It actually is not true that you only get one call. In Texas, like all 50 states, the right to post-booking phone calls is protected by the Fourteenth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution. Typically, if you have been arrested in Sugar Land or other towns in the Fort Bend County jurisdiction, you will … [Read more...] about Do I Really Get Just One Call After an Arrest?
The Texas Penal Code includes many different types of crimes. However, some crimes are more heavily prosecuted than others. Fort Bend County, situated in the southeastern part of the state of Texas is home to a range of communities, from bustling cities to quiet neighborhoods including Sugar Land, … [Read more...] about Common Crimes in Fort Bend County
Unfortunately, you can be a victim of assault in many places in Texas, even in your own apartment complex. When it happens, you may wonder if an apartment complex is liable for an assault. A stranger in the parking lot, a drunk neighbor, or even a belligerent fellow renter can all perpetrate this … [Read more...] about Is an Apartment Complex Liable For an Assault?
Unlike more progressive states, marijuana possesion is not legal in Texas. In fact, Texas has some of the harshest laws against marijuana possession in the United States. Recreational use is always illegal and medical marijuana use is heavily regulated. Although it may be legal elsewhere, … [Read more...] about Is Marijuana Possession Legal in Texas?
Every state has laws about drunk driving and its important to know the laws of youur state. A DWI in Texas means "driving while intoxicated." In today's blog, Sugar Land, Texas DWI lawyer Adam Capetillo explains some of the concerns you should have about getting convicted of a DWI in Texas. … [Read more...] about DWI in Texas
One of the scariest moments you can face is being falsely accused of child abuse. Defending yourself against these allegations can be overwhelming and stressful. A child abuse conviction in Texas can change your life forever. In addition to prison time and fines, you could lose custody rights, and … [Read more...] about Fighting Against False Accusations of Child Abuse
If you were injured in a Texas car accident as an Uber passenger, you have the right to sue for your damages. Attorney Adam Capetillo has compiled an impressive record of helping clients win judgments for just compensation to cover the expenses generated by an Uber accident. Who is Liable in an … [Read more...] about Can an Uber Passenger Sue If Injured in a Car Accident?
Drug cultivation refers to growing or harvesting plants that are classified as controlled substances under Texas Law. Most commonly, individuals are arrested for cultivating marijuana plants. It is always a crime to grow or harvest marijuana in Texas, regardless of the purpose. It does not matter if … [Read more...] about What is Drug Cultivation Under Texas Law?
Domestic violence charges carry severe penalties in Texas and must be taken seriously. Crimes against family members are generally punished more severely than the same offense committed against a non-family member. If you have been arrested on a domestic violence charge, you should contact an … [Read more...] about Take Domestic Violence Charges Seriously
If you have been in an accident and are wondering how to get the compensation you need, you are probably wondering how much it will cost to hire a personal injury lawyer in Texas. You may be dealing with the stress of medical bills, property damage, and lost wages from missing work. Figuring out how … [Read more...] about How Much Does a Personal Injury Lawyer in Texas Cost?