A US judge on Thursday dismissed charges of driving under the influence against former FAA administrator Randy Babbitt. Babbitt resigned last year after the charges became public (ATW Daily News, Dec. 7). The Washington Post reported that the trial in a Virginia court ended soon after it began when the presiding judge saw video of Babbitt driving during the alleged incident and said the police officer had no proper cause to apprehend Babbitt. Babbitt’s lawyer also said that the ...

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