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Don’t Let Your DWI Criminal Record be a Roadblock to Your New Year

Drunk Driving

This past legislative session (2017), Texas lawmakers from both sides of the aisle proposed legislation to help expand the opportunity to seal criminal convictions with an order of non-disclosure. The new law HB 3016 allows a person convicted of nonviolent

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Five reasons you need to hire a Criminal Defense Attorney if you are arrested on Labor Day Weekend

Arrested on Labor Day

Labor Day Weekend is usually a busy weekend, with time spent enjoying backyard barbeques, spending time at the lake or taking a road trip. If you happen to find yourself arrested over the holiday weekend, odds are you don’t know

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Don’t let July 4th Fireworks Cloud Your Judgement

4th of July

We are all proud to be Americans and want to celebrate the July 4th holiday. But as you celebrate, be aware that the police will be watching you as leave the firework show. If your Independence Day plans include alcohol,

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Don’t Fumble Your Future Away Just Because it’s Super Bowl Sunday


Gathering friends and family around the TV on Super Bowl Sunday is a fan favorite in America. It is one of the most widely watched national events, with millions tuning in time to watch. With the increased drinking that occurs

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What if I Get Arrested in Collin County on New Year’s Eve?


If you happen to find yourself arrested in Collin County on New Year’s Eve for a DWI call our on-call attorneys at Rosenthal & Wadas. Texas law states that those who are put in jail for a crime must see

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Avoid the Twinkling Lights of a Police Car This Holiday


During the holidays, there are more people on the road traveling to visit family and friends or attending holiday parties and gatherings. Common sense often goes out the window when alcohol is consumed. Having a clear plan before your next

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Be Prepared This Holiday Weekend

Stars on Flag

Labor Day weekend is the last hurrah for many folks to get out and camp, barbecue, swim and relax. All the things Texans love to do. Three day weekends also mean that there will be a greater police presence watching

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Understanding the Basics of SR-22 Insurance

SR-22 Insurance Form

If you live or work in Collin County, Texas, you understand the importance of being able to drive. But driving is a state-regulated privilege, not a right, and therefore there are many legal requirements that a driver has to comply

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DWI Process in Collin County

DWI Process Blog Post

By: Justin Wilson While the facts of every DWI investigation have their own unique nuances, in general, DWIs follow a predictable process. The following outlines this process after an arrest through the disposition of a case. Bond Process After you

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Tips On Avoiding a DWI This July 4th Weekend


With Fourth of July falling on a Monday this year it allows many of us to enjoy a three-day weekend. It will be the perfect time to get together with friends and family whether at a backyard barbecue or the

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