Drunk Driving Laws: Rules of the Road When Crossing State Lines, 2nd Ed.
Drunk Driving Laws is the most comprehensive reference book specifically designed for motorists. It is well-organized so readers can easily find the wealth of information they need to understand the drunk driving (DUI, DWI, OWI) laws for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Every traveler should carry this book in their briefcase, travel bag, or carry-on luggage so it is easily accessible when traveling. Even the casual traveler will embrace the information. Within minutes you can learn everything you need to know about the drunk driving laws of each state. You will never be caught off guard in a strange city. If you are ever stopped for a DUI, you will know exactly what to expect and how to handle the situation. The book contains all the information you need to be informed about the drunk driving laws of each jurisdiction. The topics include: 1) A state-by-state overview of the DUI laws; 2) Relevant statutory code sections for easy reference; 3) Legal definition of driving (it is rarely what you think it is); 4) Elements necessary to establish drunken driving as a criminal offense; 5) Definition of legal impairment; 6) Penalty-enhancement period (i.e., how long it stays on your criminal record); 7) Criminal penalties and driver s license sanctions for each drunk driving offense; 8) Legal presumptions of intoxication at various blood-alcohol concentration levels; 9) Implied consent laws and procedures; 10) chemical testing requirements; and 11) Plea bargaining statutes. Drunk Driving Laws is the best book on the market when it comes to easily organizing and summarizing the DUI laws of each state. If there is any book you should have in your possession when traveling, it is Drunk Driving Laws. Don t leave home without it.