Beating a DWI Case May Soon Get a Lot Tougher in Dallas

Dallas Observer | April 6, 2009
Since last Memorial Day, the Dallas Police Department has had five "no-refusal" weekends, most recently this St. Patrick's Day. So far, 404 people have been arrested for DWI and refused a breath test. In some cases they were physically restrained and forced to give a blood sample.

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