Tag: dwi

When Should I Take a DWI Plea Bargain?

If you have recently been arrested for drunk driving in Texas, it is imperative that you retain the help of a Houston DWI attorney from Jim Medley & Associates, P.C. before attempting to negotiate a plea agreement with the prosecution. While this may ultimately be the most practical course of action, you should not hesitate to… Read more »

DWI vs. DUI in Texas

Across the U.S., each state maintains different laws related to driving under the influence. In Texas, one can be charged with either a DUI offense, meaning driving under the influence, or a DWI offense, meaning driving while intoxicated. The difference between the two charges lies in the fact that a DUI offense usually only applies to drivers… Read more »

Am I Legally Required to Take a Field Sobriety Test in Texas?

If you have ever found yourself in a situation where a law enforcement officer has asked you to participate in a series of field sobriety tests, you may be wondering whether or not you have the right to refuse. While you are governed by the state’s implied consent laws if you have obtained a driver’s license… Read more »