What's happening in Harris County Texas

DWI conviction? It's your lucky day

DWI conviction? It's your lucky day

If you currently have a DWI conviction, you are in for a pleasant surprise.  A bill passed on September 1, 2017 allows you to seal that conviction and make it disappear from public and private institution background checks.

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Arrested for DWI? You have 15 days to keep your license!

Arrested for DWI? You have 15 days to keep your license!

If you were arrested for DWI and refused or failed the breath test (if you blew a .08, you failed the breath test), your Driver’s License will automatically be suspended. What most people won’t tell you is that you have only 15 days to do something about this. 

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Consider legally changing your name

Consider legally changing your name

A new bill will go into effect on September, 1, 2017, allowing Texas local law enforcement agencies to ask about immigration status and enforce immigration laws.

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Here's your get out of jail free card

Here's your get out of jail free card

Many people with limited resources live in fear of being arrested because regardless of being guilty or innocent, an arrest alone can irrevocably disrupt someone’s life.

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What's the deal with the new Harris County marijuana rules ?

What's the deal with the new Harris County marijuana rules ?

On March 1, 2017 the Harris County District Attorney’s office announced that some marijuana cases for amounts under 4 oz will not be prosecuted. Rather, you will have 90 days to take a 4 hour class  in order to avoid charges.

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