A Brief Introduction to Standardized Field Sobriety Tests

A Brief Introduction to Standardized Field Sobriety Tests

If you are stopped by a Texas law enforcement officer who suspects you are driving while intoxicated (DWI), you will be asked to submit to standardized field sobriety tests. Standardized field sobriety tests were developed by the National Highway Traffic Safety...
How Blood Alcohol Concentration Impacts DWI Cases

How Blood Alcohol Concentration Impacts DWI Cases

In Texas, driving while intoxicated is a crime that is taken seriously by law enforcement. The Lone Star State has some of the strictest penalties for anyone convicted of driving while intoxicated (DWI).  ...
Driving with an Occupational Driver’s License in Texas

Driving with an Occupational Driver’s License in Texas

While many people in cities across the United States can go about their daily lives without driving a vehicle, people living in and around Houston know how vitally important a car is in our area. Using the public transportation system can be unreliable and makes it...
Law Requiring Alcohol Monitoring in All New Vehicles

Law Requiring Alcohol Monitoring in All New Vehicles

Houston DWI & Criminal Lawyer • Collin Evans On August 10, 2021, the U.S. Senate passed a $1 trillion infrastructure bill to improve the nation’s transportation system, drinking water and wastewater system, and much more.  The bill also includes provisions...
Facing a DWI Charge with No Breath or Blood Test in Texas

Facing a DWI Charge with No Breath or Blood Test in Texas

In the state of Texas, driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs is a major offense. Texas state laws for DWI are incredibly strict—some of the harshest in the nation. Because the state takes this crime so seriously, you can be arrested for DWI in Texas if...