Motorist

  • (noun): Someone who drives (or travels in) an automobile.
    Synonyms: automobilist

Some articles on motorist:

Mostyn Hanger - Notable Cases
... This case concerned the refusal of a motorist to blow into a breathalyser machine to test whether the motorist had driven after drinking alcohol ... The motorist refused to blow and the magistrate which heard the case dismissed it as the motorist refused to blow rather than failing to blow ... one may refuse to do something in words and yet do it." The motorist was found guilty of failing to blow ...
Berkemer V. Mc Carty
... court however, stated that “ The roadside questioning of a motorist detained pursuant to a routine traffic stop does not constitute "custodial interrogation" for the purposes of the Miranda rule ... Although an ordinary traffic stop curtails the "freedom of action" of the detained motorist and imposes some pressures on the detainee to answer questions, such pressures do not sufficiently impair the ... A traffic stop is usually brief, and the motorist expects that, while he may be given a citation, in the end he most likely will be allowed to continue on his way.. ...
Stupid Motorist Law
... The “Stupid Motorist Law”, which corresponds to section 28-910 of the Arizona Revised Statutes, states that any motorist who becomes stranded after driving around barricades to ... During particularly strong floods, one might see a motorist stuck in a middle of a wash, sitting on the roof of a dead car submerged to the windows ... public emergency services (such as a fire department, or paramedics) are called to rescue the motorist and tow the vehicle out of danger, the cost of those services ...
Texarkana Moonlight Murders - The Attacks and Murders - Richard L. Griffin/Polly Ann Moore
... Sunday morning, March 24, 1946 between 830 and 900 by a passing motorist ... The motorist saw the parked car on a lovers' lane named Rich road (now South Robison) near a railroad spur 100 yards south of US Highway 67 West close to a nightspot called Club Dallas ... The motorist at first thought they were asleep ...
Conflicts Involving Critical Mass - Seattle, USA - July 2008
... On July 25, 2008 Critical Mass prevented a motorist from driving from a curbside parking space into cyclists in Seattle's Critical Mass on East Aloha ... The motorist made statements to Seattle Police that he drove away, hitting riders and bicycles, including an attorney, and told the press that he "freaked out ... According to some witnesses, the motorist drove into at least two cyclists and tried to flee ...