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    NV: How Will The Law Prove Marijuana DUI Cases?

    Elko — Law officials currently deal with marijuana use on a regular basis. When the drug becomes legal on Jan. 1 the path to processing cases where people are charged with being under the influence of marijuana is unclear. According to Police Chief Ben Reed, it will be difficult to prove...
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    CA: Get Science Right Before Implementing Different DUI Law For Marijuana

    Even as California and other states consider expanding the legal availability of marijuana for recreational as well as medicinal use, there has been a concerted push by some to create new laws criminalizing driving under the influence of marijuana's active ingredient, THC. But those...
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    IL: Marijuana DUI Law Changed Little, Attorney Warns

    Illinois has improved its unfair DUI law regarding marijuana, but not by much, a local attorney said Thursday. The new state law dealing with marijuana and impaired driving has only slightly lessened the legal dangers, including long prison terms, of causing a serious or fatal accident after...
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    Arizona: Court Ruling Gives Medical Marijuana Card Holders Defense In DUI Cases

    An Arizona Supreme Court ruling gives medical marijuana card holders a new defense in DUI cases, according to DUI attorney James Nesci. "But the defense is kind of screwy because you have to prove that you were not impaired," Nesci said. "How do you prove you're not impaired?" Crime labs...
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    Arizona: Court Ruling Gives Medical Marijuana Card Holders Defense In DUI Cases

    An Arizona Supreme Court ruling gives medical marijuana card holders a new defense in DUI cases, according to DUI attorney James Nesci. "But the defense is kind of screwy because you have to prove that you were not impaired," Nesci said. "How do you prove you're not impaired?" Crime labs...