NEWS AND ARTICLES
Along with evading arrest, resisting arrest is generally charged on those that do not submit themselves to an arrest willingly and calmly. In the state
CRIMINAL LAW FAQs
IMMIGRATION LAW FAQs
Keep your hands on the steering wheel. Be polite, hand the officer proof of driver’s license and insurance, when requested. If asked ANY questions about an offense, politely say “NO COMMENT.” Sign the ticket and hire a traffic ticket attorney the next day.
If the officer has a warrant or probable cause they can search your vehicle or person. NEVER give written or verbal consent for a search.
Drug possession can be a misdemeanor or felony…depending on amount and type.
The differences are the penalties you face. Call Saenz & Billhymer Law to discuss.
Hope is still in place; a good defense attorney will get you the best possible outcome to your situation.
Bail is money posted to ensure your appearance in court. You can you a bail bonding company or post cash yourself.
Bail bonding companies are in every county in Texas. Other than that, you can post cash and act as your own surety.
A bail hearing is when a bond is set or perhaps challenged by a defendant.
A detention hearing is a hearing where the judge decides if you should have a bond set or should you be held without a bond.
Search warrants are signed by a judge after an officer shows probable cause under the law. They are used to get evidence for the State’s case.