Archives for: September, 2017

September
28
2017

Under Texas law, a number of different offenses require registration as a sex offender. If you a facing a charge or worry that you may be charged, it is important to know which offenses qualify, as well as how long registration is required. That way, you can work with a [...]

September
21
2017

Our country has experienced two catastrophic hurricanes in less than a month.

In these times of disaster, we often see the best of people. We see people traveling hundreds of miles to help those who are stranded. We see people raising money and donating necessities. We see people opening their [...]

September
14
2017

Assault is one of the most frequently committed crimes in the United States, and here in Texas, assault charges are on the rise.

In the first quarter of this year from January to March, Fort Worth experienced a spike in violent crimes. Homicides increased 69 percent; sex offenses increased 24 [...]

September
7
2017

In Fort Worth, the typical punishments for driving while intoxicated (DWI) are stiff, and if you find yourself charged it can be easy to find yourself scared into believing that there’s nothing you can do. However, it is possible to fight your charges and avoid a conviction with the right [...]

September
4
2017

“Assault.” Do you really know what it is?

Most people think they do, but in reality they only have a vague idea – at least legally speaking.

Case-in-point: you would probably be surprised to learn how many offenses fall under the umbrella of “assault” in Texas. Because of this, we’ve [...]