WOSU News Archives For: March 30, 2006

New legislation defines “drugged driving”

12:00AM
March
30, 2006

Ohio legislators are sending motorists a clear warning — you better not get behind the wheel if you’re high on drugs. Lawmakers have given final approval to a bill that sets very specific thresh-holds in blood or urine tests that could be used to prove a driver is indeed guilty of driving under the influence of drugs.

Bill to toughen indecent exposure penalties

12:00AM
March
30, 2006

A plan Ohio legislators passed this week to get tough with people who expose themselves to children is now awaiting the signature of Governor Bob Taft, so it can become state law.