Can a DWI Affect Your CHL?

Texas is one of the states in the United States that allows citizens to hold a concealed handgun license. The state has around 51 million guns in private ownership, which makes up about 20 percent of all the guns in the country. However, Texas also has one of the largest

July 10th, 2017|Categories: DWI, Gun Laws, Questions About Law|

What is Search and Seizure?

We've all heard the term "search and seizure", but what does it mean? A search is defined by U.S. v. Jacobsen as occurring when an expectation of privacy that society is prepared to consider reasonable is infringed. A "seizure" of property occurs when there is some meaningful interference with an

June 19th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense, Questions About Law|

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

Marijuana Laws in Texas

Marijuana possession and distribution is illegal under both Texas and U.S. law. Texas law came first, with a 1919 law that banned possession of marijuana. Texas wasn't the first state to ban marijuana, but it was in the handful of states that prohibited marijuana before the 1920s. The United States