Underage Drinking and Driving

Underage Drinking and Driving

While driving while intoxicated is a charge seen nationwide, many states enact more strict laws for those that drink and drive underage. Texas has what is called a “Zero Tolerance” law. In Texas it is illegal for a person under age 21 to operate a motor vehicle in a...
By The Book: Drunk Drivers & Telephone Tips

By The Book: Drunk Drivers & Telephone Tips

Generally speaking, an anonymous tip to the police is not by itself enough for an officer to stop a driver. Ultimately, the tips provided by anonymous callers remain suspect. Because they remain anonymous they are unaccountable for the claims they make to police. In...
Understanding Galveston DWI Charges

Understanding Galveston DWI Charges

Galveston DWI Lawyer Tad Nelson In the State of Texas, a person can be criminally charged for the unlawful offense of driving while intoxicated (DWI) if they are found by law enforcement to be intoxicated and operating a motor vehicle in a public place. DWI offenses...