Contact Us

What County Is About to Make Drunk Driving Legal?

Facebook

I don’t really get why this is even considered being approved. Also, I don’t get their reasoning for trying to make this legal either – just doesn’t make sense. Lawmakers have agreed to pass a proposal which could essentially allow people to drive above the legal limit.

Kerry County in Ireland has passed the measure that would lend a ‘get out of jail free’ basically. Danny Healy-Rae is the councilman who originally came up with the idea because he was worried about elderly people in rural areas who are being ‘isolated now at home and a lot of them falling into depression”. (So, what’s the problem with having one beer vs. 10 beers?) Here’s what he also had to say to elaborate on this:

I see the merit in having a stricter rule of law for when there’s a massive volume of traffic and where there’s busy roads with massive speed. But on the roads I’m talking about, you couldn’t do any more than 20 or 30 miles per hour [30-50kph] and it’s not a big deal. I don’t see any big issue with it.”

It isn’t 100% passed yet the Department of Justice still has to take it up. What do you think?

More From Joy FM

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://961joyfm.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on 96.1 Joy FM quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on 96.1 Joy FM quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!