What Are the Different Types of Felonies and Punishments in Texas?
Absent extenuating circumstances, the “ordinary” felony punishments are listed below, as set forth in the Texas Penal Code. Felonies are broken down from capital felonies (most severe, to degrees (1st, 2nd, 3rd) and then state jail felonies (least severe).
What Are the Penalties for Hindering a Secured Creditor?
If you've hindered a secured creditor, you need to look at Sec. 32.33 (d) of the Texas Penal Code for the penalties associated with Hindering a Secured Creditor: (1) Class C misdemeanor if the value of the property destroyed, removed, concealed, encumbered, or otherwise harmed or reduced in value is less than $20;
Intoxication Charges in Texas — What You Should Know
Texas Penal Code Sec. 49.01. (2) “Intoxicated” means: (A) not having the normal use of mental or physical faculties by reason of the introduction of alcohol, a controlled substance, a drug, a dangerous drug, a combination of two or more of those substances, or any other substance into the body;