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The Domestic Violence Laws in Texas

In Texas, the law classifies a violent act as domestic violence when it’s committed against another member of the household, a member of the family (by blood, adoption, or marriage), or someone the offender is dating (or dated in the past). This can include violence against a spouse or former

March 15th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Domestic Violence Laws in Texas

Texas Punishment for Aiding and Abetting a Criminal

Every year, nearly 900,000 violent and property crimes are committed in the state of Texas. That means a violent crime is committed every five minutes and property crimes are committed every 41 seconds or less. From murder and assault to burglary and theft, these crimes are all subject to punishment

March 4th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Texas Punishment for Aiding and Abetting a Criminal

The Differences Between Driving While Intoxicated and Public Intoxication

There is a significant difference between public intoxication and driving while intoxicated in the state of Texas. Public intoxication is a relatively minor criminal offense in most situations, especially for a first conviction. That does not mean that problems cannot arise for those individuals arrested for public intoxication. Especially if

July 3rd, 2017|Categories: DWI, Questions About Law|Comments Off on The Differences Between Driving While Intoxicated and Public Intoxication

Texas Alcohol Laws: Boating While Intoxicated

We all know about the dangers and criminal penalties associated with driving while intoxicated, but do you realize the consequences for operating a boat under the influence of drugs or alcohol? In Texas, if you're caught operating a water vessel under the influence of mind-altering substances, you are liable to

May 30th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense, Questions About Law|Comments Off on Texas Alcohol Laws: Boating While Intoxicated

Sexual Assault Laws in Texas

Sexual assault is a very serious criminal offense throughout the United States. In the state of Texas, it’s also considered a serious criminal violation of the law. Sexual assault, more commonly known as rape, occurs when a person knowingly and intentionally forcibly commits a number of sexual activities that are

May 8th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense, Questions About Law|Comments Off on Sexual Assault Laws in Texas