Originally by CBS Local Philadelphia.com by Trang Do “Sources tell Eyewitness News police pulled over Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Josh Huff for allegedly speeding on the Walt Whitman bridge around 11 a.m. Tuesday. They say the officer then arrested Huff, after discovering a 9 millimeter handgun and less than 50 grams of marijuana in his…

Originally by Courier Post Online by Celeste E Whittaker Evesham Township in Burlington County is teaming up with Uber to curb drunk driving. The pilot program offers residents a free ride from select bars and restaurants to homes in Evesham. Town leaders came up with the idea after seeing a spike in DUIs. Users will…

New Jersey lawmakers have advanced a bill that would allow all convicted drunken drivers the option of having ignition interlock devices installed in their cars as an alternative to license revocation. The bill, which passed the State Senate 29-4, now goes to the desk of Governor Chris Christie. The devices require a breath test before…

New Jersey lawmakers have advanced a bill that would allow all convicted drunken drivers the option of having ignition interlock devices installed in their cars as an alternative to license revocation. The Senate Judiciary Committee unanimously recommended passage of S-385, sponsored by committee Chairman Nicholas Scutari, D-Union, and Sen. James Whelan, D-Atlantic. The devices require a…

This past week, on April 17, 2013, the United States Supreme Court issued a highly significant ruling concerning drunk driving investigations, addressing whether a search warrant is needed before police may conduct a non-consensual blood draw from a DWI suspect. In Missouri v. McNeely, the Court rejected the notion that a per se exception to…

Last week the New Jersey State Senate Judiciary Committee decided to postpone a vote on a bill allowing the state’s Motor Vehicle Commission to issue restricted permits to DUI offenders in New Jersey. These special permits would allow drivers previously convicted of drunk driving to operate a motor vehicle to travel to and from work…