ALCOHOL WILL NOT KEEP YOU WARM IN WINTER
While we, in north Texas, usually enjoy a relatively warm winter, there are still those times when the thermometer dips below freezing. And if you have been drinking in cold weather, it would be best to stay inside where it is warm. You will also want to think twice before imbibing during the tailgate party […]
IS IT DANGEROUS TO MIX ALCOHOL WITH ENERGY DRINKS
Everyone has their own personal preference when it comes to drinking alcohol. Some people enjoy a classic cocktail such as gin and tonic or rum and coke, while others may prefer a more extravagant mixture such as a fruity martini or a trendy micro brew. And just as fashion trends come and go each and […]
A RISE IN DWIS
It was not long ago that the city of Austin lifted its nose in the air at two popular rideshare companies, compelling them to comply with certain regulations or be shut down. In response, both companies left the city so as to not start a trend of lowering to (what they perceived) as unfair demands. […]
DWI ACQUITTAL ENDS IN CIVIL SUIT
A woman out of Travis county is bringing a lawsuit against the city of Austin, two of its police officers, and the county for excessive force. The alleged excessive force took place in conjunction with a DWI arrest from 2013. According to court papers, the woman is seeking compensation for damages she endured to her elbows and for the post traumatic stress she has suffered since.
DWI Conviction Ends in Nine Year Sentence
If you were under the impression that a DWI convictions are no big deal, think again. A Galveston area man was recently convicted of DWI and will now serve a nine year sentence. This case reveals what everyone accused of DWI in Texas should know; DWI convictions can carry heavy penalties.