DUI

(FILES): This August 17, 2008 file photo shows US swimmer Michael Phelps competing in the men's 4 x 100m medley relay swimming final at the National Aquatics Center during the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games in Beijing. USA Swimming suspended Olympic superstar Michael Phelps for three months on February 5, 2009, a "reprimand" after a published photograph showed him apparently smoking marijuana. The national governing body of the sport stressed that the punishment was not for a doping violation, but said they wanted to send a "s trong message" to Phelps about his status as a role model for young people.

Phelps Suspended 6 Months After DUI Arrest

Michael Phelps’ comeback took a major hit on Monday, with USA Swimming suspending the 18-time Olympic champion for six months and forcing him to withdraw from next year’s world championships.

10/06/2014

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Phelps Apologizes After DUI Arrest

Michael Phelps can’t seem to break a disturbing pattern. Record-breaking success in the pool. Trouble on dry land.

10/01/2014

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NFL, Players’ Union Talking Drug Policy

The NFL and the players’ union are meeting Monday to discuss the league’s drug policies. Both sides are considering potential changes to the policies and to discipline for players who violate them.

09/08/2014

Josh Brent

Brent’s Actions May Leave Lasting Impact On Community

Former Cowboy Defensive Tackle Josh Brent was set to meet with NFL’s top leaders Thursday. He hopes they allow him to play professional football again.

08/07/2014

Psychologist Dick Miller  popularized the word "affluenza" during the notorius case of a 16-year-old who admitted he was drunk when he crashed his truck and killed four people. (credit: CBS 11 News)

Controversy Continues About Teen’s “Affluenza” Diagnosis

He popularized the word “affluenza” during the notorious case of a 16-year-old who admitted he was drunk when he crashed his truck and killed four people.

05/16/2014

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Convicted Drunk Driver Develops Safe Ride Program

Benito Capellan isn’t walking around the UT Arlington campus; he’s in Lubbock behind bars.

04/11/2014

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Jury Seated, Former Dallas Cowboy Trial Starts Monday

After two days of questions, a jury is seated for the Josh Brent intoxication manslaughter trial.

01/10/2014

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Jury Selection Continues Tomorrow For Josh Brent Trial

Jury selection is underway for the trial of Josh Brent — the former Dallas Cowboy accused of intoxicated manslaughter.

01/09/2014

A police officer conducts a field sobriety test during a DUI traffic stop. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

U.S. Pushes States On Disabling Drunk Drivers’ Cars

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx wants states to require first-time drunken drivers to use alcohol breath monitors before they get behind the wheel.

12/17/2013

Charlotte Bobcats v Dallas Mavericks

Odom Gets Probation For DUI Charge

Former Mavericks player Lamar Odom pleaded no contest to a DUI charge, and accepted three years probation and three months of alcohol abuse treatment.

12/10/2013

Singer Nick Carter of the Backstreet Boys performs onstage. (credit: Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty Images)

Backstreet Boy, Now Author Nick Carter Talks With CBS 11

You may know him from the Backstreet Boys, as a solo artist, or his reality TV show “House of Carters”, now meet Nick Carter the author. Nick talked to CBS 11 about his new book “Facing The Music And Living To Talk About It.”

CBS 11–09/24/2013

Dylyn Richards Waxahachie Officer Death

Man Convicted In Death Of Waxahachie Officer

A man accused of driving drunk when his vehicle slammed into a police cruiser has been convicted of intoxication manslaughter in the death of a Waxahachie officer.

08/30/2013

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