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Fort Worth DUI Lawyer | What’s the Difference between a DUI and DWI?
When clients call our law firm to discuss intoxication offenses, they often use the words DUI and DWI interchangeably. However, these two offenses are not the...
Varghese Summersett PLLC     Jun 27 @ 5:32 pm
How to Beat A Sexual Assault Charge | Fort Worth Criminal Defense
Fort Worth Sexual Assault Defense If you have been accused of sexual assault in Fort Worth or the surrounding areas, what you do (or don t do) next can impact...
Varghese Summersett PLLC     Jun 20 @ 7:00 am
Five Common Criminal Court Objections: What Do They Mean? [2022]
During criminal trials and proceedings, you will see attorneys stand up and make various objections. But what do these objections mean? And why are they being...
Varghese Summersett PLLC     May 27 @ 2:08 am
Ghost Guns: What Are They and Are They Illegal in Texas? [2022]
If you have been on social media or following the news lately, you ve probably heard the term ghost guns. Earlier this month, President Joe Biden announced a...
Varghese Summersett PLLC     May 10 @ 4:46 pm
Keeping a Gambling Place in Texas ?? Crime and Consequences
What is Keeping a Gambling Place in Texas? Keeping a gambling place in Texas is the criminal offense of allowing someone to use premises for gambling. This...
Varghese Summersett PLLC     May 10 @ 4:32 pm
Gag Orders in Texas ?? Explanation with Examples [2022]
In Texas, it is not uncommon for judges to issue gag orders in high-profile criminal cases. But what exactly is a gag order and why are they necessary? In this...
Varghese Summersett PLLC     May 10 @ 11:17 am
Can a Child Pick Which Parent to Live with in Texas? [2022]
Child custody disputes can be extremely emotional for everyone involved. It’s not uncommon for a child, especially a teenager, to express a desire to live with...
Varghese Summersett Family Law Group     May 6 @ 9:19 am
Spring Break Visitation in Texas: Who Gets the Kids? [2022]
Last Updated on March 15, 2022 by Turner Thornton It’s Spring Break for many students in North Texas, a time for kiddos to refresh, reset and rejoice over a...
Varghese Summersett Family Law Group     May 6 @ 9:19 am
7 Pitfalls of Failing to Pay Child Support in Texas [2022]
Last Updated on March 24, 2022 by Benson Varghese If you are a parent who is struggling to make ends meet, you may be tempted to stop paying child support....
Varghese Summersett Family Law Group     May 6 @ 9:19 am
Answer and counter petition for divorce [TX]
Last Updated on March 24, 2022 by Benson Varghese Being unexpectedly served with divorce papers can set off a flood of emotions anger, sadness, confusion. Most...
Varghese Summersett Family Law Group     May 6 @ 9:19 am
Texas Standard Possession Order | New 50-Mile Category [2022]
Last Updated on March 29, 2022 by Benson Varghese Child visitation can be one of the most contentious issues in divorce and custody cases. That s why the Texas...
Varghese Summersett Family Law Group     May 6 @ 9:19 am
Terminating Parental Rights in Texas: FAQ Answers [2022]
Last Updated on April 14, 2022 by Turner Thornton From time to time, clients ask us about terminating parental rights in Texas. Usually, it s because the other...
Varghese Summersett Family Law Group     May 6 @ 9:19 am
Parental Alienation in Texas: What You Need to Know [2022]
Last Updated on April 14, 2022 by Benson Varghese In contentious child custody disputes, it s not uncommon for one parent to try and turn their child against...
Varghese Summersett Family Law Group     May 6 @ 9:19 am
Bank Jugging: the Crime Explained
Over the past several years, a crime trend called “bank jugging” or “jugging” has grown in popularity in Texas. Jugging occurs when a suspect watches a bank or...
Varghese Summersett PLLC     Mar 24 @ 11:18 am
What is Doxing – and Is It Illegal in Texas? [2022]
You may have heard about someone getting doxed or someone doxing a person. But what does that mean, and most importantly, is it illegal in Texas? Doxing, also...
Varghese Summersett PLLC     Mar 24 @ 11:00 am
Texas’ Mandatory Reporting Laws: Failure to Report Child Abuse or Neglect [2022]
Mandatory Reporting of Child Abuse in Texas In Texas, anyone who suspects a child has been abused or neglected has a legal obligation to report it. Educators...
Varghese Summersett PLLC     Mar 24 @ 10:22 am
Holder v State: Texas Court Says Constitution Protects Cell Site Location
On March 11, 2020, the Court of Criminal Appeals of Texas handed down Holder v. State, an opinion stemming from a capital murder case that could have...
Varghese Summersett PLLC     Mar 24 @ 6:32 am
Can I possess a firearm while on deferred adjudication?
What You Need to Know about Texas Deferred Adjudication and Gun Rights Last year, more than 5600 people were placed on deferred adjudication probation in...
Varghese Summersett PLLC     Mar 24 @ 6:27 am
Spousal Immunity in Texas: What is it really? [2022]
If your spouse has been accused of a crime in Texas, can you refuse to testify at their trial? In most cases, the answer is yes but there are some exceptions....
Varghese Summersett PLLC     Mar 23 @ 8:10 pm
What is a war crime?
What is a war crime? War crimes are “grave breaches” of international laws designed to hold individuals criminally responsible for actions that take place...
Varghese Summersett PLLC     Mar 18 @ 8:10 am
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