Blog Posts in March, 2013

  • What Is Cyberbullying and Is It a Criminal Offense in Texas?

    || 20-Mar-2013

    Cyberbullying is bullying that uses an electronic device for texting, emails, posts on web pages or Facebook, or interactive game sites. Bullying can take on many forms. While you often think of bullying in terms of children at school, it can also occur outside of school and is not limited to children. Here are some examples of cyberbullying: Posts aimed at embarrassing, humiliating or denigrating ...
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  • Texas has three degrees of kidnapping - first, second and third degree. All three are felony charges, but first degree is the most serious charge, followed by the second and then third degree. Actions involved with kidnapping determine which type of felony authorities charge. First degree Texas Penal Code Chapter § 20.04 defines first degree kidnapping as aggravated kidnapping. For ...
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  • ¿Cómo define Texas el secuestro y qué tipo de penas enfrenta usted?

    || 13-Mar-2013

    Texas tiene tres grados de secuestro – primera, segunda y tercera. Los tres son cargos graves, pero la primera es el cargo más grave, seguido por la segunda y tercera. Acciones involucradas en el secuestro determinan el tipo de delito que las autoridades acusan. Primer grado El capítulo 20.04 del código penal de Texas define el secuestro agravado como un delito de primer ...
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