Categories for Criminal Law

How to Handle Getting Pulled Over in Lubbock, TX

April 15, 2021

Traffic stops can be an understandably stressful experience, but as long as you act calmly, there’s nothing to worry about. Regardless of whether you’ve committed an offense, law enforcement officers don’t want to escalate the situation—they just want to do their job and move on with their day. That being... View Article

Theft vs. Burglary in Lubbock, TX

March 22, 2021

If you’re not a lawyer yourself, you might assume that theft and burglary are two words that are used to describe the same crime. After all, both involve stealing. However, there are some important distinctions between the two crimes—including the penalties. Here’s how to tell the difference between the two.... View Article

An Overview of Assault and Battery Charges in Lubbock, TX

February 3, 2021

Assault and battery are two frequently confused terms. To most laypeople, they refer to the same thing—being physically threatened or harmed. However, there’s an important legal distinction. If you’ve been charged with assault in Lubbock, TX, an experienced attorney can help you fight the charges. Read on to learn the... View Article

Can the Current Pandemic Lead to More Domestic Violence?

January 8, 2021

Domestic violence, also known as intimate partner violence, affects about 40 percent of women and 10 percent of men. The COVID-19 pandemic has led to an uptick in domestic violence, thanks to the stay-at-home orders. Although necessary to slow the spread of the virus, being trapped at home means that... View Article

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