You could have said no, but now you want to blame someone else for being a sucker. By the way is there a favorite bar we could meet at, drinks are on me. Please Register or Log in to view the hidden image! Yes, places of business that sell alcohol have to bear some responsibility for their customers driving away drunk. But the drunk driver isn't cut any slack either. But what about the guy sitting next to you that's been paying for your drinks? He was hoping to drive you home and he would say as much in court. Well if the man can't afford a better lawyer than the woman, he had no business getting involved with her in the first place. IMO in most cases that is a very weak case for the woman.