Category: deferred adjudication probation

  • Ask Avvo

    Seen on Avvo: I am a resident physician in Houston, TX. A charge of indecent exposure has been brought against me by a complaining witness- no other witnesses or evidence involved. I had a warrant for my arrest, for which I went it for booking and was released on bail. Pretrial hearing is set for […]

  • Also Heard at the Courthouse

    I’ve had many potential clients tell me that they had taken deferred adjudication probation because their lawyers (and, in some cases, judges) had told them that deferred adjudication would not appear on their records. I’ve long ascribed this to miscommunication — to criminal-defense lawyers telling the literal but misleading truth about deferred adjudication (that it […]