3 Types of Domestic Violence in Texas

There are three types of domestic violence that are recognized under Texas law. In this post we will explain each law and the associated penalties, and let you know what to do next if you are facing domestic violence charges in Texas.

Domestic Assault

Domestic assault is a threat or an act of violence against a [...]

Why Domestic Violence is Such a Pervasive Problem in Texas

Domestic violence is an incredibly pervasive problem in our state, but if we ever want to truly stamp it out, it’s going to take more than putting offenders behind bars. We have to get to the root of the problem and work to alter behaviors that in some cases may have gone on for generations or [...]

No, Domestic Violence Does Not “Spike” in Texas Over the Holidays

A common myth this time of year is that domestic violence rates spike during the season between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day. However, the facts point to the contrary. Below, we’ll explain the reasons why and what Texas law states about domestic violence.

‘Tis the Season to Be Stressed… But are We Also More Violent?

Here’s [...]