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  • Punishment for Domestic Violence in Texas
    Punishment for Domestic Violence in Texas

    Surely, you’re familiar with the term “domestic violence.” Here in Texas, our state and courts refer to domestic violence as “family violence” but they mean the same thing. Section 71.004(1) of the ...

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  • Law on Domestic Violence in Texas
    Law on Domestic Violence in Texas

    “The Texas Family Code defines Family Violence as an act by a member of a family or household against another member that is intended to result in physical harm, bodily injury, assault, or a threat ...

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  • What if I Violate a Protective Order?
    What if I Violate a Protective Order?

    Protective orders are court orders intended to protect victims from family or domestic violence, stalking, sexual assault, and human trafficking. At our firm, most of our clients have protective ...

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  • FAQs About Domestic Violence in Texas
    FAQs About Domestic Violence in Texas

    In Texas, domestic violence , otherwise known as “family violence” is addressed in the Texas Family Code. What counts as family violence? According to dps.texas.gov , it is defined as, “an act by a ...

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  • Causes of Intimate Partner Violence
    Causes of Intimate Partner Violence

    In Texas, “ domestic violence ” is referred to as “family violence.” Under Section 71.004 of the Texas Family Code, family violence is defined as “an act by a member of a family or household member ...

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  • What if I'm Falsely Accused of Family Violence?
    What if I'm Falsely Accused of Family Violence?

    According to the 2008 Crime in Texas Report , the Texas Family Code defines family violence as, “an act by a member of a family or household against another member that is intended to result in ...

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