Do Houston Prosecutors Have to Prove I Had a Prior DWI Conviction to Justify a Harsher Sentence?

Multiple DWI cases can quickly add up to serious jail time in Texas. Drunk driving penalties escalate with each subsequent offense–and that can include a DWI conviction from another state. For example, a first-time DWI offense is charged as a Class B misdemeanor in Texas. But if you have a prior DWI conviction, the second […]