Texas Expunction Law Changes – 82nd legislature

Lawyer Lynn Messer | Top Attorney Criminal Defense  TEXAS EXPUNCTION LAW CHANGES Source Texas District and County Attorney’s Association How the 82nd Legislature changed Chapter 55 of the Code of Criminal Procedure for the better—and for worse Assistant Criminal ­District Attorney in Collin County The dust has settled, the compromises have been struck, and the [...]

Lynn Messer, Parole Law

Parole Information What is Parole? Parole is the discretionary release of an offender, by a Board of Pardons and Paroles decision, to serve the remainder of a sentence in the community under supervision. Parole is a privilege, not a right.   The following is the most recent Texas Statute explaining eligibility for release on Parole [...]