The Difficulties of Defending Texas Drug Possession Charges

 

Drug charges are some of the more difficult charges to defend and often result in a high percentage of convictions. The biggest challenge lawyers who help clients facing drug charges face is how to defend possession charges, even in small amounts. A number of defenses may be [...]

Understanding Underage Drinking in Texas

 

Underage drinking in Texas is a complicated topic that affects more than just the underage person caught consuming alcohol. Because it is illegal for minors to purchase alcohol, attorneys point out that laws pertaining to underage drinking often extend to others associated with the underage person who [...]

Texting and Driving in Texas – Where Are We At Now?

 

Texting and driving is a dangerous combination that causes accidents and injuries. Many states have outlawed the practice of texting while driving as a way to keep roads safer. Unfortunately, there is no statewide ban on texting and driving in the State of Texas, which leaves many [...]

DWI Charges – How Should They Be Handled?

 

Going out to spend the evening with friends can be fun; however, facing consequences resulting from a DWI/DUI is not the best way to end the night. It is important to act quickly if  you are charged with a DWI/DUI. By retaining the services of defense attorneys [...]

Theft: New Changes in the Law

 

Despite inflation, the amounts used to determine the penalties for theft have failed to change for 22 years. The Texas Legislature recognized this problem and changed the threshold amounts for all theft offenses committed after September 1, 2015. These changes will make the most difference for the [...]