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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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  • World BAC Limits and the 50 States
    World BAC Limits and the 50 States

    As of 2004, all 50 states have established an "illegal per se" BAC of .08 for the offense of DWI . Delaware, being the last and final state to pass the .08 BAC law, previously had in place a .1 BAC ...

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  • Built in Breathalyzers
    Built in Breathalyzers

    With frightening statistics such as: Every 90 seconds, a person is injured in a drunk driving crash; In 2010, 10,228 people died in drunk driving crashes – one every 52 minutes – and 345,000 were ...

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  • Coercion in the Intoxilyzer Room
    Coercion in the Intoxilyzer Room

    Let's talk about a DWI breath test. The dreaded breath test. Everyone thinks of a breath test as being the end-all be-all in a DWI case. And in a way, it can be. It definitely gives the police, the ...

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