Posts filed under: Drunk Driving

MADD supporters rally again Ethan Couch was released from jail April 2, amidst strong reaction from across the nation. Couch, dubbed the “affluenza teen” after his lawyers used his life of privilege as a defense, served a mere two years...
Facts Vince Vaughn was arrested early Sunday morning for drunk driving allegedly. He was stopped at a DUI checkpoint outside Los Angeles, California between Hermosa Beach and Manhattan Beach around 12:30 a.m. as reported by CNN. Thanks to the checkpoint,...
When a drunk driver hit Virginia resident Susan Cleveland — just a block from her house and with three kids in her car — a feeling of distress overwhelmed her immediately.  And that was just the start of it. A...
Tragedy often feels personal and unique, especially something as random as a drunk driving crash, like we are being singled out by the universe. Yet, four women recently discovered just how similar their losses were after drunk driving upended each...
This year, as we continue to celebrate 10 years of healing, hope and the Walk Like MADD program, we’ve invited members who have participated in these touching and heartwarming events to share their reflections. This is the story of Christy...
As the temperatures rise and schools let out, more and more people head to the closest body of water to rest and relax. Tragically, some people make the decision to drink while operating a water vehicle, a deadly decision for...
Founded in 1980 by a mother whose daughter was killed by a drunk driver, Mothers Against Drunk Driving® (MADD) is the nation’s largest nonprofit working to end Founded in 1980 by a mother whose daughter was killed by a drunk driver,...
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Louis Bianco, a drunk driving victim whom I met at PowerTalk 21 conference in Los Angeles Saturday, April 21 will be in my heart forever. Despite his severe injuries from an underage drunk driving crash, Louis spoke at the conference...
Patty’s Legacy Celebrations of life like anniversaries, birthdays, and holidays haven’t been commemorated with joy in my family for over 30 years. Some people call it our “new normal” but there is nothing normal about it. On March 29th the...