Blog Posts in July, 2015

  • Following the controversial suicide of Sandra Bland, the public is still faced with more questions than answers. Now, a special investigative committee has been formed to look into the practices of the Waller County Sheriff's Department that jailed her. Our own Attorney Juan L. Guerra, Jr has been selected for this committee and will lend his insights and efforts to the investigation. On July ...
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  • Guerra & Farah, PLLC is happy to announce that it has secured two decisive victories on behalf of its clients this month. In both a drug case and a juvenile sex crime case, our firm brought much-needed clarity to the charges in question and ensured that justice was provided for our clients. On July 14, 2015, our client appeared in court for possession of controlled substance. He had been a ...
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  • What Should I Do After a Texas DWI Arrest?

    || 14-Jul-2015

    You were out a dinner with a few friends and on the drive home, see the blue and red sirens of a police officer stopping your vehicle for going a few miles over the posted speed limit. You roll down your window, and when the officer asks if you have had anything to drink tonight, you mention that you had wine a few hours ago with your meal, but you have consumed water since then and feel fine. ...
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  • Affirmative Defenses Against Smuggling Noncitizens

    || 13-Jul-2015

    Under United States federal law, it is illegal for someone that is not a citizen of the United States or a valid visa holder to enter the country. No matter if the accused was performing a criminal act or helping a beloved family member, the broad privisions outlined in the law can find the alleged helper facing severe criminal charges. Were you helping a friend or family member and accused of ...
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