Criminal Law

Get the facts about theft in Texas

Texas law prohibits shoplifting under the general definition of theft. In addition, the state has specific laws against hiding items or deactivating antitheft devices in a retail setting. Review the definitions and possible penalties for various types of theft crimes...

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How does Texas penalize DWIs?

Even responsible, well-meaning people can get charged with DWI after a night out with friends. If you receive a charge, you will face a range of penalties that entail fines, jail time, and license suspension. Like many other states, Texas hands out harsh punishments...

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