breathalyzer

5.2.19

Driver Learns the Hard Way that Durian Can Make You Fail a Breathalyzer Test

We’re not sure how eating durian can make you drive erratically, but it turns out it can confuse a Breathalyzer.

4.8.19

A Cop Allegedly Came to Work Drunk and Volunteered to Test the Breathalyzer

He apparently blew a 0.08, according to police chief James Craig.

2.27.19

This Company Claims It’s Created the World’s First Weed Breathalyzer

Hound Labs says blood and saliva tests aren’t fair ways to detect cannabis impairment.

6.27.18
1.26.17

This Bag of Chips Will Tell You If You're Too Drunk to Drive

The bag is a collaboration between Frito-Lay and Mothers Against Drunk Driving, who hope that it will keep the roads safer in the hours before and after the Super Bowl on February 5.

12.7.16

Breathalyzers Aren't Accurate When Cops Use Hand Sanitizer

A small but telling new study casts doubt on current protocol.

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9.15.16

Cops Test New Weed Breathalyzer On California Drivers

This could change the face of DUIs in the country.

6.23.16

Supreme Court says you can refuse a drunk-driving blood test — but not a breathalyzer

The court ruled that forced breathalyzer tests do not require a warrant, but blood-alcohol tests still do, because taking blood is more intrusive.

5.20.16

Paris Will Start Swabbing High Schoolers to See If They're Smoking Pot

The saliva tests to detect weed use will be administered by medical personnel in schools. In the case of students who are still minors, the results will be forwarded to their parents.

4.12.16

New York Wants Cops to Use ‘Textalyzers’ to Scan Your Phone After a Car Accident

Cellebrite is developing mysterious new tech that would let police see if you were using your phone while driving.

1.17.16

Hundreds of DUIs Could Be Revoked Due to a Word Mixup in Missouri Law

If you were arrested for a DWI in the state of Missouri any time during the period of November 30, 2012 to January 29, 2014, the breathalyzer tests you took is now inadmissible in court.

12.4.15

Is it Right to Lose Your License Over a Joint You Smoked Days Ago?

Australian police test for drug traces that might be days old. They're not testing if the person is fit to drive.

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