"There's no shame in asking for help with your grief--whether it's with an elder, a psychologist, or an organization like MADD, the key is to talk about it and start to deal with it."
MADD WORKING WITH COURTS TO HELP DECREASE DRUNK DRIVING AND ITS TRAGIC OUTCOMES
In addition to buckle-up safety, MADD focuses on advocating impairment prevention technology such as ignition interlock systems and offering age-appropriate programs to combat underage drinking.
To help agencies aggressively stop drunk driving through high-visibility law enforcement, MADD and the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) have joined together.
MADD helped me to contact the prosecutor handling my case to make sure that he didn't plea bargain down the charges.
A report issued by Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD), entitled "Innovative Creative Sentencing," shows that the benefits of creative sentencing are wide-ranging.
MADD Canada cites a difference of opinion over policy as the reason why the Beer Store has closed its doors to them, stating that MADD Canada's impaired driving policies are incompatible with the policy direction taken by the brewing industry.
World Gone MADD. MADD launched a new "child endangerment" campaign in March, which seeks to add a mandatory provision to every divorce agreement making it illegal for parents to drink and drive with their children in the car.
An international team of doctors recently reported successes in using ketones to treat three children with the rare genetic disease known as multiple acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency, or MADD. The metabolic defect renders the body unable to process certain fatty acids.