San Antonio, TX asked in DUI / DWI for Texas

Q: I got a DUI in September 2013, I haven't received a court date. What should I do. I live in Texas

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Dane Michael Johnson
Dane Michael Johnson
  • DUI & DWI Lawyer
  • Houston, TX
  • Licensed in Texas

A: The statute of limitations in Texas for a misdemeanor DWI is 2 years. If the State fails to file it within this period of time, the State will be barred from prosecuting you for the misdemeanor DWI. If it is a felony DWI, the statute of limitations is 3 years. What county did the DWI occur in? You may have a court date and not know it. Did you make a cash bond or a surety bond? Contact a DWI lawyer in that county for further information.

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