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Category: DWI

Is it Possible to Have DWI Charges Dropped or Lowered in TX?


Yes, it’s possible to have your DWI charges lowered or dropped in TX. The state takes driving while intoxicated or DWI charges and other related offenses very seriously, so they are punishable by high fines and incarceration. But in some cases, these charges can be lowered to a less severe offense. Different factors must be… read more

What is an Aggravated DWI?


If you or a loved one are facing aggravated DWI charges in Texas, you need to know the potential penalties of your charge and the difference between a DWI and an aggravated DWI. The following is a basic explanation of the aggravating factors involved in an aggravated DWI and its range of punishment. What Is… read more

How to Request an ALR Hearing in Texas


Applying for an Administrative License Revocation (“ALR”) hearing is an important step in defending against a Driving While Intoxicated (“DWI”) case in Texas. Unfortunately, many people miss their chance to get an ALR because they miss the deadline to apply (15 days from the date of arrest) or provide DPS with the wrong information. This… read more

What Are Texas Cops Looking For In Field Sobriety Tests?


Remember when you were in school and your teacher would “surprise” the class with pop quizzes? Field sobriety tests can be like that, except failing the test could mean some time in jail. Make no mistake: you have a right to refuse Standardized Field Sobriety Tests (SFSTs) if a police officer stops you in Texas. Cops… read more