Sligo/Leitrim TD says ‘one or two drinks’ before driving should be allowed

A Sligo/Leitrim TD says people should be allowed to drive after drinking two alcoholic drinks.

The new Road Traffic Bill would see those detected over the blood alcohol limit automatically disqualified.

And it would impose a three-month driving ban for those caught with a blood alcohol level of between 50mg and 80mg per 100ml.

Fianna Fail Deputy Eamon Scanlon claims Ireland’s drink-driving laws are already strict enough…..