First-Time Offender Programs in Texas

First-Time Offender Programs in Texas

Being charged with a crime is a scary and overwhelming event that might result in a devastating legal sentence; but you may be able to get a second chance to avoid some of the life-altering consequences and impacts of a conviction. First-time offender programs are...
Austin Crime Levels Dropped Last Month

Austin Crime Levels Dropped Last Month

According to Hoodline, Austin crime levels dropped significantly in the month of April as opposed to March. Hoodline reports that the total number of incidents fell from 8,693 incidents in March to 7,856 incidents in April, nearly a 10 percent drop in over-all crime....
Texas Ban on Brass Knuckles and “Kitty Keychains” Could be Lifted

Texas Ban on Brass Knuckles and “Kitty Keychains” Could be Lifted

House Bill 446, filed by Representative Joe Moody, would change the current laws surrounding the possession of brass knuckles and self-defense key chains that are both currently prohibited by Texas law. According to the Dallas News, the previous Texas law bans “any...
Texas New Limited Medical Marijuana Law

Texas New Limited Medical Marijuana Law

The state of Texas passed around its own limited medical marijuana law when 2018 officially lit; however, the program is viewed as being so restrictive that there are currently hazy doubts regarding who will actually partake, if anyone at all.   One of the...