Daily Archives: April 23, 2007
Another rational approach to the drunk driving problem from the Mad Mothers, this time from their new "Impaired Driving Guidebook: Three Keys to Renewed Focus and Success", issued jointly with the federal government's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. From page 16 of that document:
HURDLES TO REFORM
- A judiciary that struggles to define itself and maintain its objectivity in the face of aggressive defense attorneys.
- An organized DUI defense bar more concerned with "winning a case" than with the carnage on our streets and highways…
At long last, the DUI problem has been identified: It's those darned lawyers! Now, if they would stop being so aggressive and just plead everyone guilty, we can stop all that carnage overnight…
(Thanks to Doug Hazelton and Troy V. Huser.)