What is the Intoxilyzer 9000

What is the Intoxilyzer 9000

What is the intoxilyzer? – Several years ago, the State of Texas replaced the Intoxilyzer 5000 EN, the machine law enforcement officers used to conduct breath alcohol tests, with a different version called the Intoxilyzer 9000. The machine is designed to...
Consequences of a DWI On Immigration Status

Consequences of a DWI On Immigration Status

A DWI arrest can potentially affect the immigration status for someone who is not a citizen, and has a prior arrest record that resulted in a conviction as defined by Federal law. Whenever an immigrant is arrested, police take photographs and fingerprints of them,...
How Do Defendants Get Harsher Punishment for DWI?

How Do Defendants Get Harsher Punishment for DWI?

There are some states throughout the country that have imposed more serious punishments for drunk driving charges involving aggravating factors and Texas is one of them. For a first-time offender in Texas, a DWI charge is considered a Class B misdemeanor and can lead...
What is the Second Chance DWI Law?

What is the Second Chance DWI Law?

DWI Lawyers in Harris County and throughout Texas were happy to see the legislature pass the “Second Chance Law” (House Bill 3016) in September 2017. Under the law, first-time DWI offenders whose case did not involve an accident and meet other eligible criteria have...