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DWI Consequences and Penalties in Texas

DWI Consequences and Penalties in Texas

Criminal Sentencing Chart

This criminal sentencing chart gives you a quick overview of what punishment you may be facing.

Domestic Violence

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The Crucial first ten days after a DUI arrest.

When you receive a DUI, you have ten days to get a few things done. The first ten days are crucial and can make a big difference in how your case goes. The first thing you should do is hire a lawyer who can help you early in your case.

The Dark Scanner; and Your Rights

The expansion of facial recognition technology is moving faster than the law can keep up with.

Understanding The Miranda Warning And Your Rights As A Criminal Suspect

Before the police question a suspect under custody, they are required to give what is known as a “Miranda Warning.” You are probably familiar with this warning already. It is the familiar admonition that you have the right to remain silent and the right to have an attorney. If you ever find yourself in custody, it is critical that you understand and invoke these rights to protect yourself.

Differences Between Civil Lawyers And Criminal Lawyers

The government prohibits crimes, which are considered to be public wrongs. In case of federal or state crime, a criminal lawyer comes in to handle cases for defendants accused of committing the act. Civil lawyers play a different role. In the United States, the judiciary has two primary branches. One is the criminal justice system, and the other is the civil justice system.

Differences Between Civil Lawyers And Criminal Lawyers

The government prohibits crimes, which are considered to be public wrongs. In case of federal or state crime, a criminal lawyer comes in to handle cases for defendants accused of committing the act. Civil lawyers play a different role. In the United States, the judiciary has two primary branches. One is the criminal justice system, and the other is the civil justice system.

Victim Rights in Wisconsin

In 2020, Marsy's Law was ratified into the Wisconsin constitution. Marsy's law guarantees victims of crime equal right to those accused of crimes. But what does that really mean?

California Supreme Court ends unaffordable cash bail

In In re Humphrey, for the first time the California Supreme Court held that the uniform application of bail to the rich and poor alike violates the due process and equal protection clauses of the constitution.

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