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Why Walker Stapleton's 11-Year-Old DUI Matters

Ellen Dumm | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Ellen Dumm

Colorado's treasurer accounts for $20 billion and manages a $6 billion investment pool of public funds. Integrity, responsibility and good decision making are critical to this job.

Walker Stapleton Needs to Be Honest With Colorado Voters

Cary Kennedy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Cary Kennedy

I do not believe Walker Stapleton has been forthcoming about what happened in his 1999 car accident, and the media has not verified the facts.

Woman Gets 15 Years For Crash That Killed 5 Teens

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

YORKVILLE, Ill. — A judge has sentenced an Illinois woman to 15 years in prison for causing the deaths of five teens in a 2007 alcohol-related c...

Police: Man Said He Will Drive Drunk Until He Kills Someone

TribLocal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A southern Illinois man reportedly told an Orland Park detention officer he will continue to drive drunk until he kills someone after being jailed las...

Is Lindsay Lohan Really Lindsay Lonely?

David Wygant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Wygant

If your best relationship in life is with a white powder, an alcoholic substance or any type of prescription drug, then you are living a very lonely existence.

Woman To Cops: Read Me My Amanda Rights

TribLocal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A 38-year-old Orland Park motorist is scheduled to appear in Cook County court Oct. 26 on a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol after all...

Woman Urinates On Car, Passes Out In Front Of Suburban Police Station

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

It was an easy DUI arrest for police last week when a man parked on a curb outside the police station and his female passenger urinated on the vehicle...

Naperville Leads Chicago Area In DUI Arrests

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

With the Fourth of July holiday bearing down, police departments across the Chicago area are preparing for another wave of intoxicated drivers. And...

New Mexico DUI Standard Redefined After Supreme Court Dismisses Case

KRQE News 13 | AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

SANTA FE (KRQE) - The state Supreme Court has overturned the drunken driving conviction of a motorist found passed out in his vehicle with the keys on...

Lessons From Lohan and Gibson?

Robin Sax | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Robin Sax

What can we learn from the recent media blitz on Lindsay Lohan and Mel Gibson? You may expect me to come up with some hidden message or special lesson here -- but sometimes the obvious is the hardest to digest.

Local Police Consider Posting DUI Offenders Online

Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

HUNTINGTON BEACH -- Huntington Beach police have proposed posting the names of DUI offenders online in an effort to cut down on the city's drunken dri...

WATCH: Cop On Tape Doing Shots Before Crash That Killed 2, Judge Throws Out Crucial Evidence

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A judge on Tuesday threw out much of the evidence in the case of a fatal DUI crash involving a Chicago police officer, claiming it was illegally obtai...

Judge Throws Out Evidence Against Chicago Cop In Alleged DUI Crash That Killed Two

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A Cook County judge issued a ruling today suppressing evidence against John Ardelean, a Chicago police officer charged with driving drunk and crashing...

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Colorado Springs Gazette | JOHN C. ENSSLIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Prosecutors had to dismiss or reduce nine drunken driving charges as a result of 206 errors a former Colorado Springs Metro Crime Lab forensic chemist...

John Ardelean Charges Dropped: Cop Accused Of DUI In Fatal Crash Walks (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

John Ardelean, a police officer who was seen drinking extensively just before killing two men in a car crash, walked free from the Criminal Courts bui...

Montana Man Pleads Guilty Of DUI After Being Convicted TIMES In Colorado, Once In Wyoming

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

BILLINGS, Mont. — A 49-year-old Montana man who apparently was intoxicated when he came to court for his trial on a felony drunken driving charg...

No Justice, No Jail for Lindsay Lohan

Stacy Schneider | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Stacy Schneider

Although Lindsay didn't get jail time this time, when she got treated differently from everyone else, she also didn't get justice.

Colorado Is the Best State in America

Scott Janssen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Scott Janssen

I saw my fair share of neighbors gardening growing up in Michigan, but I can't say I ever saw them doing it topless, like 52-year-old Catharine Pierce in Boulder, Colorado.

Mother Of Dead Boy Says She Told Cops Boyfriend Was Drunk; Cops Deny Claim

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Chicago Heights police today disputed the contention by a woman whose 5-year-old son died in a car crash that she tried to tell a police officer that ...

Can Senator Ashburn Keep His Job Now That We Know He Is Gay?

Emma Ruby-Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Emma Ruby-Sachs

Do we really think that Ashburn can do his job now that we know he is gay? While admitting he is gay, he maintains his commitment to the undermining of gay rights.

Chinese Drunk Driver Caught On Tape (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

An apparently drunk driver in China has been caught by CCTV as he drove through barriers and into oncoming traffic. The driver, who had been celebrat...

Chris Chelios DUI Arrest: Cops Had No Probable Cause For Arrest

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Battling a drunk-driving charge, ex-Chicago Blackhawks star Chris Chelios won a key legal victory today when a DuPage County judge ruled police didn't...

Norridge Man Gets 10 Years In Prison After Seven DUIs

Chicago Breaking News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A 56-year-old Norridge man convicted of his seventh DUI offense has been sentenced to 10 years in prison....

News Flash: Cook County Machine Covers for Its Own, Again

Andy Thayer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Andy Thayer

On Monday afternoon, Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez announced that she was taking a pass on criminally prosecuting a Chicago police officer who currently faces 34 federal lawsuits.

Colorado Springs DUI Tests Led To 162

7 News Denver | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- The number of flawed Colorado Springs police DUI tests has doubled to 167 since a crime lab audit last year discovered that...