What is the Driver License Compact?

What is the Driver License Compact? The Driver License Compact (DLC) is an interstate agreement between 45 states to exchange information about license suspensions and traffic violations of non-residents, including DUI offenses. Its theme is “One Driver, One License,...

Auto-Brewery Syndrome

Auto-Brewery Syndrome This rare medical condition prompts the gut to ferment alcohol Auto-brewery syndrome is a condition in which an overgrowth of yeast in the gut causes carbohydrates to ferment into ethanol. Patients with the condition can become intoxicated...

The DUI Turns 130 Years Old

The DUI Turns 130 Years Old   In 1887, a London taxi driver named George Smith became the first person to be arrested for driving under the influence after he crashed his vehicle into a building. Smith pled guilty and was fined 25 shillings. By today’s standards,...