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Assault Allegations: Unraveling the Importance of Evidence and Witness Testimonies

August 23, 2023
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When it comes to assault allegations, the weight of evidence and the credibility of witness testimonies can make or break a case. At Barbieri Law Firm, we understand the intricate nature of assault cases and are dedicated to helping individuals navigate the legal complexities, ensuring their rights are protected throughout the process. The Crucial Role…

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Navigating The Complexities of White Collar Crimes

August 16, 2023
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At Barbieri Law Firm, we understand that facing allegations of white collar crimes can be a daunting and overwhelming experience. White collar crimes, which typically involve non-violent, financially motivated offenses committed by individuals in business or professional settings, carry severe legal consequences. In this blog, we aim to shed light on the complexities of white…

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Implications of Assaulting a Police Officer in Texas

August 10, 2023
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Being accused of assaulting a police officer puts you in a very difficult position. This offense carries severe penalties that can considerably impact your future. It’s essential to comprehend the legal implications and potential repercussions that you may face if convicted and take the best steps to protect your future. In Texas, assaulting a police…

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Understanding Assault and Battery in Texas

August 4, 2023
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People use the terms “assault” and “battery” together because at one time, these offenses were very closely related. However, under modern criminal statutes in Texas, the word battery is no longer relevant. Statutes apply the word assault to a large number of actions that once would have been referred to as battery. There are many…

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Understanding Admissible Evidence in a Criminal Proceeding

August 2, 2023
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In a criminal proceeding, the admissibility of evidence plays a crucial role in determining the outcome of a case. At Barbieri Law Firm, we understand the significance of admissible evidence and its impact on your defense, especially when it comes to criminal charges. Here are some insights into what makes evidence admissible, what can render…

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Supporting Your Loved One During Legal Troubles

July 19, 2023
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Discovering that a loved one has been arrested can be a scary and worrisome experience. It is normal to feel denial or fear when getting such disrupting news. Your first question may be how and why did this happen?  Your second question is probably how can you help? Ensuring your loved one enlists the help…

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Understanding Romeo and Juliet Laws in Texas

July 10, 2023
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The Legality of Dating Someone Under 18 In Texas, the age of consent is 17 years old. However, it’s crucial to understand that engaging in any sexual activity with a person under the age of 17, even with their consent, can still be considered illegal. Romeo and Juliet laws provide certain exceptions for consensual relationships…

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A Guide to Protecting Your Rights During an Arrest

July 10, 2023
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Being arrested can certainly be an intimidating and overwhelming experience. In such a situation, it is crucial for you to be aware of your rights and understand how to protect yourself legally. As criminal defense attorneys, we aim to shed light on the rights that citizens possess during an arrest and provide valuable guidance on…

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What is “Pleading the Fifth”?

July 7, 2023
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Imagine you find yourself in a precarious legal situation, perhaps a criminal investigation or trial. As pressure mounts, you wonder whether you should “plead the Fifth.” But what does this term mean, and is it a suitable option for your particular situation? This common phrase carries significant weight in legal proceedings, and understanding its implications…

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