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  • Community Supervision (Probation) Violations in Texas
    Community Supervision (Probation) Violations in Texas

    You’re probably very familiar with the term “probation,” but here in Texas we now refer to probation as “ community supervision .” When you are on community supervision, you must follow a strict set ...

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  • What is Deferred Adjudication in Texas?
    What is Deferred Adjudication in Texas?

    If you’re facing criminal charges in Texas for the first time, you’ll be interested in hearing about deferred adjudication . What is it and how can it benefit defendants? In simple terms, deferred ...

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  • Truth About Community Service in Texas
    Truth About Community Service in Texas

    The notion of “community service” is probably familiar to you. In many ways, the work itself is very similar to volunteer work or what some churches call “service hours,” but there’s a key difference ...

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  • What is Deferred Adjudication in Texas?
    What is Deferred Adjudication in Texas?

    You’re probably familiar with the term “ probation ,” which is called “ deferred adjudication ” under the Code of Criminal Procedure 42.12, Sec. 5 in Texas. Deferred adjudication is a type of ...

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  • Am I Eligible for Deferred Adjudication?
    Am I Eligible for Deferred Adjudication?

    If you’re facing criminal charges for the first time in Texas, you probably have a lot on your mind. Will you be sent to jail or prison? Will you have to pay thousands in fines? Will your case go to ...

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  • Is Community Supervision the Same as Probation?
    Is Community Supervision the Same as Probation?

    If you’re a resident of Texas, you may have heard the term “ community supervision ” before. Is it the same as probation ? Yes, as a matter of fact it is. In the past, the term was probation; however, ...

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