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Valuable search and seizure protections for accused individuals

Legal protections against unreasonable searches and seizures is one of the important rights accused individuals have and should be familiar with. If an accused individual's search and seizure protections are violated during and arrest, traffic stop or search of their home, it may form the basis of the accused individual's criminal defense and allow for the charges the accused individual is facing to be thrown out.

What is a misdemeanor charge?

There are different types and categories of criminal charges accused individuals can end up facing. Any type of criminal charge can result in an arrest record, criminal history and significant penalties and consequences, including potential incarceration and fines, for accused individuals which is why they should always understand their criminal defense options and rights. It is important to understand the implication of a misdemeanor charge.

The role affirmative defenses play in a criminal defense strategy

Knowing how to defend against criminal charges is exceptionally important for accused individuals to be familiar with. There are different criminal defense options that accused individuals should be aware of if they find themselves facing criminal charges and accusations that can impact them for a lifetime.

What are the penalties for a DWI in Texas?

The penalties and consequences for DWI charges are significant which is why they require a thoughtful criminal defense approach. Accused individuals should ensure they fully understand the charges they are facing, their criminal defense rights and the possible criminal defense options that may be able to help them.

How is domestic violence defined?

Domestic violence charges are criminal charges that should not be taken lightly. Because domestic violence charges are serious, and domestic violence is a serious concern in communities and families, it is helpful for individuals and families impacted by domestic violence to know what it is and what it includes.

When can I be charged with a drug offense?

Because of the seriousness of drug charges, it is essential for accused individuals to carefully consider the criminal defense options available to them. Whenever an accused individual finds themselves facing drug charges, it is important for them to first understand the charges they are facing. Knowing the answers to those questions can help them prepare their criminal defense representation.

Making the decision to accept a plea bargain

A majority of criminal cases are resolved through the plea bargaining process which is a common part of the criminal justice system that accused individuals should be familiar with. Whether the accused individual is facing drug charges or other serious criminal charges, it is essential for accused individuals to be familiar with the plea bargaining process.

Texas man facing drug charges after anonymous tip

Help is available to individuals facing drug charges in Texas. In a Texas community northwest of the Edinburg area a man was recently arrested on drug charges based on an anonymous tip. According to authorities, they received an anonymous tip about an alleged drug dealer. The anonymous tip led to the arrest of a 30-year old man for allegedly selling drugs out of an apartment. Authorities searched the man's home and allegedly found 21 baggies containing cocaine in the man's vehicle.

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