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Resource ID: #14312
Subject: Courts
Source: Fayettville Observer-Times (Fayetteville, N.C.)
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Date: Dec. 14-18

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The Observer-Times looks at the drunken-driving cases disposed of in Cumberland County District Court, where the DWI conviction rate is the lowest in the state. The investigation found that defense lawyers inflate conviction rates and judges interpret the state's DWI law differently.

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