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  • License Suspension for Underage DWI
    License Suspension for Underage DWI

    Young people often need their driver licenses almost, if not as much as their parents. After all, a lot of youth drive themselves to school (sometimes miles away), work, practices, and games or ...

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  • SR-22 After DWI
    SR-22 After DWI

    If you’re facing driving while intoxicated (DWI) charges under Section 49.04 of the Texas Penal Code and you are convicted, you will be required to obtain a Financial Responsibility Certificate ...

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  • Ignition Interlock Requirements in Texas
    Ignition Interlock Requirements in Texas

    Under certain circumstances, when someone is convicted of driving while intoxicated (DWI) they are required to install what’s called an Ignition Interlock Device (IID). An IID is a small device ...

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  • When is DWI a Serious Felony?
    When is DWI a Serious Felony?

    The driving while intoxicated (DWI) or driving under the influence (DUI) statutes vary from state-to-state, but typically a third or fourth DWI is a felony offense depending on the state. Here in ...

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  • DWI With a Child Passenger in Texas
    DWI With a Child Passenger in Texas

    A standard driving while intoxicated (DWI) offense is criminalized under Section 49.045 of the Texas Penal Code. However, if you are caught driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, or a ...

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  • What Are the Penalties for a Third DWI?
    What Are the Penalties for a Third DWI?

    In Texas, the offense of driving while intoxicated is criminalized 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 ...

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