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Implied Consent and Refusing a Breathalyzer in Texas

Implied Consent and Refusing a Breathalyzer in Texas

Technically, if you are arrested and charged with a DWI (driving while intoxicated) in Texas, you are within your rights to refuse a breathalyzer or blood alcohol test. However, due to Texas’ implied consent laws, you will face administrative penalties for your refusal. Here is what you need to know.