From the November 1980 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

Getting Tough

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QUINCY, MASSACHUSETTS--Appalled by the growing incidence of persons charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, the Quincy District Court is inaugurating a program of more stringent penalties for those found guilty of the offense.

Among provisions in the new guidelines is automatic 30-day suspension of license for first offenders; revocation of license for a year and jail sentence for...

-- Pete Barnicle

Quincy, Massachusetts