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Impaired driving

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Impaired driving is a serious offence with complex legal and technical issues, as well as significant penalties if you’re convicted. Learn what to expect if you’re charged with impaired driving.

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  • This information applies to British Columbia, Canada
  • Reviewed for legal accuracy in February 2019
  • Time to read: 15 minutes

Reviewed for legal accuracy by

Paul Doroshenko, KC, Acumen Law Corporation

Paul Doroshenko, KC, Acumen Law Corporation

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This information from People’s Law School explains in a general way the law that applies in British Columbia, Canada. The information is not intended as legal advice. See our disclaimer.

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