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Blog Posts in 2015

  • Can I Be Arrested for DWI For Prescription Drugs?

    || 16-Dec-2015

    Yes, prescription drugs can lead to a DWI arrest in Texas. If a police officer suspects that your prescription drugs impaired your ability to drive, you could be facing serious criminal charges. While taking your prescription medications may be a regular occurrence for you, if these drugs impact your ability to drive in a normal manner, the officer can arrest you and charge you with driving while ...
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  • When Can Police Search My Car?

    || 14-Oct-2015

    Hines Ranc & Holub often gets clients who question whether or not police had the right to search their vehicle at a traffic or speeding stop. This is a very controversial issue that often raises eyebrows and frustrates defendants. So when do police have the right to search your car and seize any evidence they find? Under the law, a warrant is almost always required to search a person’s ...
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  • Penalties for Assault, Aggravated Assault & Family Violence in Texas

    || 17-Sep-2015

    Under Texas law, the elements assault and battery are not differentiated; other states may categorize the elements as separate charges, but in our state, these elements are all considered assault crimes. Not all forms of physical violence committed against another person are considered assault, under the law. However, assault and aggravated assault all share these in common. Prosecutors have the ...
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  • Understanding Texas DWI Laws

    || 11-Sep-2015

    Have you been questioning the laws involving driving while intoxicated (DWI) in Texas? Hines Ranch & Holub can help shed some light on this issue. Confusing jargon and misconceptions about the laws can create mysteries for some. By acquainting yourself with the laws, not only can you safeguard yourself from the potential threat of arrest, you can also feel confident that you have gained more ...
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