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Facebook 'I drank' post not best idea for woman on DUI probation

The day after St. Patrick's Day, a young woman has to take a random breathalyzer test. She passes. She goes on Facebook to say she'd actually been drinking. Guess what happens next.

By March 29, 2014

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Local hero? Man tweets DUI checkpoint locations

Mr. Checkpoint is a man who alerts thousands of people where police are setting up DUI checkpoints in San Diego and the L.A. county areas. Not everyone approves of his motivations.

By May 26, 2013

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How Facebook and Twitter mess with DUI checkpoints

One of the more human aspects of social media is that people use Facebook and Twitter to warn their fellow men and women of DUI checkpoints. Now police are attempting to spring more surprises.

By April 14, 2013

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Apple bans DUI checkpoint apps on iOS devices

Apple updated its App Store Review Guidelines to reject DUI checkpoint-locating apps.

By June 8, 2011

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Apple and Google agree to review DUI app policy

Apple and Google have agreed to do a full review of apps on their mobile app stores that provide information about police checkpoints, specifically ones for drunk drivers.

By May 10, 2011

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N.J. town posts DUI photos on Facebook: Tag away?

Evesham Township, N.J., recently started adding photos of people arrested for drunk driving to its Facebook page as a crime deterrent. Good or bad idea?

By August 13, 2010

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DEWD, U think DUI is bad, try DWT

A new study suggests that driving while texting makes you six times more likely to crash than driving while paying full attention.

By December 22, 2009

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Police Blotter: Bid for breathalyzer code denied

Minnesota Court of Appeals says DUI defendant failed to prove that the Intoxilyzer 500EN's source code would "relate to his guilt or innocence."

By March 15, 2010

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Source code standoff in breathalyzer case

Minnesota officials haven't met a court-imposed deadline for turning over the source code to a breath-test device, which could lead to dropped DUI charges.

By September 4, 2007

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Ep. 142: Honda hybrids, Infiniti EVs and punishing driving while texting.

Honda talks about bigger hybrids, Cash for Clunkers might have been a huge boondoggle, Infiniti will get an electric car, should DWT be punished harder than DUI? And we take you for a ride in the frustratingly fun Scion xB.

By November 22, 2009