Houston Lawyer News & Updates

27 Jul 2017

New Harris County Marijuana Possession Laws

Earlier this year, Harris County enacted a new policy for people caught with misdemeanor amounts of marijuana. The new policy—known as the Misdemeanor Marijuana Diversion Program—redirects all misdemeanor marijuana cases out of the criminal justice system and into a decision-making class. So what does this mean? If you’re involved in a drug stop and found […]

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08 May 2017

Expunge Drug Charges In Texas

Drug charges follow you for the rest of your life. They could negatively impact your relationships and affect your ability to get a job. However, in the State of Texas, you could potentially remove or hide these charges and certain other records from public view. Depending on your individual situation, it might be possible to expunge […]

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28 Apr 2017

The Basics of Texas DWI Charges

In Texas, a person is legally intoxicated and may be arrested and charged with Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) when he or she has a breath alcohol concentration (BAC) of at least 0.08 BAC. However, a person is also considered intoxicated, regardless of BAC, if he or she is obviously impaired from drinking or using drugs. […]

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26 Apr 2017

Houston Shoplifting Lawyer on Texas Theft Law

Shoplifting is considered theft in the State of Texas. According to Texas law, a person could be charged under multiple circumstances – and as a Houston shoplifting lawyer, I have seen many of them. While deliberately leaving a store with a product you didn’t pay for is considered theft, other actions are grounds for a theft […]

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