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The Common Law: Expunction for DWI Arrest?
Texas law: obtaining an expunction
"...I was arrested for DWI a few years ago, and my lawyer worked out..."

Oct. 3, 2014 Column by Chris Perri

Fallout From DWI Crash Follows Hays County Commissioner
Walt Smith's got one more week to breathe easy
"...“I was informed that I was under arrest for DWI, even though no blood was drawn, no breathalyzer given,..."

Oct. 10, 2022 News Post by Jordan Buckley

Woman Suing APD Beats DWI
Caroline Callaway acquitted of DWI that led to her suing APD for alleged excessive force
"...Callaway learned Friday night that she was acquitted of DWI charges stemming from a 2013 arrest...."

April 24, 2015 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

The DWI Dude Runs for A.G.
Jamie Balagia wants marijuana law reform, greater police accountability
"...The local defense attorney (aka "The DWI Dude"), formerly a longtime cop now known throughout Austin..."

Sept. 26, 2014 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Lehmberg: The D.A.'s DWI
D.A. enters a guilty plea

April 19, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

UPDATED: D.A. Arrested on DWI Charge
Lehmberg booked by Travis County deputy
"...a close friend and colleague, however my stance on DWI is very clear and I was saddened to learn..."

April 15, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Glorifying DWI

Dec. 11, 2017 Postmarks

Krusee Arrested for DWI
Round Rock Republican rep arrested, charged

May 1, 2008 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Raped Twice?
Virginia Glore asked the APD for a rape test -- instead they're prosecuting her for DWI.
"...knew she'd spent the night in jail on a DWI, she said, and moreover they believed she was fabricating..."

Oct. 12, 2001 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Adam Reposa on Ice
Sentenced to six months in jail for direct contempt, city’s DWI king meets stalemate in state courts
"...As of today – Thursday, Nov. 9 – local DWI attorney Adam Reposa has spent 35 days in a..."

Nov. 10, 2017 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Here We Go Again
The Riddlin' Kids -- DIY with a bullet.
"...isn't just a priority for the label, it's a "DWI." That's an in-house acronym for "Donnie Wants It," as..."

Aug. 2, 2002 Music Feature by Andy Langer

UPDATE: Lehmberg Trial Day Two: We're All Drunks
State pursues implication that Lehmberg is an "alcoholic"
"...on the stand Tuesday afternoon while testifying about her DWI arrest and its aftermath. "Man, I hate it when..."

Dec. 10, 2013 News Post by Michael King

Naked City
Mack Martinez steps down after a being arrested himself on drunk-driving charges
"...handling both civil and criminal cases -- including misdemeanor DWI charges such as the one he now faces. County..."

Nov. 14, 2003 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Lawyer Up, Musicians
Local attorney gives advice on how to avoid a pot conviction
"...will be hosting his fourth presentation on marijuana (and DWI) law for musicians on Monday...."

April 14, 2010 News Post by Jordan Smith

Reposa out of Jail
DWI attorney released after 68 days
"...qualifier off Reposa's 180-day sentence, and make the loquacious DWI attorney eligible for "good time" credit, essentially two days..."

Dec. 15, 2017 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Niche Justice
Travis County specialty courts try to break the cycle of crime
" Texas – including adult and juvenile drug courts, DWI court, felony and misdemeanor mental health courts, a family..."

March 26, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Public Notice: Learning to Share?
A full week of Proposition 1
"...the city has seen a 23 percent drop in DWI crashes." Except of course, that's not true, either. Uber..."

April 29, 2016 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Righteous readers respond to recent rape reportage, and our Best of Austin issue garners a kudo or two.
"...questioned why the Travis County Attorneys Office had filed DWI charges against Ms. Virginia Glore. I will restrict my..."

Oct. 19, 2001 Column

Lehmberg's Next Ordeal: Too Drunk to D.A.?
Civil hearing to remove Lehmberg begins Monday
"..."bifurcated" process Peeples established to determine whether Lehm­berg's April DWI arrest and subsequent conviction should disqualify her from further..."

Dec. 6, 2013 News Feature by Michael King

S-Comm "Roll Calls" Raise New Questions
Data released leads to more questions than answers
"...which are, in most cases, Class B misdemeanors. But DWI stops, based on any impression of erratic driving, are..."

Sept. 19, 2014 News Feature by Tony Cantú

Last Call for DWIs at AFD?
Fire chief cracks down on drunk driving firefighters
"...Madison is the sixth firefighter suspended for a DWI since January of 2013, but the first to incur..."

Aug. 1, 2014 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Quintana Reinstated ... and Reterminated
Arbitrator rules in favor of fired Officer Leonardo Quintana ... then Quintana gets fired again
"...bad decisions – not only for the (still pending) DWI but also for several unrelated actions, including posting a..."

Oct. 29, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

The Common Law
Do I have to take the Breathalyzer?
"...If [I] get stopped for a DWI, do I have to take the Breathalyzer? What happens..."

March 18, 2005 Column by Luke Ellis

Austin Fire Department: Drinking in Drive-Throughs
Two firefighters arrested for DWIs in fast food parking lots
"...the city since 2008, got picked up for his DWI at an In-N-Out Burger in North Austin on May..."

Aug. 19, 2016 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

New Suit Filed Against Lehmberg
Former political opponent alleges D.A. engaged in several criminal acts
"...a series of sobriety tests and then arrested for DWI; subsequent testing revealed that her blood-alcohol content was nearly..."

June 7, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

More Trouble for Rosemary Lehmberg
Former political rival seeks removal and criminal charges
"...a series of sobriety tests and then arrested for DWI; subsequent testing revealed that her blood-alcohol content was nearly..."

June 3, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

UPDATED: Lawsuit Seeks Lehmberg's Removal From Office
Attorney cites Local Government Code provision for power to do so
"...Lehmberg was arrested April 12 after a motorist on..."

April 18, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...from Dec. 29 through Jan. 1, troopers made 461 DWI arrests. The TCSO has its own holiday DWI enforcement..."

Dec. 22, 2006 News Feature

County Attorney's Office: Welcome Back, Mack?
A former assistant county attorney may soon be re-employed by the county, despite a DWI charge.
"...role in that transition – once the pending misdemeanor DWI charge against him has been adjudicated...."

Feb. 13, 2004 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Nearly a Dozen Contested Races on the Election Docket
Judging the judges
"...replace punishment. Over at CCL5, the docket includes many DWI cases (as do several others; CCL7, whose Judge Elisabeth..."

Feb. 18, 2022 News Feature by Brant Bingamon

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