Is Theft of Services a Felony in Texas?

Is Theft of Services a Felony in Texas?

Many Texans are not aware that they can face criminal charges for obtaining a service and not paying for it. When a person uses a threat or deception to avoid paying for a service, they can face criminal theft of service charges in Texas. Theft of service charges can...
Commonly Charged White Collar Crimes in Texas

Commonly Charged White Collar Crimes in Texas

Many Texans think of high profile crime when they think about white-collar crime. They might think of Bernie Madoff, who pleaded guilty to 11 counts of white-collar crime. Madoff is serving a prison lifetime prison sentence for securities fraud, investment advisor...
Commonly Charged Federal Drug Crimes

Commonly Charged Federal Drug Crimes

Federal governments and state governments have their own drug crime laws. Every state, including Texas, enacts its own set of drug crime regulations that are often narrower than federal drug crime laws. Typically, federal drug charges result in harsher sentences than...