DUI http://northernpublicradio.org en Supreme Court rules a 'slight' deviation is enough for a DUI stop http://northernpublicradio.org/post/supreme-court-rules-slight-deviation-enough-dui-stop <p>The Illinois Supreme Court has ruled in a DUI case that there is no specific required driving deviation to justify police making a traffic stop.</p><p>In 2008, Dennis Hackett was driving through Joliet when a sheriff&#39;s deputy pulled him over. The deputy said he saw Hackett&#39;s car cross a lane divider twice, so he stopped the car and charged Hackett with drunken driving.</p><p> Mon, 09 Jul 2012 16:02:59 +0000 WNIJ 14636 at http://northernpublicradio.org Supreme Court rules a 'slight' deviation is enough for a DUI stop Illinois Supreme Court rules on DUI stops http://northernpublicradio.org/post/illinois-supreme-court-rules-dui-stops <p>The state&#39;s highest court says police can pull someone over for a DUI stop, even if the driver only drifts slightly out of his or her lane. The ruling stems from a case out of Will County. Mon, 09 Jul 2012 11:50:10 +0000 Mike Moen & Brian Mackey 14624 at http://northernpublicradio.org Illinois Supreme Court rules on DUI stops