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DUI wreck was ‘accident’ for insurance purposes (access required)

Everyone knows what an “accident” is – until a court decision hinges on the meaning of the word, at which point it becomes as enigmatic as a Rorschach test. Indeed, the question of whether drunken-driving deaths are “accidental” for purposes of accidental death insurance has long troubled the courts. On May 24, the 4th U.S. Circuit ...