L.A. wants to seize, sell cars of drunk drivers


By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES, March 31 (Reuters) - Saying that depriving Los Angeles residents of their cars may be a worse punishment than jail, city leaders on Wednesday proposed seizing and selling the vehicles of those arrested for drunk driving. Officials in Los Angeles -- which is crisscrossed by freeways and difficult to navigate with public transportation -- think the sprawling metropolis would be the first major U.S. city to confiscate and auction off the cars of drunk drivers, ...

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