Mr. Stallworth struck and killed Mario Reyes on the morning of March 14, 2009 after a night of drinking. Mr. Stallworth's blood alcohol concentration was .126, well above Florida's legal limit of .08.
Mr. Stallworth also reached a confidential settlement agreement with Mr. Reyes' family to avoid further civil litigation. He faced up to 15 years in prison.
In Texas, DWI manslaughter is a second-degree felony and carries a sentence of from 2 to 20 years in prison. While probation is permitted, the statute requires a minimum of 120 days in jail as a condition.