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Drink driving sentences to be extended

Title
Drink driving sentences to be extended
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
17 Dec 1993
Year of production
1993
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Duration
00:03:22
Description
Report on a change in sentencing for people who cause death as a result of drink driving. The changes were put forward by Lord Chief Justice, Lord Taylor. John Knight, a campaigner against drink driving, says even the revised sentences are too lenient. Tim Crook reports.
Contributors
Tim Crook; John Knight
Keywords
Deaths; Legal procedure; Crime; Law; Drink driving; Imprisonment; Sentencing; Peter Taylor

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