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Boating under the influence

A Florida State Representative, Gayle Harrell, R-Stuart, has proposed a bill that would require the reporting of all convictions for boating under the influence to your driving record.

Read more here: http://www.wtsp.com/story/news/local/2015/01/16/boaters-hb-289-would-add-a-bui-to-your-drivers-license/21874551/

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Broward BSO DUI Checkpoint

As we get ready to kick off the holiday weekend, BSO has announced a planned DUI checkpoint for tonight.

According to Broward Sheriff’s Office, the DUI checkpoint will be in Oakland Park at 1701 E. Oakland Park Blvd. on Friday, August 29, 2014 at 9:00 pm through Saturday, August 30, 2014 at 5:00 am.

Everyone celebrating this weekend should be careful not to drink and drive. Be safe and call a cab or a sober friend!

Casey Reiter is an associate attorney at Stuart R. Manoff & Associates, P.A. in West Palm Beach, Florida, practicing in the areas of Criminal Defense and Marital Law.