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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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  • Assault Charges in Fort Worth
    Assault Charges in Fort Worth

    In previous generations, it wasn’t uncommon for people to get into a fight, shake hands and walk away. Sometimes they even became friends. Other times, people’s fights would turn physical, but ...

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  • Can I Get Fired for a DWI?
    Can I Get Fired for a DWI?

    If you’re facing driving while intoxicated (DWI) charges in Fort Worth or anywhere else in Texas, you likely have these questions: “Will I go to jail? How much will my fines be? Will my driver license ...

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