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"...Austin Police Department is currently conducting a No Refusal DWI initiative that runs 10pm-5am nightly until Jan. 3, 2021...."

Dec. 25, 2020 News Feature

Headlines / Quote of the Week
"...jump on Labor Day drunk driving stops with a DWI initiative running nightly, 9pm-5am, effective now through Sept. 7,..."

Aug. 28, 2020 News Feature

Travis County Jail Population Continues to Drop
COVID-19 accelerates the trend, despite Abbott’s pushback
"...County Attorney David Escamilla, “if somebody arrested for a DWI has on his record a 10-year-old bar fight to..."

April 7, 2020 News Post by Michael King

Criminal Justice Advocates and Officials at Odds Over Pandemic Precautions
Campaigning by another name
"...while license invalid” cases, unless they involve a previous DWI or are a result of a vehicle accident, “and..."

March 18, 2020 News Post by Michael King

Headlines
"...Alex: Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones was arrested on a DWI charge in Travis County early Tues­day morning, March 10...."

March 13, 2020 News Feature

How Much Reform Is Enough in the Travis County District Attorney Race?
Incumbent D.A. Margaret Moore faces challengers from the left
"...under the shadow cast by predecessor Rosemary Lehmberg's embarrassing DWI bust and its aftermath, and the subsequent loss of..."

Aug. 23, 2019 News Feature by Michael King

Headlines
"...Don't DWI: The Austin Police Department reportedly made 44 DWI arrests..."

July 12, 2019 News Feature

Election Coverage: A Glass Half-Full
Little f*cking drops of blue blood, sweat, and tears
"...of 1998, the same year O'Rourke got his now-notorious DWI. He had ample reason to be "so fucking proud"..."

Nov. 9, 2018 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Election Ticker: Last Chance for Controversy
E-Day is tomorrow! Here's the latest news before it's too late.
"...by the retiring Lamar Smith) was convicted of a DWI in Charlottesville, Va., in 1994. It wouldn’t matter at..."

Nov. 5, 2018 News Post by News Staff

Norsuch and Sotoberg
"...description of Gisela “Not Quite Drunk Enough for a DWI” Triana: She “combines the worst qualities of Rosemary Lehmberg..."

Oct. 2, 2018 Postmarks

Point Austin: Disorder in the Court … of Appeals
Triana/Toth race raising unusual political dust
"...Mark Pulliam recalled her 2015 arrest on a potential DWI – it turned out Triana wasn't legally intoxicated, and..."

Sept. 28, 2018 News Column by Michael King

Merging the Travis Attorneys?
D.A. Moore and C.A. Escamilla networking a possible consolidation
"...2012 re-election ... two months later she got her DWI." At the time, Escamilla was considering not running again,..."

June 8, 2018 News Feature by Michael King

Headlines
"...intoxication assault, intoxication assault on a peace officer, and DWI with a child passenger...."

June 1, 2018 News Feature

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

Adam Reposa Will Be Free on Jan. 3
Judge agrees to nix day-for-day stipulation from initial order
"...180-day sentence for contempt of court, which the loquacious DWI attorney began serving in October. The order means Reposa..."

Dec. 12, 2017 News Post by Chase Hoffberger

Glorifying DWI

Dec. 11, 2017 Postmarks

Reposa’s Reroute
If you can't beat 'em, run against 'em
"...it denied a series of motions the uniquely constituted DWI defense attorney and his counsel filed over the past..."

Nov. 24, 2017 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Headlines
"...not hit or injure Javier Tinoco after an attempted DWI stop in February, were both no-billed on Tuesday...."

Nov. 17, 2017 News Feature

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

Adam Reposa Can’t Beat the Rap
Infamous defense attorney currently in custody for contempt of court
"...Bombastic DWI attorney Adam Reposa is currently in custody of the..."

Oct. 13, 2017 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Lege Lines: Ignoring the Dawnna Dukes Problem
County Democratic Party Chair Vincent Harding doesn't want to talk about the beleaguered rep
"...Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg, a white woman, was convicted of DWI in 2013 – to which Segura-Kelly reminded: "Rosemary had..."

June 9, 2017 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Headlines
"...while he's on probation in Travis County for a DWI...."

May 19, 2017 News Feature

County Re-Budgets to Save Community Programs
Despite Abbott's cuts, criminal justice initiatives will survive 'til fall
"...programs provide important community benefits, such as the county's DWI Court, which works with repeat drunk driving offenders and..."

May 12, 2017 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Recent Austin News Headlines
The week's news in review
"...Bummer, (DWI) Dude: Jamie Balagia, the offbeat defense attorney known as..."

March 24, 2017 News Feature

Vela Kicks Off
Immigration lawyer formally adds name to foggy HD 46 race
"...Gabriel Nila, Libertarian Kevin Ludlow, businessman Nnamdi Orakwue, and DWI attorney Adam Reposa – Vela strongly portrayed himself as..."

Jan. 13, 2017 News Post by Michael King

Vela to Dukes: Resign "Immediately"
Candidate tells rep. to consider values, interests of constituents
"...opponent during the general election, Gabriel Nila; and self-aggrandizing DWI attorney Adam Reposa on any upcoming ballot. Vela noted..."

Nov. 30, 2016 News Post by Sarah Marloff

The Race for House District 46
The pool of potential candidates is filling up for Dawnna Dukes' seat
"...Austin Vice President Montserrat Gari­bay. Filling out the scrum, DWI attorney and professional self-publicist Adam Reposa said he'll also..."

Nov. 18, 2016 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Letters to the Editor: Classic Cuts
35 years of "keeping it weird"
"...51st and Lamar at about 3:30am to get a sandwich. While I was paying for it, this dorky-looking, MTV-type..."

Sept. 2, 2016 Features Feature by Danielle White

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

Excessive Force Lawsuit Allowed to Move Forward
Case headed toward trial in December
"...since had the charges against them terminated), after a DWI arrest and ensuing blood draw and booking at Travis..."

Aug. 5, 2016 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

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