False Positive?

False Positive? Defendants convicted of driving while intoxicated (DWI) can be required to install ignition interlock devices in their cars.The device measures the driver’s breath alcohol content.In the world of ignition interlocks, one of the biggest misnomers is the phrase “false positive.” The ethanol specific fuel cell, which drives the breath alcohol ignition interlock device […]

More on Ignition Interlocks

In Martin Kehoe’s last two posts he wrote about Leandra’s Law in New York State (NYS) and Melanie’s Law in Massachusetts. As stated before, NYS is one of the first states to introduce first-time-offender, mandatory interlocks. The estimate is that there will be almost 25,000 interlocks ordered in NYS during the next year. Compare that to the […]