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Blood and Breath Testing - Click here to view all posts
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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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Police Departments Enforce No-Refusal Policies for Mardi Gras
    Tomorrow is Mardi Gras Tuesday, and many people will be out celebrating in New Orleans and elsewhere. According to KHOU Houston Texas news, there will be patrols throughout various counties that will ...
Blood Draw - Click here to view all posts
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Challenging DWI Charges - Click here to view all posts
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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 ...
  • Fort Worth Officer Fired After Second DWI
    After being charged with a second DWI, a Fort Worth, Texas police officer has been fired from his job. This is because the officers maintain that they need to above reproach and obey the same laws ...
  • Top Baseball Announcer Facing Felony DWI Charges
    I get great use of the MLB app on my Ipad since it allows me to see any baseball game that is being played on a given. This has given me the luxury to listen to announcers across the country. One of ...
Child Endangerment - Click here to view all posts
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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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Children Call 911 on Dad DUI
    A man in Oregon was arrested for drunk driving after his children made a 911 call to authorities. According to the Albany Democrat-Herald, Michael Edward Stout was driving while intoxicated on New ...
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  • Even A Senator Gets Arrested For Drunk Driving
    One of the most difficult things when talking to someone that has never been arrested for a crime much less DWI is that this could happen to anyone that has a drink and decides to drive. The police ...
  • Client Grateful for Our Work on His Behalf
    Facing criminal charges is never easy. At the Martinez Law Firm, we are whole-heartedly devoted to helping clients in stand up for their rights in the courtroom – even in the face of a DWI ...
  • New Black Friday Store Hours May Cause DWI Arrest
    I want to be clear that I am not of a fan of Black Friday. I have never understood the frantic nature of consumers headed out to the mall, fighting traffic, unable to find a parking spot, and fighting ...
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drunk driving - Click here to view all posts
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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 ...
  • Police Departments Enforce No-Refusal Policies for Mardi Gras
    Tomorrow is Mardi Gras Tuesday, and many people will be out celebrating in New Orleans and elsewhere. According to KHOU Houston Texas news, there will be patrols throughout various counties that will ...
  • Sleeping in Cars can be a DWI Offense
    If you are caught sleeping in a car, then there is a possibility that you could be charged with a DWI. Oftentimes alcohol will cause men and women to become drowsy. As a result, they may fall asleep ...
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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, ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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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  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • DWI Officer Fired for DWI Offense
    Recently, a DWI officer was fired from his position on a Texas squad when he was arrested for committing a DWI offense himself. He was taken into custody in January for drunk driving. The Department ...
Extreme DUI - Click here to view all posts
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  • DWI Units Ready for the Holidays
    The holiday weekend is coming up fast. With Christmas just around the corner, many adults will be consuming wine, beer, and spirits as a part of their holiday festivities. After that, many of these ...
  • Do You Need More Information About The Martinez Law Firm?
    If you want to learn more about this accomplished law firm, then you can check out their website at www.dwiattorneysinhouston.com. In addition to exploring this informative website, Mr. Martinez and ...
  • Top Baseball Announcer Facing Felony DWI Charges
    I get great use of the MLB app on my Ipad since it allows me to see any baseball game that is being played on a given. This has given me the luxury to listen to announcers across the country. One of ...
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  • DWI Cases Starting At....
    I was in Las Vegas, Nevada this past weekend where I saw several billboards on the side of the road advertising for DWI /DUI arrest. I rarely come across any type of legal advertising in Houston much ...
Field Sobriety Testing - Click here to view all posts
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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 ...
  • Children Call 911 on Dad DUI
    A man in Oregon was arrested for drunk driving after his children made a 911 call to authorities. According to the Albany Democrat-Herald, Michael Edward Stout was driving while intoxicated on New ...
  • Houston Considers Sobriety Checkpoints
    Drinking and driving often spikes between the end of November and the beginning of January because of the many holiday celebrations and parties that involve alcohol. Because of this, the Houston ...
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  • Sleeping in Cars can be a DWI Offense
    If you are caught sleeping in a car, then there is a possibility that you could be charged with a DWI. Oftentimes alcohol will cause men and women to become drowsy. As a result, they may fall asleep ...
  • Minor DUIs in the State of Texas
    If you are under the age of 21 and are caught with even a 0.01% BAC behind the wheel, then you can be arrested and charged with a DUI. This is because minors are not permitted to consume alcohol under ...
  • Houston Considers Sobriety Checkpoints
    Drinking and driving often spikes between the end of November and the beginning of January because of the many holiday celebrations and parties that involve alcohol. Because of this, the Houston ...
Harris County District Attorney's Office - Click here to view all posts
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  • Fort Worth Officer Fired After Second DWI
    After being charged with a second DWI, a Fort Worth, Texas police officer has been fired from his job. This is because the officers maintain that they need to above reproach and obey the same laws ...
  • Sleeping in Cars can be a DWI Offense
    If you are caught sleeping in a car, then there is a possibility that you could be charged with a DWI. Oftentimes alcohol will cause men and women to become drowsy. As a result, they may fall asleep ...
