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Drunken Driving: Whose Fault Is It?

Differences of opinion abound on the fairness of so-called “dram shop” laws, under which an establishment that knowingly serves alcohol to an intoxicated patron can be held liable if the drunken patron then causes injury to another. Those who believe society should promote individual responsibility say the drunken person alone should be held liable for… Read More »