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Washington University School of Medicine

Graduated driving license laws and drunk driving among teens

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Caption: Over the last decade, most states have enacted stricter laws limiting driving privileges for teen drivers. Now researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have found that those stricter laws have reduced the incidence of drinking and driving among those young drivers.

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