What Texas First-Time Offenders Should Know About Domestic Violence Penalties

According to a report from the Texas Advocacy Project, one in three Texans experience domestic violence at least once in their lifetime.  If you are a part of a domestic violence dispute, you may have questions, do first-time offenders get the same punishment as those who repeatedly committed abuse? If not, what happens to first-time […]

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Texas Criminal Trespass Laws: Your Rights and What You Should Know

When a person or group of people enters private property without the present owner’s consent, they’re committing what is called criminal trespass. According to Texas criminal trespass laws, this offense has several stages, as well as multiple defenses that can be utilized to fight charges.  It’s important to get acquainted with these laws in order […]

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Crimes in Texas That Can Be Expunged [In-Depth Guide]

What Crimes Are Eligible for An Expunction in Texas? Any misdemeanor or felony crime you are charged with in Texas, where you are not found guilty by a judge or jury, can qualify for expunction. Expungement in Texas Expungement is the process of removing certain records so that they are no longer accessible to the […]

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