Screw that co**sucker. And may anyone in the Florida criminal justice system who does ANYTHING that keeps him from doing time have nothing but misery for the rest of their days.
Almost .20, AFTER being extricated, treated on scene, transported, and brought to a trauma center? That means, people, that he was probably closer to .25 when he KILLED the guy he flattened with his double-yellow pass.
to put this into perspective, friends, go here: http://www.dot.state.wi.us/safety/mo...calculator.htm
I'd estimate Lane at about 170 pounds or so.
.192 (and again, because of the time involved between him KILLING the other man and when they drew blood, it was likely at least .025 higher, more likely as much as .05 higher) would be the equivalent of drinking, get this
NINE ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES IN A ONE HOUR PERIOD
, and a seasoned alcoholic with better alcohol metabolism would have to maintain a steady incoming stream of drinks in the ballpark of roughly one every TEN MINUTES to keep that level without eating beyond an hour.
then taking the wheel and driving, months after getting arrested for drunk driving a motorcycle.
For the fellow thread-posters who know him personally, I wish you no offense, but in my professional and personal life, I have had zero sympathy for three groups of people. Child molesters. Men who beat women or children. And drunk drivers, particularly repeat drunk drivers.
And before you post anything defending his behavior, think about how many times your spouse and/or children are driving on two-lane roadways divided by double-yellow stripes.