Cross-examining Witnesses in Criminal Trials: 5 Rules

Cross-examination of the witnesses are the keys to a successful defense in a criminal trial. To conduct an effective cross-examination the criminal lawyer [...]

Criminal Jury Selection: 3 Types of Jurors To Avoid

A criminal lawyer must know which potential jurors who would do the most harm to his client. The number one goal a criminal [...]

False Rape Accusation Demonstrates Need For Quick Response

Rolling Stone Magazine has retracted it's November story about an alleged gang rape that occurred at a fraternity party at the University of [...]

Dallas Hit and Run Case Investigated

Dallas residents may have watched WFAA new story on a luxury car found abandoned on the North Dallas Toll road Saturday night. The [...]

5 Areas To Cross-Examine On the HGN Test

Almost all police officers use the HGN test as part of their field sobriety test when investigating Dallas DUI charges. Like all field [...]

Texas Shoplifting Charges: The 3 Levels of Punishment

Texas shoplifting charges are covered under the Theft section of the Texas Penal Code. Texas shoplifting charges are usually misdemeanor offenses and can [...]

Dallas DUI Breath Test Refusal: 3 Reasons To Refuse

Every time a Dallas Police officer makes an arrest for DUI he or she will request the suspect to submit to a breath [...]

Dallas DUI Blood-Draw Cases

The Texas Court of Criminal appeals has ruled a Texas law that allowed the police to draw blood from a suspected drunk driver [...]

Social Media Used As Criminal Evidence

Dallas Residents may have watched news reports about a man arrested after a standoff with Grand Prairie police officers. Police say Jose Silva [...]

Shooting to Scare and Not To Kill: Texas Self Defense

When using self-defense when defending as murder case the defendant must admit to  causing the act the ended the victims life. Usually that [...]