Dwi/Dui

  • The Benefits of Using an Expert Witness in a DUI/DWI Case

    … An expert witness may play a vital role in a driving under the influence (DUI) or driving while intoxicated (DWI) case. You and your defense attorney are working to mitigate the severe potential damage of charges against you. An expert witness provides expert reports, testimony and evidence to assist in educating and informing the DMV more > The post The Benefits of Using an Expert Witness in a DUI/DWI Case appeared first on The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp. …

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  • What You Need to Know About “No Refusal” This Labor Day

    …” is – don’t drive while intoxicated. Don’t drink and drive. Don’t take any controlled substance or illegal substance and get behind the wheel this Labor Day weekend. More states are choosing to enact no refusal DWI enforcement policies, so it’s essential for motorists to learn how the law views those who just say no to a police officer’s request to submit…

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  • Driving With a Suspended License: Texas Laws and Penalties

    … to Do Next If You’re Charged with Driving with a Suspended License in Texas As you can see, the very best next step involves contacting a criminal defense lawyer. Matthew D. Sharp will prepare your case under Texas laws. If your charges include a repeat offense, you face more severe consequences. Call The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp now to arrange a free consultation. …

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  • When Drinking In Public Becomes a Crime

    … a dozen cities in Texas, including larger ones like Dallas, Houston and San Antonio, have bans on public drinking as approved by the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Code (TABC). However, these bans aren’t as restrictive as they might seem. In said cities, you cannot drink publicly in the central business district. This means if you go outside of the perimeter…

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  • Texas Open Container Laws: Is It Ever Legal?

    … Texas Open Container Laws: Is It Ever Legal? Posted by Matthew Sharp under DWI/DUI May 11, 2016 Open Container Laws in Texas Most people know that Texas law enforcement works hard to keep intoxicated motorists off of public roads and highways. Texas has a notorious reputation for being tough on cases of drunk or intoxicated driving. However…

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  • “Affluenza” Teen Being Investigated

    … “Affluenza” Teen Being Investigated Posted by Matthew Sharp under Criminal Law, DWI/DUI, Probation December 16, 2015 The Case of the “Affluenza” Teen In 2013, a Texas teenager named Ethan Couch made headlines after he was involved in a fatal crash after consuming alcohol. Many people were outraged after the teenager was punished with a sentence…

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  • I Was Arrested for DWI – Now What?

    … I Was Arrested for DWI – Now What? Posted by Matthew Sharp under DWI/DUI June 17, 2015 After being arrested for Driving While Intoxicated in Texas, people may wonder what will happen next. The state of Texas takes DWI cases very seriously. A conviction for Driving While Intoxicated can have serious, long-term consequences. Knowing what happens…

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