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Arizona’s first-place ranking was followed by Georgia, Alaska, Oklahoma and Nebraska as the five strictest states. The study found South Dakota, Washington, D.C., North Dakota, Pennsylvania and Ohio as the five most lenient.

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Arizona has strictest DUI penalties in America

Toughest laws followed by Georgia and Alaska, with South Dakota most lenient state in US

VERDE VALLEY - An analysis of driving under the influence laws in 50 US states and the District of Columbia revealed that Arizona has the strictest penalties in the nation, according to a new study by