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Things The Police Will Not Tell You About Your DWI Arrest In Harris, County Texas

One of the greatest fears people have after consuming a couple of drinks is getting into an accident or seeing the police emergency lights stopping them. First, the police officer will not tell you ...
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Will I Lose My License For A DWI?

As soon as you are placed under arrest for allegedly driving while intoxicated, your license will be confiscated by the arresting officer and a temporary paper license will be issued. From that point ...
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Will I Go To Jail For My DWI?

Have you been arrested for a suspected DWI? Are you wondering how to find a DWI attorney in Houston who can help you avoid serious charges and penalties? Our law firm is lead by Houston DWI Attorney, ...
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Texas Man Charged for DUI in Crash that Killed his Son

DUI driving can sometimes have serious consequences far beyond the sentences that the prosecution has proposed. Recently, a Texas man was charged with reckless homicide and an aggravated homicide when ...
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Texas Teen Gets 10 Years' Probation in DWI Manslaughter Case

A teenager from Texas was involved in a DWI crash that killed four people, and was immediately arrested for a DWI. His defense attorney took a radical new approach in his case, claiming that he was a ...
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Texas Bus Driver Arrested for DWI on Morning Route

In central Texas, a bus driver was arrested after driving while intoxicated with students in his vehicle. The police say that a student on the bus phoned her mother about the driver's reckless ...
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Avoiding a Halloween DWI

Halloween is coming up this next week, and it is an important time to remember that drinking and driving is illegal. DWI attorneys suggest that you always select a volunteer to be the designated ...
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Houston Woman Arrested for Wrong-Way Crash

We often refer to car collisions as "accidents," but many of these so-called accidents are actually very preventable and are the result of someone's poor choices. Recently, a Katy, Texas ...
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Two Arrested in DWI Crash in Houston

Over the weekend, two men were arrested after they were suspected of a DWI in a two-vehicle accident early on Sunday. The Houston Police Department reports that a large white cargo van and a black SUV ...
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Habitual DWI Driver Gets 30 Years in Prison

The courts may be gracious when you are arrested for a first DWI, but the more DWIs on your record, the harsher the penalties become. According to the Houston Chronicle, one man learned this the hard ...
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Child Endangerment in Texas DWI Cases

When arrested for a DWI in the state of Texas, the circumstances of the offense will determine the gravity of the penalties. A driver who has a low but illegal BAC will probably receive a lighter ...
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Houston Drunk Driver Causes Fatality

On Monday, a driver was killed in a tragic accident when an intoxicated motorist plowed into his vehicle. According to the reports, the driver was in northeast Houston when the accident occurred. At ...
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What to Do when Pulled Over for a DWI in Texas

We all know the feeling. You are driving down the highway when you see the black and white profile of a police rover behind you. The police rover moves into your lane as you try to maintain an ...
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Biking While Intoxicated: The Bicycle DWI Laws in Texas

Almost every driver understands that it is illegal for a motorist to get behind the wheel after consuming alcohol that would cause his or her BAC to exceed 0.08%. But did you know that it is also ...
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What is an SR-22 Form?

An SR-22 form is a document that is filed by insurance companies to demonstrate that you meet certain insurance requirements when you are in the midst of a DWI trial. Only insurance companies can ...
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Texas' Implied Consent Law

In the state of Texas, there is an implied consent law which governs DWI cases. This law mandates that any person who receives a driver's license after testing at the state DMV automatically ...
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A DWI Without the "D"?

If you are charged with a DWI, you must be driving in order for the charge to be warranted. If you were not driving but were charged with this offense, then you can hire an attorney to argue that your ...
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Civil and Criminal Courts in DUIs

When you are arrested for a DWI in Texas, you may be forced to go through two different trials at the same time. These are the civil and criminal trials. The punishments for these two trials are ...
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Bus Driver Sentenced to One Year in Prison for DWI Collision

A school bus driver has been sentenced to a year in prison after he crashed the entire bus into a Long Island home in New York. The driver pleaded guilty to drunk driving at his trial and also ...
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Keep Your License and Registration Accessible!

When you are pulled over for any traffic offense, the experience can be nerve-wracking. That is why so many people panic, and may even exaggerate signs of intoxication in their attempt to hide that ...
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Reese Witherspoon and Husband Arrested Due to DUI

Friday morning, Reese Witherspoon was arrested alongside her husband after their car was pulled over in Atlanta. According to CBS News reports, a state trooper stopped their vehicle when he noticed ...
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DWIs with a Child are a Felony in Texas

If you are caught driving under the influence of alcohol in the state of Texas, then you can be charged with a felony, rather than a misdemeanor. The Department of Motor Vehicles for Texas declares ...
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Pennsylvania School Administers Breathalyzer Tests at Spring Dance

Statistically, it has been shown that proms, dances, banquets and other social school get together tend to encourage the use of alcohol. While schools steer clear of providing alcohol for students, ...
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Mom Sentenced to Prison in DUI Crash that Kills Infant

In Houston, a 28-year-old mother was drinking and driving when she was involved in a terrible collision. The accident occurred back in April 2012 when the mother was speeding along a road in Cut and ...
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New Mexico Rules Against Video Testimony for DWI Trials

In Texas' neighbor state, a court ruling declared that trial judges must require that witnesses in criminal cases testify in person at the courthouse and not on a two-way video system such as ...
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