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Texas DWI Penalties (And How to Fight Back)

If you’ve been charged with a DWI in Austin, Texas, you may be wondering where to turn for help. Driving while intoxicated is a serious crime in the state of Texas, and there is a range of possible penalties. So what are the Texas DWI penalties? The answer varies based

May 19th, 2021|Categories: DWI|Comments Off on Texas DWI Penalties (And How to Fight Back)

What to Do If You’re Accused of Sexual Assault [& How To Protect Yourself]

Assault and sexual assault convictions carry some of the strictest penalties in Texas. Sexual assault is usually a second-degree felony that carries a sentence of up to twenty years in state prison but can be upgraded to a first-degree felony with a sentence of up to 99 years in prison.

March 23rd, 2021|Categories: Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault|Comments Off on What to Do If You’re Accused of Sexual Assault [& How To Protect Yourself]
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Is Hit and Run a Felony?

A hit and run occurs anytime someone leaves the scene of a car crash involving property damage, injury, or death. It also includes leaving the scene without giving all of your information. In Texas, a hit and run is a serious criminal charge, and depending on the severity of the

December 10th, 2020|Categories: Hit and Run|Comments Off on Is Hit and Run a Felony?
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What You Need to Know If You Are Accused of Domestic Assault or Family Violence in Texas

If you have been arrested or accused of domestic assault or family violence in Texas, you are not alone and it’s important to know more about what you have been charged with. Here’s what you need to know about family domestic violence and how it can affect you. Talk to

April 20th, 2020|Categories: Domestic Violence|Comments Off on What You Need to Know If You Are Accused of Domestic Assault or Family Violence in Texas
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How Will The Coronavirus/ Covid19 Affect My Legal Criminal Case?

The quarantine and closures stemming from the Coronavirus are having a drastic effect on the prosecution and disposition of criminal and legal cases. This article will address How those closures may affect your Criminal Case. Criminal court cases, from arrest to plea negotiations and jury trials involve crowded spaces. Each

April 15th, 2020|Categories: Questions About Law|Comments Off on How Will The Coronavirus/ Covid19 Affect My Legal Criminal Case?
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Is Assault on a Family Member a Felony in Texas?

In Texas, there are five common domestic violence charges: Assault with Injury Family Violence Terroristic Threat of a Family Member. Family Violence with Strangulation Aggravated Assault of a Family Member.  Continuous violence against a family member.  Each charge comes with different legal consequences, and it’s important to know the laws

March 19th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Is Assault on a Family Member a Felony in Texas?
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Coronavirus Criminal Cases FAQ

How will the Coronavirus/ Covid-19 affect my Criminal Case? The quarantine and closures stemming from the Coronavirus are having a drastic effect on the prosecution and disposition of criminal cases. This article will address How those closures may affect your Criminal Case. Criminal court cases, from arrest to plea negotiations

March 17th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Coronavirus Criminal Cases FAQ
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What Is the Difference between DUI vs. DWI in Texas?

What is the difference between DUI vs. DWI in Texas? The two terms are often colloquially used interchangeably; however, there is a distinct difference between DUI vs. DWI in Texas. DWI stands for “driving while intoxicated” and applies to a driver who has lost the normal use of their mental

February 25th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on What Is the Difference between DUI vs. DWI in Texas?

Understanding Animal Cruelty Charges in Austin, TX

Texas’ animal cruelty laws were originally set in place to deal with cattle and livestock, but today’s laws cover a variety of animals. Today the charge is differentiated between Cruelty to Nonlivestock Animals and Cruelty to Livestock animals. Cruelty to animals can be classified as a misdemeanor or a felony,

April 24th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Understanding Animal Cruelty Charges in Austin, TX

How To Check Your Driver’s License Status in Texas

There are a surprising number of ways that a person can find themselves with a suspended driver’s license . . . some of them may even come as a surprise. Here are just some of the reasons someone can get slapped with a suspended license: Traffic offense(s) Driving recklessly Causing

March 18th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on How To Check Your Driver’s License Status in Texas