  • Houston Considers Sobriety Checkpoints
    Drinking and driving often spikes between the end of November and the beginning of January because of the many holiday celebrations and parties that involve alcohol. Because of this, the Houston ...
Harris County DIVERT Program - Click here to view all posts
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  • Fort Worth Officer Fired After Second DWI
    After being charged with a second DWI, a Fort Worth, Texas police officer has been fired from his job. This is because the officers maintain that they need to above reproach and obey the same laws ...
  • Houston Considers Sobriety Checkpoints
    Drinking and driving often spikes between the end of November and the beginning of January because of the many holiday celebrations and parties that involve alcohol. Because of this, the Houston ...
  • Do You Need More Information About The Martinez Law Firm?
    If you want to learn more about this accomplished law firm, then you can check out their website at www.dwiattorneysinhouston.com. In addition to exploring this informative website, Mr. Martinez and ...
Harris County DWI - Click here to view all posts
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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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
Harris County Jail - Click here to view all posts
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  • It's More than Just the Fine: DWI Costs Add Up!
    If you have been arrested for a DWI, then you need an attorney on your side to avoid the penalties that can come with this charge. You may be fined for your crime, but that’s not the only ...
  • Houston Considers Sobriety Checkpoints
    Drinking and driving often spikes between the end of November and the beginning of January because of the many holiday celebrations and parties that involve alcohol. Because of this, the Houston ...
  • "No Refusal" Holiday Weekends in Texas
    This weekend will be a “no refusal” weekend in Texas, which means that drivers on the road can be arrested for a DUI if the police suspect that they are under the influence of alcohol. ...
Harris County, Texas Court - Click here to view all posts
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  • Houston Considers Sobriety Checkpoints
    Drinking and driving often spikes between the end of November and the beginning of January because of the many holiday celebrations and parties that involve alcohol. Because of this, the Houston ...
  • "No Refusal" Holiday Weekends in Texas
    This weekend will be a “no refusal” weekend in Texas, which means that drivers on the road can be arrested for a DUI if the police suspect that they are under the influence of alcohol. ...
  • Do You Need More Information About The Martinez Law Firm?
    If you want to learn more about this accomplished law firm, then you can check out their website at www.dwiattorneysinhouston.com. In addition to exploring this informative website, Mr. Martinez and ...
Houston DWI - Click here to view all posts
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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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
Houston DWI Lawyer - Click here to view all posts
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  • Fort Worth Officer Fired After Second DWI
    After being charged with a second DWI, a Fort Worth, Texas police officer has been fired from his job. This is because the officers maintain that they need to above reproach and obey the same laws ...
  • Two Injured in Head-On DWI Accident
    Drunk driving is an offense that is taken seriously in Houston. While offenders are sometimes irritated that they were confronted for this crime, the fact is that prosecuting drunk drivers is an ...
  • Police Departments Enforce No-Refusal Policies for Mardi Gras
    Tomorrow is Mardi Gras Tuesday, and many people will be out celebrating in New Orleans and elsewhere. According to KHOU Houston Texas news, there will be patrols throughout various counties that will ...
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  • Houston, Harris County, Texas Internet Providers
    A lot of my clients are in the dark about Breath Alcohol Ignition interlock Device (BAIDD) providers. Below you will find a list of providers that service the Greater Houston and Harris County, Texas ...
  • The Harris County DIVERT Experience
    The DIVERT program initiated in Harris County, Texas has some good and bad points. I will not rehash them here. A client was kind enough to allow me to publish their email to me. The following is ...
  • Would you really buy a car with a DWI prevention device?
    A couple of friends have mentioned a local news story about future vehicles being manufactured with a DWI device that is similar to the interlock. This device would not allow a vehicle to be started ...
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Multiple DWIs - Click here to view all posts
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  • Fort Worth Officer Fired After Second DWI
    After being charged with a second DWI, a Fort Worth, Texas police officer has been fired from his job. This is because the officers maintain that they need to above reproach and obey the same laws ...
  • Bicycle DWIs: Be Prepared for the Possibility!
    You don’t have to be in a motor vehicle to get a DWI in Texas. In fact, you can be on a bicycle and merit one of these charges. Bicyclists are held to the same federal standard as all drivers ...
  • Houston Man Learns That DWIs Can Add Up
    One DWI comes with a significant penalty. In Houston, a first-time offender typically receives 72 hours up to 6 months of confinement, and 24 to 100 hours of community service. An offender can also be ...
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  • Obtaining an Occupational License
    In the state of Texas, there is something called an implied consent law. Basically, this means that anyone who registers for a driver's license in that state agrees to submit to field sobriety ...
  • Harris County, Texas Occupational Worksheet
    While most petitions for Occupational Licenses in Harris County, Texas must be filed with the County Civil Court they are typically taken care of in the County Criminal Court where the DWI is/was ...
  • Commercial Drivers License Saved at the ALR
    One of the many pitfalls of having a commercial drivers license and being charged for a DWI is that an occupational license is not available if the administrative license revocation hearing (ALR) is ...
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