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Every divorce is different, and depending on your situation you and your spouse may either qualify for a contested or an uncontested divorce in Texas. There are very strict requirements for an uncontested divorce, so it is important that you …

When it comes to divorce, splitting assets is one of the most contentious aspects of the split. Choosing not to live together and to get the divorce may be easy to agree on, but when it comes time to split …

Non-custodial parents are typically ordered to pay child support to their ex. The amount they are required to pay each month will vary based on several factors, with one of the most important being their monthly net income. The court …

If you are on probation, it’s understandable that you might be worried about being arrested again. Being arrested and receiving a new charge while on probation is a terrifying prospect, especially if it causes more legal and financial problems for …

Like in other states, it is illegal to drive while intoxicated in Texas. You are considered intoxicated when your BAC is at or above 0.08% and you get behind the wheel of the car. A lot of people want to …

One of the biggest concerns our divorce clients have when coming to our law firm for legal advice is the cost of divorce in Texas. The honest answer is that the overall cost of a divorce depends on a number …

Most people are aware that it is illegal to punch someone. But did you know that Texas law actually allows people to agree to mutual combat? In effect, Texas law allows two people to fight and injure each other. If …

Texas strictly regulates certain substances, and the penalty for possessing an illegal substance will depend on what group it belongs to. Currently, penalty group 1 Texas drugs are those the government deems are especially dangerous. As a result, you could …

The advent of the internet has opened up limitless opportunities for people and businesses around the world. However, it also provides the possibility for people to use the anonymity of the internet to make claims against competitors or accidentally run …

Violating probation in the State of Texas can come with serious repercussions. The court feels as though it cut you some slack by sentencing you to a period of probation as opposed to incarceration. It will be difficult to convince …

Questions to Ask a Divorce Lawyer in Texas

If you’re thinking about a divorce, or have already taken the first steps to file for a divorce, you may have a lot of questions about the process. One of the best resources for answers is a qualified Texas divorce lawyer. At the Tidwell Law Firm, PLLC, our Texas divorce

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First DWI Offense in Texas

Getting arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated (DWI) can be a scary and confusing experience. It can be difficult to know what to expect, who to talk to, or what to do after an arrest. At the Tidwell Law Firm in Texas, we understand the difficulty that comes in

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How to File for Child Custody in Texas

Divorce is always a difficult process, but when children are involved the emotional stakes are much higher. One of the most common questions our divorce attorneys receive is how to file for child custody in Texas? Obtaining custody of your child requires a knowledgeable divorce attorney and quick action to

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How is Property Divided in a Divorce?

When it comes to divorce, splitting assets is one of the most contentious aspects of the split. Choosing not to live together and to get the divorce may be easy to agree on, but when it comes time to split marital assets, many couples wind up in a nasty battle.

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What Happens if You Don’t Pay Child Support?

Non-custodial parents are typically ordered to pay child support to their ex. The amount they are required to pay each month will vary based on several factors, with one of the most important being their monthly net income. The court will determine the amount to pay and issue an order

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What Happens if I Get a New Charge While on Probation?

If you are on probation, it’s understandable that you might be worried about being arrested again. Being arrested and receiving a new charge while on probation is a terrifying prospect, especially if it causes more legal and financial problems for you. When you receive your order of probation from the

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2019 Open Container Laws in Texas

Like in other states, it is illegal to drive while intoxicated in Texas. You are considered intoxicated when your BAC is at or above 0.08% and you get behind the wheel of the car. A lot of people want to know, however, if can passengers drink alcohol in a car?

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The Cost of Divorce in Texas

One of the biggest concerns our divorce clients have when coming to our law firm for legal advice is the cost of divorce in Texas. The honest answer is that the overall cost of a divorce depends on a number of different factors. Factors include whether children are involved, how

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