The law is sometimes an ass.

This is bad law.  The law in Kentucky is very similar.  Decisions like this tend to make criminals of people who do what we should want them to do if they are drunk and away from home.  Crawling into their car to sleep it off is something we should encourage.  If there is no evidence that the drunk person in the car recently drove it, then charging them as if they had is counterproductive.


About dknights

Attorney, Kentucky
This entry was posted in Kentucky, Legal and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s