Kerry Kennedy and her mom Ethel Kennedy leave the courthouse in White Plains, NY after Kerry Kennedy was acquitted of drugged driving on Feb. 28, 2014. (credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Kerry Kennedy Found Not Guilty Of Drugged-Driving

Kennedy hugged and clasped hands with her lawyers as a six-person jury cleared her of driving while impaired, a misdemeanor.


FILE -- Kerry Kennedy (credit: Getty Images)

Kerry Kennedy: I Didn’t Know I Took Sleeping Pill

Kennedy testified that she thought she had taken her thyroid medication, but must have taken a sleeping pill by mistake.


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Toxicology Expert: Kerry Kennedy May Not Have Recognized Ambien’s Effects

The prosecution in Kerry Kennedy’s drugged-driving trial wrapped up its case Tuesday by calling a toxicologist to the stand. But the witness may have turned out to be more helpful to the defense.


Kerry Kennedy arrives at White Plains courthouse Feb. 24, 2014 (CBS 2)

Kerry Kennedy Drugged-Driving Trial Begins In White Plains

In July 2012, Kennedy was arrested after her Lexus hit a tractor-trailer on Interstate 684 in North Castle. She drove to the next exit, where she failed a sobriety test, police said.


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Kerry Kennedy Set To Go On Trial In Drugged Driving Case

She has been accused of causing an accident while driving under the influence of medication in North Castle.


President of RFK Center Kerry Kennedy speaks onstage at Robert F. Kennedy Center For Justice And Human Rights 2013 Ripple Of Hope Awards Dinner at New York Hilton Midtown on December 11, 2013 in New York City. (credit: Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images for Robert F. Kennedy Center For Justice And Human Rights)

Kerry Kennedy’s Drugged Driving Trial Moved To Westchester County Court

A judge has ruled that the single courtroom in a small suburban town can’t handle the drugged-driving trial of Kerry Kennedy. Her lawyers argued there are obstacles to holding a high-profile trial in the town courtroom in Armonk.


Kerry Kennedy (credit: CBS 2)

Drugged Driving Charges To Stand Against Kerry Kennedy

A judge in Westchester County on Tuesday refused to dismiss a drugged-driving case against Kerry Kennedy – the daughter of the late Sen. Robert F. Kennedy and the ex-wife of Gov. Andrew Cuomo.


Police investigate the fatal DUI crash. (credit: CBS 2)

Sen Schumer Calls On Federal Government To Help Cops Curb Drugged Driving

The federal government should help police departments nationwide obtain the tools and training needed to attack a rising scourge of driving under the influence, two U.S. senators said Sunday.


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Closing Arguments Set For Chris Simms’ NYC Drugged-Driving Case

Jurors should soon get to debate the driving-while-high case against Titans backup quarterback Chris Simms. Closing arguments are set for Wednesday in the New York City misdemeanor case.


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Lawyer: Chris Simms Will Fight NYC Drugged-Driving Charge

Chris Simms, son of former Giants legend Phil Simms, will fight to clear himself and defend his rights and reputation after being charged with driving while high on marijuana, one of his lawyers said Tuesday.


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Just Say No: Chris Simms Rejects NYC Plea Deal

Simms rejected prosecutors’ offer Friday to let him plead guilty to driving while impaired. After Simms turned down the offer, a judge set a March 1 trial date.


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Judge Rules In Chris Simms’ NYC Drugged-Driving Case

Tennessee Titans backup quarterback Chris Simms can’t keep the admissions police say he made about smoking marijuana from being used in his drugged-driving case, a judge ruled Tuesday.