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DUI laws are tough in Reno Nevada!
The Legal Driving Limit for the State of Nevada is
                                 .08 % BAC
For most people, this is the equivalent of 2-4 cans of beer, regardless of tolerance. KNOW YOUR LIMITS.
*EACH YEAR  APPROXIMATELY 13,000 PEOPLE WILL DIE IN A DUI CAR CRASH. THIS MEANS A PERSON EVERY 50 MINUTES WILL BE KILLED BY A DRUNK DRIVER
*IN 2008, 367 PEOPLE IN NEVADA WERE KILLED BY A DRUNK DRIVER
*2.5 MILLION PEOPLE WILL BE ARRESTED FOR DUI EVERY YEAR
* ON AVERAGE, A DRIVER HAS DRIVEN DRUNK 87 TIMES BEFORE THEIR FIRST ARREST
* THE STATE OF NEVADA RANKS 12TH IN THE NATION FOR DUI RELATED DEATHS
*ONE IN THREE PEOPLE WILL BE INVOLVED IN A DUI RELATED CAR ACCIDENT SOMETIME IN THEIR LIFE
* THE AVERAGE BAC FOR DUI DRIVERS IN THE RENO AND SPARKS AREA IS .17, WHICH IS OVER TWICE THE LEGAL LIMIT.
*YOUR FIRST DUI ARREST WILL COST YOU BETWEEN $3,000-$5,000.
*A THIRD DUI IS A FELONY AND WILL RESULT IN PRISON TIME , OR A VERY COSTLY AND INTENSIVE PROBATION PROGRAM
*APPROXIMATELY 70-80% OF DRUNK DRIVERS WILL RE-OFFEND AFTER THEIR FIRST ARREST
*THE CONSEQUENCES FOR DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE INCLUDE: JAIL TIME, FINES, COMMUNITY SERVICE, PROBATION, SR-22 INSURANCE, SUSPENDED DRIVER'S LICENSE, INTERLOCK IGNITION DEVICE, 12-STEP MEETING ATTENDANCE, AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE COUNSELING WITH A CERTIFIED COUNSELOR.
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