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Starting September 1, Attacking Police Will Be a Hate Crime: Starting September 1, police in Texas will have a new layer of legislative protection in the form of an amendment that makes it a hate crime to attack police officers. Texas is one of only a handful of states, including Louisiana, Kentucky and Mississippi, that have signed this kind of legislation (sometimes referred to as “Blue Lives Matter” laws) into law, though many states have considered it. Supporters of the law cite recent high-profile incidents... Read More » The post Starting September 1, Attacking Police Will Be a Hate Crime appeared first on The Goolsby Law Firm. http://bit.ly/2tll76L #Assault #HateCrime
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25 Years after “Satanic Panic,” Kellers Declared Innocent: In 1992, Dan and Fran Keller were convicted of charges related to “satanic and ritual abuse of children” in their care. The two served 23 years of their 48-year sentence before being released in 2013 after a judge determined that they had not received a fair trial. This month, the cases against the two were formally dropped. Satanic Panic In 1991, the therapist of a three-year-old child being treated for behavioral problems alleged that the... Read More » The post 25 Years after “Satanic Panic,” Kellers Declared Innocent appeared first on The Goolsby Law Firm. http://bit.ly/2tdgSKf #SexCrimes #ChildAbuse
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What Should I Do If I’m Arrested for Stealing Cars?: NBC DFW reported on three teenagers that were arrested for stealing cars in Keller who may also be connected to a series of car thefts in North Fort Worth. In the past few weeks, dozens of vehicles had been burglarized in several neighborhoods in North Fort Worth. Authorities recovered surveillance video of some of the incidents. Reportedly, it showed around seven young men going car to car checking for unlocked doors. As of this writing,... Read More » The post What Should I Do If I’m Arrested for Stealing Cars? appeared first on The Goolsby Law Firm. http://bit.ly/2sWrugF #TheftRobbery #CriminalDefense
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What Should I Do If I’m Arrested for Street Racing?: If you were anywhere near the 8400 block of Eastpoint Drive in Dallas recently, you might have wondered if you had wandered onto the set of the latest Fast & Furious movie. That is because earlier this month, five people were arrested for street racing in that area. Per CBS DFW, in addition to the five people who were arrested, a sixth person was arrested in connection to the series of street races, because of... Read More » The post What Should I Do If I’m Arrested for Street Racing? appeared first on The Goolsby Law Firm. http://bit.ly/2sPpqXF #DrivingonSuspendedLicense #EvadingArrest #CriminalDefense
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What Should I Do If I’m Arrested for a Hit-and-Run?: Recently, a Dallas police officer was injured in a hit-and-run crash in Dallas. According to WFAA-TV, the incident happened on Memorial Day when the suspected hit-and-run driver crashed into the officer’s police car in Pecan Grove Park near the intersection of Kiest Boulevard and Westmoreland Road. The collision resulted in the squad car falling 24 feet and landing on its roof in a creek. The officer suffered severe injuries, including a punctured lung. However, he... Read More » The post What Should I Do If I’m Arrested for a Hit-and-Run? appeared first on The Goolsby Law Firm. http://bit.ly/2rhzrsr #EvadingArrest #TheftRobbery #CriminalDefense
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What Should I Do If I’m Arrested During a Protest?: NBC 5 in Dallas recently reported on an incident in North Carolina where dozens of demonstrators were arrested during a protest. Reportedly, prior to their arrest, the protesters, who consisted of health care workers, clergy, doctors and others, were taking part in a nonviolent demonstration against North Carolina lawmakers’ refusal to expand Medicaid. As part of the demonstration, the protesters marched through the hallways of the North Carolina Legislative Building. They ended their march outside... Read More » The post What Should I Do If I’m Arrested During a Protest? appeared first on The Goolsby Law Firm. http://bit.ly/2qQrhay #ResistingArrest #CriminalDefense
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What Should I Do If I’m Arrested for a Sex Crime?: In mid-May, the North Texas Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force’s Operation Medusa led to 15 sex crime arrests in Collin County. The arrests reportedly helped break up a child pornography ring. The 15 people arrested are facing charges for online solicitation of a minor, possession of child pornography, possession with the intent to promote child pornography and invasive visual recording. How Can a Criminal Defense Lawyer Help Me If I’m Arrested for a Sex... Read More » The post What Should I Do If I’m Arrested for a Sex Crime? appeared first on The Goolsby Law Firm. http://bit.ly/2qBzajH #SexCrimes #SexualAssault #CriminalDefense

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Should I Use a Bail Bondsman to Get Me Out of Jail?: An NBC News report may make people think twice before using a bail bondsman to get them out of jail. In the report, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) claims the bail-bond system is undermining justice and taking advantage of the poor. Per the NBC News piece, the bail bond industry brings in around $14 billion a year. The ACLU alleges that the bail bond industry’s profits are tied to keeping poor offenders in debt... Read More » The post Should I Use a Bail Bondsman to Get Me Out of Jail? appeared first on The Goolsby Law Firm. http://bit.ly/2rOnUo6 #BailBond #CriminalDefense

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When Can Police Use a Taser on Me?: Earlier this year, a Balch Springs police officer shot and killed Jordan Edwards, a 15-year-old boy who was leaving a party. The story made national headlines, with the officer now facing murder charges. The Dallas Morning News recently publish a story about an incident involving another officer within that department was involved in about a year ago where he used a Taser on a man in handcuffs. The officer was reprimanded for this incident but... Read More » The post When Can Police Use a Taser on Me? appeared first on The Goolsby Law Firm. http://bit.ly/2rADt2x #EvadingArrest #ResistingArrest #CriminalDefense
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What Happens If I’m Caught Stealing a Bait Car in Texas?: Recently, a bait car in Texas failed to shut off after it was allegedly stolen. Per CBS 11, the bait car, a Chevrolet pickup truck, was allegedly taken around 2 am from a parking spot on Walton Street in Deep Ellum. However, the bait car reportedly did not shut off as it is supposed to do after being stolen. This led to a police chase that ended with the suspected car thief crashing through a... Read More » The post What Happens If I’m Caught Stealing a Bait Car in Texas? appeared first on The Goolsby Law Firm. http://bit.ly/2qa6xtL #TheftRobbery #CriminalDefense
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