Driving While Ambien'd Prosecutor Gets Home Detention
Craig Westberg, the DA for Archuleta, La Plata and San Juan counties, also must attend alcohol-education classes, perform 60 hours of public service and pay more than $3,000 in court costs and restitution for car damage.
....He was arrested in October 2007 after witnesses reported an erratic driver. Westberg has said he took an Ambien sleeping pill and left home to run an errand when his vision suddenly became blurred.
Patrick Kennedy got a better deal in his DWA (driving while ambien'd) ordeal: Rehab.
Here's a 2006 news article with statistics. [More...]
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