murder vs manslaughter

Murder vs Manslaughter: What’s the Difference and Why Does It Matter?

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What’s the difference between murder vs manslaughter? The difference is actually very important and can affect the outcome of a trail. For example, someone who has been charged with manslaughter will not spend as much time in prison as someone who was charged with murder. The sticky part is understanding the difference between murder and […]

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What is the Federal Court Process in Texas

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If you or someone you know has been charged in Texas with a federal crime, it’s crucial to understand how the federal court process works. We’ve put together some information to help you understand what will happen and the best next steps for a federal defendant. What is a Federal Crime? Federal crimes can include […]

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5 Questions to Ask Your DWI Attorney

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Did you know that in 2017 the number of new DWI cases was more than twice the active cases for the same misdemeanor? Since you are here, this probably means you have a Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) charge. If this isn’t your first rodeo you might be asking yourself, do I hire the same DWI attorney from […]

Federal Gun Charge

Understand the Second Amendment and Prevent a Federal Charge

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If you own a gun, it’s important that you understand how the federal law relates to your individual right to bear arms. Recently, the widely publicized events surrounding mass shootings have brought attention to the law as it pertains to gun owners and firearms in general. As a result, our second amendment rights are often […]

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Armed Robbery: What You Can Expect When Charged

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The charge of armed robbery is an extremely severe offense. It carries hefty penalties – including time in prison if convicted. For example, there’s the case of a Houston man who was sentenced to 77 years in federal prison for a string of armed robberies during 2014 and 2015. However, each case is different and […]

drug possession

A Guide to Drug Possession Charges in Texas

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If you’re arrested for drug possession in Texas, hire a law firm experienced in defending drug crimes. Possession and distribution of controlled substances in Texas can result in serious punishment. Texas gives more severe penalties for possession and trafficking than some other states. If you’re charged don’t go it alone. Call a Texas drug crimes […]