Opinion: Drunk driving warrants stricter sentences

Zach Henson Editor-in-Chief AL.com reported last month that a man from Huntsville is facing up to two life sentences in May after pleading guilty to two murder charges.  While I’m sure he did not mean to kill a woman and her baby, he did decide to drive while intoxicated, a crime which I believe should be prosecuted more seriously than it is today and warrant stiffer consequences. This was not his first time driving under the influence. He was caught driving drunk twice before. Police estimate his blood alcohol content…

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