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EDITORIAL: Informed debate needs information

Details such as the actual blood alcohol standard that would constitute drunk driving were left for regulators to determine, which allowed some people charged with drunk driving — most infamously a senior police officer involved in a fatal car accident — to escape punishment by arguing that the standard had not been specified in the amendment.

So the law had to be amended again to eliminate the loophole.

The devil is in the details.

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