A different federal district court’s decision that a prior NJP doesn’t bar federal prosecution for drunk driving
We’ve been looking at this week’s fascinating United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia decision holding that a prior NJP precludes federal prosecution for drunk driving on a military base. United States v. Espinosa, No. 1:10mj453 (E.D. Va. Dec. 2, 2010). But as noted in the comments, in October, a U.S. district court in Washington State reached the opposite conclusion. Here’s a link to the decision in United States v. Reveles, No. CR09-5883 (W.D. Wash. Oct. 20, 2010).