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How to Get a Criminal Mischief Case Dropped

If you are accused of intentionally damaging property in the Houston area, you may be facing a charge of criminal mischief. Criminal mischief involves intentionally or knowingly damaging the property of another person or defacing property with graffiti. Less commonly, it can also be charged for interfering or disrupting public utilities, like electricity, water or…

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How Can I get my Evading Arrest Case Dismissed?

Evading arrest is frequently charged in Texas and the Houston area. You can be charged with evading arrest for attempting to flee from law enforcement either on foot, in a car, or even on a boat. Depending on how your evading arrest case is charged, you may be facing a misdemeanor or felony.  Unless you…

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Have you been cited and released for prostitution?

There are reports lately of people being cited and released by the Houston Police Department and other agencies for prostitution. Historically, if you were arrested for prostitution as a result of a sting you would be arrested and processed immediately. This meant that you would be taken to jail and appear before a magistrate who…

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Prostitution Stings Are On The Rise In the Houston Area

In the last several months, the Houston police department and other agencies have stepped up efforts to arrest prostitutes, johns, and pimps in multiple stings in the area. In February the Fort Bend County District Attorney’s Office announced that three sting operations in the Houston area had resulted in the arrest of 41 alleged perpetrators….

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Doctor Shopping vs. Pharmacy Shopping: What to Know

Prescription medications can be extremely helpful for treating or managing a wide variety of illnesses and diseases. However, when someone attempts to obtain medication illegally or tries to use multiple pharmacies when filling their prescriptions, it can get them in serious trouble.  What is Doctor Shopping? Doctor-shopping occurs when a patient is treated by multiple…

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What Are the Differences Between Probation and Parole?

When you have been charged with a crime, you may be wondering about the penalties you face if convicted. These often include incarceration, fines, community service, and more. Sometimes those who are convicted of a crime face probation. However, many people confuse probation with another program, parole. Here are the differences between probation and parole. …

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