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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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  • What Are the Penalties for Underage DWI?
    What Are the Penalties for Underage DWI?

    “ Underage drinking is a serious public health problem in the United States. Alcohol is the most widely used substance of abuse among America’s youth, and drinking by young people possess enormous ...

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  • Can Minors Be Charged as Adults for DWI?
    Can Minors Be Charged as Adults for DWI?

    In Texas, a minor can be charged as an adult for driving while intoxicated (DWI) and for a drug-related offense. This means that a minor can face the same penalties and sentencing as an adult for ...

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  • Penalties for Underage DWI in Texas
    Penalties for Underage DWI in Texas

    Are you under the age of 21? Or, are you a parent who has a son or daughter who is under 21, the legal drinking age? If your answer is “Yes” to either question, you’ll be interested in learning about ...

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  • Texas' Tough Alcohol-Related Laws for Minors
    Texas' Tough Alcohol-Related Laws for Minors

    It’s no secret that Texas has some of the toughest laws and penalties in the nation, and the laws that apply to minors are no exception. Under Texas law, minors can be charged as adults if they commit ...

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  • Underage Drinking Penalties in Texas
    Underage Drinking Penalties in Texas

    It’s no secret that teenagers have a tendency to try to drink alcoholic beverages even though they are “too young” to drink legally. Unfortunately, what many teens fail to realize is that not only are ...

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