Can I Withdraw My Guilty Plea?

posted on 9/12/22

Have you already pled guilty to a criminal charge while under pressure but regret doing so? If so, you are not alone. Many defendants are overwhelmed when interrogated by the police and find themselves agreeing to a guilty plea but...

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Five Myths About DWI Charges in Texas

posted on 8/29/22

Many people who are stopped for a DWI have misconceptions about DWI charges in Texas. Wrong information can get around, especially when family and friends start giving advice. At Abel Law Firm, we help our clients understand the DWI process...

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Drug Possession Penalties in Texas

posted on 8/22/22

Texas prosecutors take drug possession crimes seriously. Depending on the amount of controlled substance involved, defendants can face over a year of jail time if convicted. The penalties for drug possession depend on multiple factors, including the type and quantity...

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Best Defenses Against Assault Charges in Texas

posted on 8/9/22

Assault is one of the most commonly charged crimes in Texas and throughout the United States. Many think assault means hurting someone by punching or hitting them. In reality, you don not have to make physical contact with another person...

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Methamphetamine Drug Bust Leads to Arrests in Central Texas

posted on 7/11/22

The sheriff in Central Texas recently announced the biggest meth bust in the McLennan County Sheriff’s Office. Three men have been charged after a months-long investigation. Law enforcement seized approximately 38.5 pounds of methamphetamine, 26 oz of marijuana, approximately $18,000...

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Can I Refuse a Breathalyzer Test in Texas?

posted on 7/4/22

If you have been pulled over for driving while intoxicated (DWI) in Texas, you may wonder whether you must submit to a breathalyzer test. Under Texas law, you can refuse to take a breathalyzer or blood alcohol test. However, you...

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