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Blog Posts in October, 2011

Mom Convicted in Drunken Crash That Killed Daughter Arrested for DWI Again

Harris County authorities have arrested Elena Fuentes, the 27-year-old Houston mother previously convicted of intoxicated manslaughter (in a crash that claimed her daughter’s life), again charged with DWI. Fuentes received 10 years’ probation in 2009 for her prior conviction. In the first case, Fuentes was intoxicated behind the wheel of…

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DWI Arrests in Montgomery County Surge for Labor Day Weekend

Although Labor Day weekend delivered some much needed cooler temperatures for most in the Houston area, the holiday did bring the heat others as it was also a no-refusal weekend. During no-refusal weekends, motorists do not have the choice to decline testing to check their blood-alcohol level.

This Labor Day’s no-refusal…

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