I successfully completed it in 2011.
answered on May 10, 2023
In your case, a successful deferred adjudication completion is a dismissal and under TEXAS law, you can possess a firearm with the same rights as everyone else, as the charge did not result in a conviction. However, a deferred adjudication in Texas is considered a conviction under FEDERAL law. 18... Read more »
My son's dad is being charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and endangerment of a child/criminal negligence.
The only thing he has on his record is a dismissed misdemeanor of a discharge of a firearm. There were two minors at the scene who witnessed everything. When... Read more »
answered on Apr 28, 2023
In Texas, Aggravated Assault With a Deadly Weapon is a second degree felony in Texas which carries a potential jail sentence from 2 to 20 years along with a fine of up to $10,000. Child abandonment or endangerment can range from a state jail felony (180 days to 2 years) to a second degree felony.... Read more »
my friend got charged with possession of c.s...the police report says he has I think a gram..but the lab report came back and they said there wasn't even enough to register...is that automatic grounds for a full dismissal?
answered on Oct 14, 2022
Violating a PR bond can result in a bond forfeiture which can result in an arrest warrant. You should hire a criminal defense attorney to make an argument for and move for a dismissal.
For monday. Whats gonna happen if he doesnt show up again for the court
answered on Aug 3, 2022
The judge will likely reset the trial date if your attorney does not appear especially without knowing the reason why. Try to contact your lawyer and inform him of the trial date.
What if charges/warrant hasn’t been issued. I just don’t want to go through all the proceedings and want it to be over.
answered on Apr 14, 2022
You can provide the prosecutor will a non-prosecution affidavit requesting that you do not wish for charges to be filed against your boyfriend if you are the alleged victim. However, it should be well written and you should consult your boyfriend's attorney regarding the language. A... Read more »
I have 2 class b misdemeanor cases that I am looking to expunge. I am looking for guidance as to how to go about doing this, the proper forms to utilize and everything.
answered on Mar 24, 2022
We cannot solicit on this forum. There are many lawyers on this forum, as I, who handle expunged and/or seal criminal records in Texas. You should hire an expunction attorney to handle the matter for you.
answered on Feb 9, 2022
In Texas, Disorderly Conduct is a Class C misdemeanor with a $500.00 fine, no jail time, unless it involves a firearm, then it is a Class B misdemeanor, six months in county jail plus a $2000 fine.
Will it be an issue to install? My daughter was going to be the one driving me to and from work but a friend told us if im in the car where the device is connected I have to be the one driving. I don't know how true that is
answered on Feb 3, 2022
Your daughter must take and pass a breath test in order to start the vehicle. All drivers should be trained on the operation of the device.
The police was in attendance and found a gun in the room, but was not used in the argument!
My friend is currently in bell county jail with no means to pay bond !
The wife is willing to drop charges, but DA have threatened with child protection services, so she is scared! No... Read more »
answered on Jan 20, 2022
Your friend should hire a criminal defense attorney to review the facts, circumstances, and evidence in the case to determine the best possible outcome.
It's a possession of marijuana under 2 ounces charge and I spent 6 days in jail
answered on Jan 3, 2022
Yes, you should hire a criminal defense attorney to obtain the best possible outcome in your case.
answered on Jan 3, 2022
In Texas, there is no statute of limitations for indecency with a child, sexual assault, or rape of a victim who is a child.
My son’s grandma (not my mom) was recently arrested for “forgery of a financial instrument >2500<30k, ENH IAT.” It was some sort of government document but I can’t see what exactly it was. It’s listed as a third degree felony on her arraignment public record. She has 5 prior... Read more »
answered on Dec 20, 2021
Your son's grandma should hire a criminal defense attorney to review her case to determine the best possible outcome as she could be enhanced, meaning given a heavier sentence, if she is a repeat or habitual offender (two prior TDC trips). Under the scenario you provided, it is possible for... Read more »
MY BROTHER hit a cop car in Texas and was caught with cbd gummies. He refused a breathalyzer. The dui was placed under a misdemeanor while they were awaiting results from the lab over the cbd. The lab couldn't test the cbd and because so, they decided to up the dui to a felony because they... Read more »
answered on Dec 19, 2021
In order for the State to charge your brother with a felony DWI in Texas, your brother would have to be charged with a third DWI offense, intoxication assault, intoxication manslaughter, or a DWI with a Minor under 15. You should hire a criminal defense attorney to review the facts and evidence of... Read more »
If someone applied for unemployment last year and put an incorrect reason for losing job on application and received regular unemployment benefits then was automatically enrolled in temporary pua benefits when regular benefits ended, receiving a total of $11,000 from unemployment would that... Read more »
answered on Dec 19, 2021
The Texas Unemployment Compensation Act (TUCA) provides for administrative, civil action, and criminal penalties for fraudulent misrepresentation. However, during 2020, nine individuals were indicted for Felony Theft of Unemployment benefits, namely Class A misdemeanors and state jail felonies, but... Read more »
In my property can I press charges against them for assault and the cops said I can’t arrested them because you invited them but I only invited one person
answered on Dec 8, 2021
Although you challenged the assailant to a fight and there is a "Consent as Defense to Assaultive Conduct" defense in Texas, Texas Penal Code - PENAL § 22.06, in this case, it appears that you did not consent to fight any other person and the additional parties involved exceeded the... Read more »
Indictment doesn't match the complaint. Certain things that were voted on was changed by the A.D.A...
answered on Dec 5, 2021
In Texas, Articles 28.10 and 28.11 provide the State with the opportunity to amend an indictment.
answered on Dec 2, 2021
The statute of limitations for felony drug possession in Texas is three years from the date on which the offense was committed in Texas.
Yes I did grab coffee pot without thought I had bruise on my face and he a gash on his head. My leg is hurt . I lost my job behind this my boss reported incident to big boss but nothing was done ...even still customer allowed to return. Feel like I have no rights I get harassed and he gets file... Read more »
answered on Dec 1, 2021
You should hire a criminal defense attorney to defend you in this matter. From your statement, you may a have a valid argument for self-defense.
I committed a crime against someone a couple of months ago. They have just today found out and I am being blackmailed to pay $1000 in split payments of $100 over time or else I will be turned into the police. What can I do?
answered on Dec 1, 2021
Keep a record of the messages, if any are available, in the event the other person does report it to the police. You should not make any incriminating statements online or any other forum, as your defense counsel if the prosecutor decides to file charges, will defend you in this matter.
I was wanting to own a handgun
answered on Nov 30, 2021
It will depend on whether your case was dismissed or if you received deferred adjudication, waiting period, the type of offense, and criminal history to determine if you are eligible for an expunction or non-disclosure in Texas.
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