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  • Obtaining a US Passport with a Felony
    Obtaining a US Passport with a Felony

    If you’re facing felony charges or if you’ve been convicted of a felony in Texas, you may be wondering if a felony conviction can bar you from obtaining a US passport – a reasonable question. Under ...

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  • DWI With a Child Passenger in Texas
    DWI With a Child Passenger in Texas

    In Texas, it’s illegal to drive under the influence of alcohol, illegal drugs , and even prescription medications that impair your ability to drive safely. You can be arrested for driving while ...

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  • What is the Age of Consent in Texas?
    What is the Age of Consent in Texas?

    In Texas, the age of consent is 17-years-old. The “age of consent” refers to the minimum age at which a child can legally consent to sexual activity and sexual intercourse. Across the nation, the age ...

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  • When is DWI a Felony in Texas?
    When is DWI a Felony in Texas?

    In all states, it is against the law to drive on a public road while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, including lawfully prescribed drugs. The offense of driving while intoxicated (DWI) is ...

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  • Aggravated Assault Charges in Fort Worth
    Aggravated Assault Charges in Fort Worth

    People have been having physical altercations for a very long time and they are nothing new. In the earlier parts of the 20th Century, two people may have a verbal altercation that turns physical, but ...

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  • Second DWI Penalties in Texas
    Second DWI Penalties in Texas

    Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs is criminalized in all states. Here in Texas, the crime is referred to as “ driving while intoxicated ” and is covered under Section 49.04 of the Texas ...

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