Drunk Driving Penalties in other Countries
The names of the drivers are sent to the local newspapers and are printed under the heading "He's Drunk and in Jail".
The Driver is jailed and if married, his wife is jailed too.
A 10 year prison sentence and the equivalent of a $10,000.00 fine
Drunk drivers are taken 20 miles outside of town by police and are forced to walk back under escort
Three weeks in jail at hard labor, one year loss of license. Second offense within five years, license revoked for life.
Finland & Sweden
Automatic jail for one year of hard labor
Police remove plates fron car
License revoked for life
One year suspension and a $250.00 fine and jail for one year
Three year loss of license, one year in jail and a $1000.00 fine
Jail, fine and forced to attend political lectures
A second conviction results in execution
Your first offense is your last---execution by firing squad
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