Texas House Deliberates Expanding Felon Voting Eligibility & Rights

Texas House Deliberates Expanding Felon Voting Eligibility & Rights

According to the Austin-American Statesman, Texas Democratic state representatives are pushing to give voting rights back to felons who are under observation or on parole. House Bill 1419, if it became law, would be the first update to Texas’ election code regarding...

Austin Car Theft Increases 17% Between 2017 And 2018

Austin Car Theft Increases 17% Between 2017 And 2018

Police in the city of Austin are making an attempt to fight against an increase in Austin car theft that occurred throughout the city between 2017 and 2018, which shows that the thefts rose 17% from 2,003 to 2,348. September was shown to be the biggest month when it...

Push To Establish Public Defenders Office In Travis County Still Alive

Push To Establish Public Defenders Office In Travis County Still Alive

During a recent board meeting in Travis County, a move was approved by the Texas Indigent Defense Commission to waive a requirement for a letter that expressed interest in a $15 million grant. This grant would establish a public defenders office in the county for both...

CDC Report Focuses on Austin E-scooter Injuries

CDC Report Focuses on Austin E-scooter Injuries

With a new e-scooter company claiming stake on Austin sidewalks seemingly every other week, it’s nearly impossible to find yourself downtown without a smiling face zooming past your windshield while you crawl through your commute. As envious as we may be watching...

Craft Breweries Are One Step Closer to Selling Beer-to-go

Craft Breweries Are One Step Closer to Selling Beer-to-go

The legislative session is in full swing and bills are pouring in. Two such bills were filed that would legalize to-go sales from craft breweries. If this were to be legalized it would affect everyone in the industry from brewers down to Travis County DWI attorneys....

CBD Ice Cream Comes to Austin

CBD Ice Cream Comes to Austin

Popular boozy ice cream bar in East Austin is bringing CBD infused ice cream to Austin. The frozen treat is just in time for Valentine’s Day and will start being sold February 14th. The ice cream is completely legal and will not result in your need of an Austin drug...

Was your phone stolen during Weekend One of ACL 2018?

Was your phone stolen during Weekend One of ACL 2018?

Was your phone stolen during ACL 2018? The Austin Police Department intercepted a large package of stolen phones from Austin City Limits and they are working to reunite them with their owners. The phones were stolen over the first weekend of ACL during October 4-6,...

Woman Exposes Herself Around Downtown Austin

Woman Exposes Herself Around Downtown Austin

Austin police reportedly arrested a half-naked woman who was caught masturbating at various restaurant patios on Congress Avenue Tuesday afternoon. Are you looking for an expungement lawyer austin texas? The woman was 26-year-old Dovie Nickels who was charged with...