Guide to Criminal Law in Texas
Within this Texas criminal law guide, you will find articles about specific areas of the law.
A major focus of this website is the impact of a criminal case on a person’s record. I try to help people clean up their criminal histories when possible and help professionals charged with a crime minimize damage to their records.
You can read about what stays on a criminal history here.
There also a page with information related to Clearing Your Record.
If you are charged with a crime, you may want to read my guide to Texas criminal cases, crimes and punishments, and #1 Mistakes Defendants Make.
Many citizens charged with crimes are mistaken about the nature of Deferred Adjudication. You may wish to read these three articles: Understanding Probation, The Myth of Deferred Adjudication, and Some Warnings About Deferrred.