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Alcohol Law

STRICTER DUI LAWS IN WISCONSIN??? There are times when people drive home under the influence of alcohol. Many times, people get home without getting pulled over by the local police department, sheriff’s department or the state patrol. Drivers who do get pulled over for drunk driving will be arrested and need to hire an attorney. Lawyers represent men and women in the courtroom, and negotiate lighter sentences with judge and district attorney’s office, there are even times when the case...

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Alcohol and Driving While Intoxicated

Alcohol and Driving While Intoxicated Alcohol is a drug, a very popular drug. Alcohol has been around for a long time, and people have always enjoyed it's effects. Many people have passions for alcohol, some people have refrigerators filled with beer, many others are wine connoisseurs. Alcohol always seems to liven up the party. But no madder what your preference is, alcohol can be very dangerous when combined with the operation of an automobile. If you can remember only a few things...

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Alluring Alcohol

Alluring Alcohol The Deadly Mistake More Women Are Making was an article featured in Cosmopolitan magazine's October 2011 edition. The typical readers of this magazine are college-aged females and older, and as school was just starting back, the timing of this article was more than a coincidence. Stephanie Booth, a popular blogger and MBA graduate presents her article in a stern, yet reflective manner. She uses statistics, polls and radical stories to keep the attention...

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Drinking Age MN

age. With many alcohol-related injuries and deaths in teens, possible loss of federal funds, and Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) protests, the Minnesota Minimum Drinking Age Act changed the minimum drinking age from eighteen to twenty-one. As a result, people have become more educated, alcohol related injuries and deaths have declined, and the state has saved over twenty-two million dollars. Before 1984, a person in Minnesota who was eighteen years old could drink alcohol legally. That all...

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Should the Legal Drinking Age Be 18

United States has set the law to age twenty-one. This age determination has been causing controversial issues evident throughout the country for decades.           As history is told, in the early seventies, twenty- nine states chose to lower the drinking age to eighteen. In response to a national mood against drunk driving, the National Minimum Drinking Age Act of 1984 became relevant and required all states to raise their minimum purchase and public possession of alcohol age to 21. States that did...

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We Can Fight in a War, but Can't Have a Drink?

the most logical sense in a country where anyone eighteen or over is considered an adult. In 1987 the United States passed a law mandating all states to have a twenty-one year old alcohol purchase age. This means over half of college students are not legal to buy alcohol. College kids are college kids though, and one way or another they are going to get their alcohol. Many people, myself included, believe that the legal drinking age should be changed from twenty-one to eighteen. “An 18-year-old...

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Arguementative Essay

Should Tougher Drinking & DUI Laws Be Enforced? Drunk driving is the act of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol. Because a person's motor skills are impaired while drunk, driving under the influence is a major threat to public safety and is a criminal offense in most countries. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration estimates that “40% of total traffic deaths in the United States are due to drunk driving” (GET INVOLVED). To determine whether or not someone...

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Teen Drinking

drinking ages in the world. For this reason, many citizens under the legal drinking age of twenty one find this unfair and defy the law. High school and college students ignore the rule and go overboard with excessive drinking. From 1920 to 1933 alcohol was prohibited in the United States. This occurred when President Woodrow Wilson started a temporary ban on alcohol in 1917 in order to conserve grain during World War I. Congress also submitted the 18th amendment that same year, which prohibited...

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The Dangers of Drinking and Driving

Traffic Safety Administration states that 60 percent of all teen deaths in car accidents are alcohol related. Drunk driving cannot only hurt yourself but also the cars and pedestrians around you. Of the 1,746 traffic fatalities among children ages 0 to 14, about one out of every six involved an alcohol impaired driver. To stop all the fatalities and injures from drunk driving awareness should be promoted, laws should be enforced, and students should know what to do if they are put in a drunk driving...

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Keeping the Drinking Age at 21

countries, the United States has a minimum legal drinking age of twenty-one. Although our laws acknowledge that at age eighteen one is an adult who possess sufficient maturity and judgment to operate a motor vehicle, serve in the military, perform jury duty, sign a contract or even get married, those same laws deny that same adult the right to purchase, possess or consume alcohol. And, while this is true, alcohol is already an easy accessible drug that can facilitate not only several detrimental health...

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