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  • What Is The Punishment for a Second DWI?
    What Is The Punishment for a Second DWI?

    In Texas, the offense of driving while intoxicated (DWI) is covered under Section 49.04 of the Texas Penal Code, which criminalizes driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, or a combination of ...

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  • Texas DWI with a High BAC
    Texas DWI with a High BAC

    In Texas, the offense of drunk or drugged driving is covered under Section 49.04 of the Texas Penal Code, Driving While Intoxicated. Under Sec. 49.04, you commit the offense of DWI when you drive in a ...

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  • What You Need to Know About a Texas DWI
    What You Need to Know About a Texas DWI

    If you landed on this page, you’re probably facing driving while intoxicated (DWI) charges in Texas. Undoubtedly, a DWI charge is nerve-wracking, especially when it’s your first offense and you don’t ...

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  • Possessing an Alcoholic Beverage in a Motor Vehicle
    Possessing an Alcoholic Beverage in a Motor Vehicle

    It is not uncommon for people to have open containers of alcohol in their vehicles. For example, someone might bring a bottle of wine over to their friend’s house to enjoy at dinner, and since their ...

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  • Second DWI in Texas
    Second DWI in Texas

    The criminal offense of driving while intoxicated (DWI) is covered under Section 49.04 of the Texas Penal Code. Like other states, in Texas the penalties for DWI-related crimes increase with each ...

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  • DWI for Minors in Texas
    DWI for Minors in Texas

    In Texas, the offense of driving while intoxicated is covered under Section 49.04 of the Texas Penal Code. Under Sec. 49.04(a) it reads, “A person commits an offense if the person is intoxicated while ...

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