austindefender

Criminal defense in Austin Texas.

Living in a Low Tax State

| November 13, 2008

It can be frustrating being a criminal defense attorney. Today I spent the morning trying to put someone on probation.  The state had already agreed to it.  He has no criminal history.  But the judge said “no.” Why?  He’s schizophrenic, and his family doesn’t want him.  Probation can’t help him, because he’s not a sex […]