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DUI Not Grounds for Deportation, High Court Rules

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DUI Not Grounds for Deportation, High Court Rules

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DUI Not Grounds for Deportation, High Court Rules

DUI Not Grounds for Deportation, High Court Rules

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The Supreme Court rules that driving under the influence is not a crime of violence that can occasion deportation, finding unanimously that the law requires that the defendant showed intent to injure. NPR's Nina Totenberg reports.