What do you do with the repeat drunk driver?

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  1. CrazedScotsman
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    This guy gets pulled over for drunk driving. He's taken to a holding tank to sober up then goes in front of a judge and told to go to AA meetings and loses his liscense for however long.

    After he gets his drivers liscense back, he decides to go out and get drunk again, gets pulled over and this time gets put on probation for for 3 years and loses his drivers liscense for 5 years.

    After about 6 months, this guy gets drunk again but since the courts didn't take his car away, he drives and hits another vehicle with a family of 5 coming back from the circus and kills them all. The drunk driver walks away from the accident with some cuts and bruises. He is put in jail for vehicular manslaughter, I don't know how long though.

    How do we stop this from happening?

    We should take all motorized vehicles away from every single person in the United States, that's how.
     
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    They could just off the mofo.
     
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    I'm sure we could just pass a law that says you can't do it, and people will stop. If that doesn't work, we should ban alcohol.
     
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    Great idea!
     
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    Mandatory jail for a second offense and confiscate the car just like they do in other drug offenses.
     
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    In the case of this guy, he should be charged with murder.
     
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    Ummmm.......I don't believe the OP was seeking honest input. Just a hunch.
     
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    1st Offense: Mandatory 30-day jail time, $5000 fine, and impound and sale of the vehicle,.

    2nd Offense: Mandatory 2-year prison time, $20000 fine, and impound and sale of the vehicle, forfeiture of license for ten years, plus revocation to own a vehicle revoked for 10 years.

    3rd Offense: Deportation to Libertarianville, Loony County, State of Fantasy, for life.
     
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    Well, if he's Scottish, TRY and and find a sober Mick or Limey to put a bullet in his head.:eusa_shifty:
     
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    I don't know he might be
     
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