Kyle Whitaker

What Happens When You Have Been Arrested for a DWI, and There is a Child in The Car?


When it comes to DWI with a child in the car, it really does not matter that you were driving safely or that you did not get into an accident. If you get arrested or pulled over for DWI (driving while intoxicated) in Texas, and you have [...]

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What Elements Must Be Proven for a DWI Conviction?


Most non-lawyers have a general knowledge of what a particular criminal violation might be.

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Does a DUI in Texas Affect a Commercial Driver’s License?


The short answer to this question is yes, a conviction of driving while intoxicated (DWI) in Texas will impact your commercial driver’s license (CDL). Upon a conviction of impaired driving, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) can suspend your CDL for one year or longer.[...]

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What Are The Consequences of a DWI in Texas?


Driving while intoxicated (DWI) or under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs risks not only your life but also the safety and lives of other people [...]

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National Impaired Driving Month in December


There is no doubt that driving under the influence of alcohol (DUI) is a dangerous decision that results in many accidents, injuries, and fatalities each year in Texas and throughout the United States [...]

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Texas is cracking down on those who drive while intoxicated or under the influence. The State makes it clear that it does not tolerate drivers who operate their vehicles while intoxicated and the penalties put in place reflect this[...]

Read More Penalties for DWI in Texas

Under the Texas Penal Code, Driving Under the Influence (DUI) and Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) are separate and distinct charges. Both involve a person driving while impaired by drugs or alcohol [...]

Read More What is the Difference Between a DUI and DWI in Texas?

While many people will use the terms DUI and DWI interchangeably, it is important to note that there are differences between them. In Texas, a DWI is an offense separate from a DUI. A DWI carries serious potential penalties[...]

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Texas DWI Laws


In Texas, you may face a DWI charge if you are found to be driving while intoxicated. Intoxicated means that you are not in normal control of your mental or physical faculties as a result of alcohol or drugs. [...]

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Many people make the mistake of thinking a DWI case is black and white; either you are under the influence or not. When you hire a skilled Fort Worth DWI attorney, you will quickly learn that you have options and you just might have a defense for your case[...]

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Law enforcement officers who stop a motorist for suspicion of drunk driving may request a breathalyzer test of the individual. If the officer has probable cause, he or she may arrest[...]

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Texas Second Chance Bill And Nondisclosures Everyone makes mistakes. Usually, we try and learn from those transgressions and move on. When the mistakes involve breaking the law and result in a criminal record, it is[...]

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