Fatal Vehicle Accidents Due to Impaired Driving

Fatal Vehicle Accidents Due to Impaired Driving

Drunk driving is a major cause of motor vehicle crashes and fatalities across the nation and is one of the leading causes of motor vehicle traffic fatalities in the State of Texas. Data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows that in Texas, 13,592...
Your 4th Amendment Rights: Police Searches & Seizures

Your 4th Amendment Rights: Police Searches & Seizures

Right Against Unreasonable Search and Seizure- The Fourth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution protects the personal privacy of American citizens, guaranteeing the right to freedom from unreasonable government intrusion into our lives. It applies to law enforcement...
DWI License Suspensions in Texas

DWI License Suspensions in Texas

Driving While intoxicated (DWI) is a serious crime that carries major consequences in Texas. DWI charges result in a criminal case with penalties that could include possible jail time, a fine, court costs, supervision fees, and installing an ignition interlock device...
What Happens When You Get a First-Offense DWI in Texas?

What Happens When You Get a First-Offense DWI in Texas?

DWI in Texas First Offense- Texas law, a person commits an offense of driving while intoxicated (DWI) when he or she is caught operating a motor vehicle in a public place while intoxicated because of alcohol or drugs. What meets the criteria for being intoxicated for...
How to Clear or Seal Criminal Records in Texas

How to Clear or Seal Criminal Records in Texas

Lawyer To Expunge Criminal Record: Everyone makes mistakes in life. For some people, those mistakes are significant enough to result in an arrest and charges that lead to a criminal conviction. A criminal record can drastically affect your reputation and decrease your...
Impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Texas Jury Trials

Impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Texas Jury Trials

COVID Effects On Jury Trial. As the 2020 winter melted into spring, the health and welfare of Americans was coldly undermined by a virus that had already begun wreaking havoc in other countries around the world. The novel coronavirus spread quickly across the United...