Galveston County Declares “No Refusal Weekend” During Labor Day Weekend 2013
Labor Day weekend is a fun time for Galveston. Many people flock to the island, especially considering the nice weather that is expected this year.
This year Galveston County has decided to participate in a “No Refusal Weekend” for driving while intoxicated (DWI) this year’s Labor Day weekend. Under the no refusal program, if an officer has probable cause to believe that you are driving while intoxicated in Galveston County then he may apply for a search warrant for your blood. Prosecutors, judges and nurses will be working through the night to sign search warrants for the blood draws and to take your blood.
If you have been pulled over for DWI in Galveston County, you need an experienced Galveston DWI defense lawyer. Read more info on Driving While Intoxicated, then call our office to discuss your options. Also read our blog entry entitled “Arrested for DWI in Galveston County, Texas – KNOW YOUR RIGHTS AND KNOW THE LAW“.
If you are arrested for driving while intoxicated in Galveston, you have only 15 days after the arrest to request a hearing on the suspension of your driver’s license. Contrary to popular belief, your driver’s license is not automatically suspended.
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