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Old 02-21-2014, 07:59 AM
 
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Old 02-21-2014, 08:20 AM
 
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This makes no sense.. probably drug/heavy alcohol related unless drivers are blind. Maybe bath salts are making their way up here from Miami?
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Old 02-22-2014, 04:34 PM
 
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Just another druggie or drunk.
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Old 02-22-2014, 04:38 PM
 
Location: Tampa, FL
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Just another druggie or drunk.
just wait until marijuana is thrown into the mix.....mass deadly chaos on the roads.
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Old 02-22-2014, 05:59 PM
 
Location: Tampa, FL
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just wait until marijuana is thrown into the mix.....mass deadly chaos on the roads.
Have accidents where people are impaired increased in Colorado?
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Old 02-22-2014, 06:03 PM
 
Location: Tampa, FL
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I can speak for Wash State -there was a significant increase in the number of DUI arrests

Pot smokers arrested for DUI: A record high in Washington - CSMonitor.com
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Old 02-22-2014, 06:14 PM
 
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I don't see marra wanna making much of a change.
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Old 02-22-2014, 06:20 PM
 
Location: Idaho
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Cops are gonna hit it hard and heavy to boost the numbers regardless; additional personnel have been hired and earmarked for interdiction.
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Old 02-22-2014, 07:31 PM
 
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I can speak for Wash State -there was a significant increase in the number of DUI arrests

Pot smokers arrested for DUI: A record high in Washington - CSMonitor.com
They are just detecting the background data, which is already there. Here is the key from the same article you posted

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Calkins said that, in the first half of the year, the overall number of people pulled over by the State Patrol on suspicion of driving under the influence, whether of alcohol or drugs, remained roughly on par with figures from the last two years.
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Old 02-22-2014, 08:41 PM
 
Location: Sinkholeville
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Around 2 AM, as usual.

Coincidence? Or is that about when the bars close?

Or maybe the libraries?
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