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Subject:  Re: Connecticut Date:  12/14/2012  9:06 PM
Author:  ariechert Number:  46794 of 73715

"telegraph ask, How about it intercst? First conviction drunk driving - six months suspension and car impounded......second conviction - driving priveleges taken away for life, not allowed to own or possess a car, and a year in jail."
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"I don't have a problem with a stiff penalty (including jail time) for first-time drunk drivers, heck I'd do the same with people who drive while talking on their cellphone." - intercst

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Since I don't drink alcohol it's easy for me to agree to the stiff penalties for drunk drivers; and since I no longer smoke pot that would be all right with me also, ( and for the record I was never a "pot head". I only smoked it like about 4 or 5 times in my entire life.)

Now I have talked on cell phones while driving. I don't think it's against the law in Tennessee? If I knew itw was against the law I wouldn't do it. I also don't text while driving - well to tell the truth I've never written a text in my life. That technology is completely beyond me.

But I only answer my cell phone like if I'm stopped and then I just talk very quickly and tell whomever I'm talking to that I'll talk to t