There is a tough commute in the Albany area today as the Capital Region digs out from a major storm. Be careful on your way to and from work today. Stay safe!
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 […]
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 […]
A commentary on hospitals’ duty to protect patients.