Charles J. Fuschillo Jr.'s posts related to Drunk Driving

SENATE PASSES FUSCHILLO BILL CREATING FELONY CHARGES FOR THOSE CAUGHT DRIVING DRUNK WITH A CONDITIONAL LICENSE

             The New York State Senate today passed legislation sponsored by Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) that closes a loophole which allows someone arrested for DUI while driving with a conditional license to face only a traffic infraction.  

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO DISCUSSES BILL TO REQUIRE JUDICIAL APPROVAL BEFORE GIVING CONDITIONAL LICENSES TO DRUNK DRIVING DEFENDENTS

Senator Fuschillo discusses the need for his legislation to require judicial review and approval before giving conditional licenses to drunk driving defendants. The legislation was recently passed by the New York State Senate.

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SENATE PASSES FUSCHILLO LEGISLATION CLOSING LOOPHOLE IN STATE’S DWI LAWS

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) today announced that the Senate has approved legislation he sponsored to close a legal loophole which allows some intoxicated drivers to escape prosecution for DWI.  

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FUSCHILLO BILL REQUIRING JUDICIAL APPROVAL OF CONDITIONAL LICENSES FOR DRUNK DRIVING DEFENDANTS PASSED BY SENATE

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) today announced that the Senate has approved legislation he sponsored to stop those arrested for drunk driving from being approved for a conditional license to go back on the roads without a judge’s approval.   

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SENATE PASSES FUSCHILLO BILL CREATING FELONY CHARGES FOR WRONG-WAY AND RECKLESS DRIVERS

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) today announced that the New York State Senate has passed legislation he sponsors to create felony charges for wrong-way and other reckless drivers.  

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NY Daily News: Protecting kids from drunks

Voice of the People, January 10, 2011

Protecting kids from drunks

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Newsday: DWI deaths drop; impaired driving persists

January 3, 2011

by Will Van Sant

Drunken-driving deaths have dropped dramatically since the early 1980s across the nation and locally - the result of tougher law enforcement, safer cars and a less-tolerant public, experts say - but the problem of impaired motorists persists on car-reliant Long Island.

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO: BE SMART, BE SAFE, AND DON’T DRINK AND DRIVE THIS NEW YEAR’S WEEKEND

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) is urging residents to be safe this New Year’s weekend by not drinking and driving.

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO & D.A. RICE CALL FOR MANDATORY JAIL TIME FOR REPEAT DWI OFFENDERS

New York State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) and Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice today announced a new legislative proposal to require mandatory jail time for those who repeatedly drink and drive. 

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO: LEANDRA’S LAW IS WORKING

Over 650 Arrests Since Law’s Enactment One Year Ago 

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