New York passes new BWI rules

NY BWI ruleThe New York state legislature has passed a bill tying driving and boating while intoxicated violations together.

Under previous state law, they were considered unrelated offenses. The bill passed this week directs that judges “shall consider any prior convictions” when sentencing such defendants.

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