If you or your child are facing a minor in possession charge in Texas, you need to understand what the law says and what penalties are associated with a conviction.
Below, we’re going to discuss what the law says and how an experienced Fort Worth criminal attorney can help you.
The Texas Minor in Possession Law
Texas law prohibits a minor under the age of 21 from engaging in the following acts:
- Buying alcohol
- Possessing alcohol
- Consuming alcohol
- Intentionally using false information to obtain alcohol
- Driving or operating a motor vehicle or watercraft while under the influence of alcohol
- Importation or possession with intent to import alcohol into the state of Texas
Are There Exemptions?
Only four exemptions exist [...]