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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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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

The Top 5 Reasons People Are Arrested in Texas

Every year, there are more than three-quarters of a million arrests made throughout Texas. While this includes violent and serious charges like human trafficking and manslaughter, most arrests are for non-violent crimes. The following are the five most common reasons people get arrested in Texas:

March 6th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense, Dangerous Drug Charge, Domestic Violence, DWI, Questions About Law|Comments Off on The Top 5 Reasons People Are Arrested in Texas

Gun Violence Incidents in 2015

Gun violence in the United States results in thousands of deaths and injuries annually. Thanks to a nonprofit, nonpartisan project known as the Gun Violence Archive (GVA), data on gun homicides and nonfatal shootings is now available well before the federal government releases its statistics. According to GVA, there were

July 21st, 2016|Categories: Domestic Violence, Gun Laws|Comments Off on Gun Violence Incidents in 2015

When Do Prosecutors Proceed With A Domestic Violence Charge?

There's a culture of domestic violence. Law enforcement and the courts have been trying to change it. You don't have to hurt somebody to be charged with domestic violence. A single threat of offensive or provocative touching is enough. The elements of a domestic violence case Unlike most states, Texas

November 6th, 2015|Categories: Domestic Violence|Comments Off on When Do Prosecutors Proceed With A Domestic Violence Charge?