Fascinating Eastern District of Virginia ruling that NJP precludes subsequent federal prosecution for drunk driving
Here’s a link to an absolutely fascinating opinion by United States Magistrate Judge Thomas Rawles Jones, Jr., of the Eastern District of Virginia holding that it would be a due process violation for a federal court to convict a Marine of a drunk driving offense for which he had already received NJP. United States v. Espinosa, No. 1:10mj453 (E.D. Va. Dec. 2, 2010).