Wichitans react to proposal to lower DUI blood alcohol limit

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WICHITA, Kan. (KSN) – There’s a new push to change the blood alcohol level that determines whether or not you’re driving drunk.

Currently in Kansas the limit is .08 percent of alcohol in the blood.  Now, the National Transportation Safety Board is recommending that level be dropped to .05 percent.

Everyone KSN talked with agreed drunk driving should never be tolerated.  But the question of how high – or low – should that level be has some asking questions.

Jess Hoeme is a criminal attorney with

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