Why Having THC Concentrate in Texas is a Felony

Why Having THC Concentrate in Texas is a Felony

Despite the growing popularity of vaping as an alternative to smoking either regular tobacco products or even marijuana, possessing any vape pens that contain THC oil is automatically considered to be a felony in the state of Texas. Possessing marijuana flower is...
Three Reasons to Hire an Attorney

Three Reasons to Hire an Attorney

While hiring an attorney is always a good idea if you ever find yourself in some kind of legal trouble, not every legal issue requires an attorney. For instance if you’re trying to appeal or fight a speeding ticket or parking ticket, you really don’t need an attorney...
Texas Drone Law Challenged by Photojournalist Group

Texas Drone Law Challenged by Photojournalist Group

A Texas state law that currently restricts how photojournalists are able to use drones within their reporting is being challenged by a group of photojournalists. Passed in 2013, the law blocking photojournalists from using drones implements both jail time and fines,...
How to Get Someone Out of Jail in Travis County

How to Get Someone Out of Jail in Travis County

It’s probably the last phone call you want to get, and the last thing you want to deal with, but if someone you know ends up in jail in Travis County, chances are you’re immediately looking for the best and fastest way in which you can get them released. So, how do...
Steps to Take Following a Dog Bite in Austin

Steps to Take Following a Dog Bite in Austin

While it’s known that Austin is a community full of dog-havers and dog-lovers, dogs are still animals, and with that, can still be dangerous depending on the circumstance and the dog. If you’re bitten by a dog, the bite should be taken extremely seriously. In fact,...
What Can Happen if You Are Caught with Drugs at a Festival

What Can Happen if You Are Caught with Drugs at a Festival

With one of the year’s biggest music festivals happening in the next couple weeks right here in Austin, it’s important to brush up on your knowledge of the law, and how to avoid any sort of sticky situation when you’re just trying to have fun. These big festivals,...
What is the Difference Between an Infraction, Misdemeanor and Felony?

What is the Difference Between an Infraction, Misdemeanor and Felony?

Infractions, misdemeanors, felonies; what do all of these terms mean in court, or when applied to your criminal conviction? If you’re unfamiliar with the legal system or courts in the United States, these words may sound frightening or overwhelming, but the first step...
What is a Texas Order of Nondisclosure?

What is a Texas Order of Nondisclosure?

When you’re convicted of a crime, there will be consequences, and they could potentially follow you for a majority of your lifetime. As a result, you can experience difficulties with things like getting a job or keeping your driver’s license, and being convicted of a...