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Texas Theft Laws and Shoplifting Defenses

Shoplifting is America’s number one property crime, causing stores to bleed billions of dollars each year. It’s no surprise that businesses are fighting back against retail theft. Texas takes theft seriously, and if you’re staring down a shoplifting charge here, you must prepare for what’s at stake and how to defend yourself. Here’s the lowdown […]

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Unlawful Carry of a Weapon: Texas Laws

Back in 2021, Texas witnessed a 550% spike in the number of conventions from unlawful carry of a weapon. Although the rates fell in 2022, it’s still a serious charge that could lead to prison time and up to $10,000 in fines. The question here is: when exactly is carrying a weapon considered unlawful? Both […]

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Second DWI in Texas: What to Expect

Did you know that Texas had a DWI conviction recidivism rate of 31.28% in the fourth quarter of 2022? If you’re among those facing a second conviction, you’re probably worried that the state has more severe penalties in store for you. The charges for the second DWI in Texas are enhanced, and you might face […]

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