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Q: owi involving drugs. How does law enforcement or prosecutor define intoxicated when the substance is drugs not alcoho

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Andrew L. Bennett
Andrew L. Bennett
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A: Intoxicated is not a number, its a state of being. Intoxicated is under the influence of drugs or alcohol or both to where a person's mental and physical abilities are impaired to where there is a loss of normal control of a person’s faculties. If you have a blood or breath alcohol score over the legal limit you are also deemed intoxicated.

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