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updated 11:01 AM UTC, Sep 18, 2019

Wisconsin Lawmakers Are Ready To Make It Tougher On Drunk Drivers

  • Written by Wheeler
  • Published in News

No change for first-time offenders, but Wisconsin lawmakers are considering several bills which would make things much tougher on drunk drivers who repeat the offense.

Thirteen different proposals were discussed by a state Senate committee Wednesday. Some would expand the use of interlocking devices and add jail time for drivers convicted of their fifth or sixth O-W-I. It still isn't likely that a first-time offense will become a crime.

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