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Criminal defense in Austin Texas.

Animal Cruelty, Free Speech

| April 24, 2009

A few months ago the 3rd Circuit struck down a law criminalizing videos depicting animal abuse.  Animal advocates condemned it. Just when you thought we might be making progress as a society, a story like this comes out… A society can be judged upon how well it treats its innocent and those in need of […]

Sharon Keller

| April 1, 2009

I haven’t been following the Sharon Keller case until recently – when stories started coming out about her request to have her lawyer paid for by the state of Texas, because his fees would be “ruinous,” despite owning millions of dollars worth of property, and having a six-figure income. Now I know the media often […]