Charges Upgraded to Aggravated Assault in Deep Ellum Case

The Dallas Police upgraded criminal charges against Austin Shuffield to Aggravated Assault. Under Texas law a person can commit Aggravated Assault by using [...]

What Happens If A Person Lies To A Police Officer During An Investigation?

Recent developments in the Jessie Smollett attack have suggested the victim may have fabricated the story of the assault. If that turns out [...]

Should I Talk To The Police?

Should I talk to the police? That's the first question a citizen who has come under police suspicion has for the criminal defense [...]

Three Ways You can be Charged With Deadly Conduct

The criminal charge of Deadly Conduct can be filed as a misdemeanor or a felony under Texas law. The misdemeanor penalty range is [...]

Shoplifting Can Become a Felony Robbery Charge in Texas

In Texas a misdemeanor shoplifting offense can turn into a felony robbery case. How does this happen? Shoplifting in Texas is when a [...]

Kevin Spacey Sex Assault Allegations Offer Valuable Lessons Defending Sex Assault Cases

The story of Kevin Spacey's Sex Assault allegation offers several lessons that can be useful in any case dealing with sexual assault allegations. [...]

Security Guards in Dallas Nightclub Shooting Likely to Claim Self Defense

In the early morning hours of New Years Day two security guards were arrested and charged with murder for the shooting death of [...]

Dallas Domestic Violence Choking Case On The Rise

The Dallas Police and other local law enforcement agencies have increased their arrest and prosecution of felony family violence cases involving the choking [...]

Dallas Murder Cases On the Rise

Murder cases in Dallas are on the rise this year. This trend has occurred in many major cities across the United States. The [...]

Cullen Davis Murder Trial Teaches Lessons

Cullen Davis gave an interview to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram recently. This was one of the most infamous murder trials in Texas history and a criminal [...]