February 2013 Archives

Drivers can be prosecuted for marijuana DUI without being high

The implementation of Arizona's medicinal marijuana use law has seen plenty of controversy. Since the law was approved by voters in 2010, state and county authorities have resisted it in court; most notably by saying that they would be in violation of federal law, which still lists marijuana as an illegal substance.

Common DUIs in Arizona

It is common to report on sensational stories about drunk driving. It makes for interesting media fodder, and we are certainly not immune to these reports. Readers who have followed our blog have learned about drivers who have fallen asleep at stop signs, crashed into ponds, and posted their exploits on Facebook.