Failing a breath test on probation in Texas

by Richard Jones  - May 23, 2023

What are the consequences of a failed breath test while on probation?

– wp, Texas


If you are on probation for DWI and fail a breath test you need to consult with an attorney. The consequences of a failed test depend on the judge. For a first DWI, you could face up to 180 days in jail. Most revocations will result in less than the maximum. I would also recommend you attend additional counseling. I have been very successful in keeping my clients on probation. Time is of the essence as a warrant may be issued for your arrest.

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