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Q: How to gef out of jail if I got a mtrp
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Rick Cofer answered on Sep 13, 2020

What Texas County is your matter pending in? Generally speaking, there are a number of options for release on an MTRP. But, for the most part, you're at the mercy of the Presiding Judge of the Court from in which the probation originated. Call my office at 512-200-3801 or make contact through... Read more »

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Q: Can I expunge a case that has already been dismissed for free?

I was charged with a POM in a drug-free zone (B) and a PODP (C). I paid a lawyer $1,400 to get the charges dismissed. My lawyer wants to charge me about $2,000 more to get the charges expunged. However, I would much rather pay nothing and do it myself. How difficult is this to do?

Rick Cofer
Rick Cofer answered on Aug 14, 2020

Congratulations on your charge being dismissed. Now it's time to expunge the arrest and clean your record. Filing a Petition for Expunction can be relatively straightforward or highly complex. For example, if an individual was charged with multiple offenses out of the same arrest, had most of... Read more »

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