Subject: Re: Can anyone verify this?
Date: Fri, 17 Sep 1999 17:35:54 GMT
On Thu, 16 Sep 1999 21:04:53 -0700, in <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
"Bruce A. Frank" <BAFRANK@**SpamBlock**worldnet.att.net> wrote:
>Lest someone get the wrong idea, a police officer does have jurisdiction
>over an inebriated pilot and his state registered aircraft. You can be
>arrested for attempting to operate a bicycle in a drunken condition and
>cited for a DWI. I guess with the plane it would be a FWI or maybe PWI
>(piloting while intoxicated).
Over the years I've read stories about people arrested for DUI while driving
1) A tractor
2) A riding mower
3) A golf cart
4) A pair of roller skates
5) A motorized wheelchair
6) A dog sled
7) A horse
The only verdict I read was the last one. He got off, the judge said the horse
knew the way home and wasn't likely to run anyone over.