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  • Can I Get Fired for a DWI?
    Can I Get Fired for a DWI?

    If you’re facing driving while intoxicated (DWI) charges in Fort Worth or anywhere else in Texas, you likely have these questions: “Will I go to jail? How much will my fines be? Will my driver license ...

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  • First DWI Penalties in Texas
    First DWI Penalties in Texas

    In Texas, the state’s drunk and drugged driving law is covered under Section 49.04 of the Texas Penal Code. Under Sec. 49.04, you commit the offense of driving while intoxicated if you are ...

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  • DWI During the Holidays
    DWI During the Holidays

    According to statistics from the Texas Department of Transportation , or TxDOT, DUI incidents are much more common around the holidays. Looking at the period between Dec. 1, 2016 and New Year’s Day, ...

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  • You've Been Arrested for a DWI. Now What? Continued.
    You've Been Arrested for a DWI. Now What? Continued.

    As we discussed last week, after being arrested for a DWI you become subject to both administrative and criminal penalties. I gave you the run down concerning the administrative side, and this week I ...

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  • You've Been Arrested for a DWI. Now What?
    You've Been Arrested for a DWI. Now What?

    So you've been arrested. Arrested for a DWI. You and roughly 95,000 other adults around the nation. In 2007, 17% of Tarrant County's population was charged with a new DWI. So, it is safe to say that ...

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  • Common Mistakes When Arrested for a DWI
    Common Mistakes When Arrested for a DWI

    Driving while intoxicated is an act that is taken very seriously by the United States government, and local law enforcement officials are willing to do whatever it takes to catch and arrest those who ...

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