A Kentucky DUI Bill

There is a lot of debate throughout the Kentucky legislature about a new bill involving first-offense DUI convictions. Some lawmakers think it would “discourage risky behavior” while others think it is unfair to keep a first DUI on one’s record for their entire life. Read the article by following the link below its introduction below and decide what you think about this. What if legislation like this made its way to California?

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A bill moving through the state legislature would restrict people to just one first-offense DUI conviction in a lifetime. State law treats DUI offenses on a sliding scale, with penalties escalating for each subsequent conviction.

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