“Functional Alcoholism” Please respond to the following:

  • Read the article titled “DUI Offense Basics”, located at http://dui.findlaw.com/dui-charges/dui-offense-basics.html. Next, give your opinion as to whether the standards for use of the “field sobriety test” versus the “chemical test” are too subjective for a police officer’s use. Next, analyze the manner in which a judge could refute an officer’s choice to use either test or its results during court proceedings. Justify your response.
  • Based on Chapter 9 of the textbook, suggest one (1) reason why alcoholism should or should not be classified as a disease.  Provide support for your position.

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