How Do I Prepare For a DWI Trial?

How Do I Prepare For a DWI Trial?

You made the smart decision to fight your DWI charge. But now what do you do? Here is a breakdown of some things to keep in mind when heading to court: 1. HIRE AN ATTORNEY Chances are you’ve never defended yourself in court before, and if you have, it probably didn’t...
What Should I Do if I Am Pulled Over After Drinking Alcohol?

What Should I Do if I Am Pulled Over After Drinking Alcohol?

You’ve been out with some friends and had a couple drinks.  As you drive home, suddenly you see red and blue lights flashing in your rearview mirrors and hear the siren coming from a police officer’s vehicle. You feel your heart drop into the pit of your stomach and...
No Refusal Weekends In Texas

No Refusal Weekends In Texas

You’ve probably heard the announcements on the radio or driven past road signs declaring it is a ‘No Refusal Weekend,’ but do you actually know what that means? In the state of Texas, the justice system takes DWIs very seriously. These weekends are the result of...
No Refusal Weekends In Texas

How The Open Container Law Could Affect You

The Texas justice system takes drinking and driving very seriously. Here in Texas there is a lot of drinking and a lot of driving. In such a large state a car is as much of a necessity as water. But did you know that in this state it is not only illegal to drink and...
No Refusal Weekends In Texas

Ron Hickman, Harris County Sheriff, Creates New DWI Unit

Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman established a brand new unit that exclusively focuses on DWIs throughout the county. Hickman, who has over 44 years of service under his belt after graduating from the Houston Police Department Training Academy in 1971, is aiming to...
No Refusal Weekends In Texas

First Time DWI in Houston?

You are asking yourself, How did this happen to me? WHY did this happen to me? You went out for a celebratory evening with co-workers because your company just closed a huge deal. Although you did not expect to have so much to drink, everyone insisted on those extra...