Townsend, Gebhardt & Eppes

Home » Blog » Page 2

Blog Posts and Articles

Image

Does Texas Have a Stand Your Ground Law?

Posted on Feb 15, 2019 by tgeadmin
  People often wonder what their rights are when it comes to protecting themselves and their property. It is easier to do this in states like Texas that have a "stand your ground" law. About half of the US states have a version of this law. T
Read more
Image

What Can And Can’t The Police Pull You Over For?

Posted on Jan 16, 2019 by tgeadmin
  If you’ve ever wondered what your rights are regarding being stopped by the police, then you’re not alone. Many people are unclear about what legal rights they have in this situation. We’re going to shed some light on when
Read more
Image

In Texas, What Is Legal Self-Defense?

Posted on Jan 14, 2019 by tgeadmin
  We all have the “fight or flight” nature inside of ourselves. However, there are times when defending yourself may cause you to end up in legal jeopardy. This is when it’s important to understand what legal self-defense is
Read more
Image

How to Get the Most Out of Meeting With Your Attorney

Posted on Dec 19, 2018 by tgeadmin
  When you get an appointment to meet with your lawyer, it’s important that you make the best use of your time. Your attorney will want to get as much information from you as possible about your legal situation. If all goes well, at the
Read more
Image

Texting and Driving. Is It Legal and Can You Be Charged?

Posted on Dec 18, 2018 by tgeadmin
  Since September 1, 2017, it has been illegal for people in Texas to text while driving. Not only can you be charged by law enforcement for this infraction, but you can also be fined. For your first offense, you can be fined up to $99.
Read more
Image

Can A DWI Affect Your Second Amendment Gun Rights

Posted on Dec 14, 2018 by tgeadmin
  Gun laws are interesting, especially in the state of Texas. However, your right to own a gun is a Second Amendment right. A DWI can complicate matters, and in some situations can even affect your right to own a firearm. If you have been cha
Read more
Image

What To Do if Charged with Marijuana Possession

Posted on Oct 22, 2018 by tgeadmin
  If you're charged with marijuana possession in Texas, you face potentially serious legal consequences. By understanding your options after the charges, you are able to determine the appropriate course of action to address the situation. Exp
Read more
Image

What To Do If Your Teenager is Charged with a DWI

Posted on Oct 15, 2018 by tgeadmin
  Teenagers are a complex group who do not always think through their actions. A teenager DWI in Texas is a serious offense and you do not want to overlook the legal challenges of the situation. At Townsend, Gebhardt & Eppes, PLLC, w
Read more
Image

The Biggest DWI Mistakes and How To Avoid Them

Posted on Oct 10, 2018 by tgeadmin
  Driving while intoxicated is a serious offense in the state of Texas. Depending on the situation, you may face major fines and time in jail, as well as losing your license to drive a vehicle. While it is not always possible to avoid every m
Read more
Image

What are Your Rights When Pulled Over by the Police

Posted on Oct 2, 2018 by tgeadmin
  If you are stopped by the police, you may wonder what your rights are. Are you required to answer questions or submit to a search? What happens if you refuse to cooperate? Your concerns may increase if the police charge you with a crime or
Read more

Free Consultation

Criminal Defense Lawyer in Fort Worth, Texas. Free consultation.

OUR OFFICE

Burk Burnett Building
500 Main St #640
Fort Worth, TX 76120

Information Center