Monthly Archives: May 2018

How Are Out of State DWI Convictions Used?

By |2019-11-16T22:19:44+00:00May 31st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

In the state of Texas, the legal system uses “enhancements” for multiple convictions of certain types of crimes, including DWI. This means that if someone has a second DWI offense in Texas, it is considered a class A misdemeanor rather than at class B, which is the charge for a first offense. With additional arrests for [...]

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Franks Motion: What Is It and How Could It Apply to a Case

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If a defendant and his or her attorney believe that some of the evidence being used against them has been obtained illegally because the police lied to get a search warrant, they will file a Franks motion. This is a request to the courts for a Franks hearing. During the hearing, the courts will try to [...]

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