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May 2013
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Thursday, June 6th, 2013
Features
18 | Proposed Bylaws Changes - Submitted by Adam Kobs & Coby Waddill
22 | Early Termination of Probation with Judicial Clemency Under TCCP Article 42.12 - By Michael C. Gross & Jeffrey D. Weatherford
28 | Fear and the DWI Field Sobriety Tests - By Mimi Coffey
33 | I Could Have Danced All Night - By Warren Wolf
Early Termination of Probation with Judicial Clemency Under TCCP Article 42.12
Thursday, June 6th, 2013

We read the recent opinion in Hall v. State and discussed the judicial clemency aspect of the case with some of our fellow defense counsel.

Fear and the DWI  Field Sobriety Tests
Thursday, June 6th, 2013

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) developed the Standardized Field Sobriety Tests (SFSTs) in a vacuum. None of the original research simulated real-life testing conditions—e.g., a person performing the standardized field sobriety tests with the fear of going to jail.

I Could Have Danced All Night
Thursday, June 6th, 2013

In reflecting on my experience before the United States Supreme Court, I find two books coming to mind: The Once and Future King by T. H. White and Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw. Both books came to life on the Broadway stage in musicals: “Camelot” and “My Fair Lady.”

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