Bc Drunk Driving Laws

No Loosening For B.C. Drunk-Driving Laws

CP | Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.03.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The British Columbia Appeal Court has refused to water down the province's tough drunk-driving laws that allow for heavy fines, penalties ...

Double Standard For Drug-Impaired Drivers?

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

B.C.'s Superintendent of Motor Vehicles is looking to change the province's laws so drivers allegedly impaired by drugs can appeal 24-hour roadside su...

Court Quashes Roadside Prohibition

The Canadian Press | CP | Posted 03.17.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER — A man who registered two warning readings on a roadside screening device has had his immediate, three-day driving ban thrown out by a ju...

Roadside Bans Leaving Drivers Stranded

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 08.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Just days after the B.C. Supreme Court ruled a government report on breathalyzers inadmissible, the province's strict driving laws were being attacke...

B.C. Drunk Driving Law Review Delayed

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.18.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The B.C. Court of Appeal has put off a review of a provincial law that imposed stiff penalties, including immediate roadside suspensions, ...

Roadside Test For B.C. Drunk Driving Laws

CP | Rebekah Funk, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.17.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The province's tough drinking and driving laws will be challenged in B.C.'s highest court yet again by groups that call them "unconstituti...

B.C's Second Round Of Drunk Driving Laws

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.18.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - Strong legal challenges from motorists forced to pay thousands of dollars in costs as part of the government's get-tough impaired driving l...