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Brian Kolb charged with DWI after penning warning to constituents

Brian Kolb

Brian M. Kolb, R-Canandaigua, the top Republican in the New York State Assembly, was charged New Year’s Eve with driving while intoxicated in his state-issued vehicle. A week earlier he wrote a newspaper column warning citizens against getting behind the ...

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DWI charges dismissed on speedy trial grounds

A Monroe County Court judge has dismissed drunk driving charges on speedy trial grounds. The defendant, Danie Washington, was arrested Sept. 16, 2015, and charged with two counts of driving while intoxicated. When he was arraigned on a felony complaint ...

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Cuomo: New York cuts backlog of DWI tests at state labs

ALBANY — New York state is making progress on a backlog at the state crime lab relating to evidence in impaired driving cases. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday that investments in new equipment and the hiring of additional lab technicians ...

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New York police issue more than 33,000 tickets in DWI crackdown

Police in New York state issued more than 33,000 tickets during a two-week holiday crackdown on drunken and impaired drivers. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Thursday that the Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign ran from Dec. 16 through Jan. ...

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Rochester City Court Judge Leticia Astacio charged with DWI

ROCHESTER — A Rochester City Court judge was ticketed Saturday morning on a drunken driving charge. Monroe County District Attorney Sandra Doorley said Leticia Astacio was charged after being stopped by New York State troopers on Interstate 490. Astacio, who was elected ...

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Fourth Department – DWI: Dahlgren v. New York State Department of Motor Vehicles

Appellate Division, Fourth Department – DWI – Relicensing – A2 Restriction   Dahlgren v. New York State Department of Motor Vehicles CA 14-01050 Appealed from Supreme Court, Chautauqua County   Background: The petitioner commenced an article 78 proceeding seeking to ...

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Post-Bills game arrests

New York State Police issued 42 traffic tickets, including three for driving while intoxicated, Sunday in its DWI saturation patrol to coincide with the Buffalo Bills home game in Orchard Park. The DWI tickets were issued to men from Erie, ...

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Man charged twice with DWI for 2 accidents

ONEONTA — State police said they twice charged a 31-year-old man with driving while intoxicated for accidents that occurred just hours apart at the same upstate New York fast-food restaurant. Troopers said Zachary Boynton of Oneonta drove his car into ...

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Buffalo city snow plow driver charged with DWI

BUFFALO — Authorities said a city of Buffalo snow plow driver was drunk behind the wheel of his plow when he hit a building and a taxi cab. Buffalo police told local media outlets that 47-year-old James Evans was driving ...

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NYS County Court, Yates County — DWI — Traffic Stop: People v. Miller

NYS County Court, Yates County  DWI — Traffic Stop Officer’s Mistake of Fact — Constitutional Stop People v. Miller CR# 3455 Judge Falvey Background: The people appealed from an order that dismissed the accusatory instruments charging the defendant with driving ...

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