Differences Between DUI and DWI

Differences Between DUI and DWI It is a common misunderstanding that Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) is the same thing as Driving Under the Influence (DUI). In some states this may be true, however in Texas, these are two distinct crimes. To add to the confusion, even attorneys and judges in Texas will often be heard…

How Will a Texas DWI Conviction Affect My License?

How Will a Texas DWI Conviction Affect My License? You’re likely to face several penalties if convicted of a DWI in Texas. One of the consequences many people worry about is what will happen to their driver’s license; they want to know if it will be suspended and for how long. As you can imagine…

The Problem with Standardized Field Sobriety Tests

The Problem with Standardized Field Sobriety Tests Field Sobriety Tests No one likes to be pulled over by the police, and it can be especially unnerving to be asked to step out of the car on suspicion of drinking. Many people are familiar with field sobriety tests, which ideally would be a foolproof way to…