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  1. High court limits drunk driving test lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    ... to get a warrant before measuring a driver's alcohol level. The states garnered support from Mothers Against Drunk Driving, which argued that public safety is a compelling reason that justified the laws. But civil liberties groups said states can't ...

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  2. High court strikes limits drunk driving test lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    ... and get a warrant over the phone in just a few minutes. The states garnered support from Mothers Against Drunk Driving, which argued that public safety is a compelling reason that justified the laws. But civil liberties groups said states can't ...

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  3. High court limits drunk driving testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Jackson Sun

    ... to get a warrant before measuring a driver's alcohol level. The states garnered support from Mothers Against Drunk Driving, which argued that public safety is a compelling reason that justified the laws. But civil liberties groups said states can't ...

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  4. What the Supreme Court's Drunk Driving Ruling Means for Breath TestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Your News Now

    ... to get a warrant before measuring a driver's alcohol level. The states garnered support from Mothers Against Drunk Driving, which argued that public safety is a compelling reason that justified the laws. But civil liberties groups said states can't ...

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  5. High Court Limits Drunk Driving Test LawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | CBS Local

    ... to get a warrant before measuring a driver's alcohol level. The states garnered support from Mothers Against Drunk Driving, which argued that public safety is a compelling reason that justified the laws. But civil liberties groups said states can't ...

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  6. Last Call: Alcohol TrivaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Valley Morning Star

    ... sail around the world in 1519, he spent more on Sherry than on weapons. a The founder of MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Driving) no longer belongs to the organization. She resigned after it became increasingly anti-alcohol rather than simply ...

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  7. More Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... provided 20 minutes to prepare a 5-minute speech. In his winning speech, Bradley spoke about Mothers Against Drunk Driving. Saint James Speech and Debate Team members in Salt Lake City for National Tournament. (L-R) Henry Olree, Olivia White, ...

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  8. Pilot program stops drunken drivers in Tulare County, could go statewideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | The Fresno Bee

    ... attorneys, however, say they would like to see more statistics on the topic. Advocates from Mothers Against Drunk Driving have been walking the halls of the Capitol lobbying for its passage this session in hopes it will go into effect Jan. 1. Since ...

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  9. Port Authority cops conduct DWI checkpoints this weekend at Hudson River crossingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | NJ.com

    ... of drinking and driving. Several Port Authority police officers were recently honored by Mothers Against Drunk Driving for their efforts in combating drunk driving. Officer Edwin Berdecia made 51 DWI stops in 2015 and received the MADD 2015 New ...

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  10. 1 ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    ... Alzheimer's, when they have been called to her residence. Jennifer Coley, who is a member of Mothers Against Drunk Driving, said she has a son who works for the KCSO and appreciated the department's award-winning anti-DUI efforts. Both Ward and ...

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  11. EDITORIAL: Outrage at sentence may open a new eraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The slap-on-the-wrist sentence for Brock Turner in the attempted rape of an unconscious woman outside a Stanford frat party last year set off an explosion of national outrage, including a movement to recall the judge. Could it be a turning point? Could this be the kind of pivot that Mothers Against Drunk Driving brought about a few decades ago -- the shift from giving drinking and driving a winking pass to the broad social rejection of drunken driving as illegal and just plain wrong? That is the societal shift needed to reverse the trend of campus sexual assault, date rape -- all the nuances of the behavior that now leaves one in five women saying she's been sexually assaulted during her college years.

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  12. MADD chapter to open in JacksonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Jacksonville Daily News

    Requests from local families have facilitated a Mothers Against Drunk Driving chapter in Jacksonville, and the first meeting will be held this weekend.

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  13. Want to stop drunk drivers from reoffending? Lock them outRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Los Angeles Times

    ... and supporters of victims of drunk driving participate in the 9th annual Walk Like MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Driving) in Huntington Beach on Oct. 18, 2014. Families, friends and supporters of victims of drunk driving participate in the 9th annual ...

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  14. Navy faces 'balancing act' in knowing when to end alcohol ban in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Egregious cases of roadway deaths caused by inebriated drivers led to the founding of Mothers Against Drunk Driving in the United States in 1985. It was those drivers, those "bad apples," that fueled MADD's campaign for stricter enforcement of ...

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  15. Boating Safety Awareness EventRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Western Star

    Details : Mothers Against Drunk Driving, , the Bay of Islands Yacht Club , and Fisheries and Oceans Canada , are pleased to present a Boating Safety Awareness event to promote knowledge and awareness of safe boating practices, precautions and equipment. The event will take place at the Bay of Islands Yacht Club, foot of Pike's Avenue, Corner Brook from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. Friday 17 June 2016.

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  16. Editorial: Snapshots from the nation's pressRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 12 | Daily Camera

    ... to recall the judge. Could it be a turning point? Could this be the kind of pivot that Mothers Against Drunk Driving brought about a few decades ago - the shift from giving drinking and driving a winking pass (unless you killed someone) to the broad ...

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  17. Editorial: Outrage at Brock Turner sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 11 | The Daily Democrat

    ... with their Bay Area peers. Could it be a turning point? Could this be the kind of pivot that Mothers Against Drunk Driving brought about a few decades ago - the shift from giving drinking and driving a winking pass (unless you killed someone) to the ...

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  18. Brock Turner sentence outrage may open new eraRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | Inside Bay Area

    The slap-on-the-wrist sentence for Brock Turner in the sexual assault of an unconscious woman outside a Stanford frat party last year set off an explosion of national outrage, including a movement to recall the judge. Could it be a turning point? Could this be the kind of pivot that Mothers Against Drunk Driving brought about a few decades ago -- the shift from giving drinking and driving a winking pass to the broad social rejection of drunken driving as not only illegal but just plain wrong? That is the societal shift needed to reverse the trend of campus sexual assault, date rape -- all the nuances of the behavior that now leaves one in five women saying she's been sexually assaulted during her college years.

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  19. Ignition Interlock Bill Proposed to Stop Drunk DriversRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 10 | NBC San Diego

    ... interlocks, one victim's mother said Friday in San Diego. Nina Walker, a board member of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD), lost her 22-year-old daughter in 2001 because of a drunk driver. Walker, along with MADD National President Colleen ...

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  20. Ride-booking apps reduce drunken driving deaths, arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 10 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... offers a convenient way for those who've had a few drinks to get a sober ride home." Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) is on board; that agency co-sponsored a study with Uber that measured the statistics in Seattle, and found "Using publicly ...

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