Q: In Texas a third dwi with no injuries, children, and no others involved how can you be charged with a 2nd degree felony?
A: It is possible for a third degree felony to be enhanced to a second degree felony if the person charged was previously convicted of a third degree felony offense or higher and served pen time as a result. This is called a Repeat Offender Notice. You can learn more about punishment enhancements on my video: https://www.versustexas.com/?s=repeat+offender
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