Driving While on Drugs

Where alcohol is involved, before the State can admit the blood test results to show the driver was drunk, the State‚Äôs expert (usually a lab technician) must testify on (1) time of ingestion, (2) the amount of the BAC and (3) the speed that alcohol is absorbed and eliminated by the body. This is the … Continued

“Can the Police Read My Text Messages?”

No, unless they have a search warrant or your consent. In December of 2016, the highest court in Texas over criminal matters, the Court of Criminal Appeals, held that citizens have a reasonable expectation of privacy from the government in the content of their text messages. Love v. State, AP-77,024 (Tex. Crim. App. 2016). What … Continued