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Blog Posts in 2015

Denton Man Arrested for Punching Teen Daughter

DENTON, TX – While many families had just finished celebrating Thanksgiving and Black Friday shopping, one Denton father was spending what was left of the holiday weekend behind bars for the way ...
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Restoration of Firearm Privileges in Texas

The people of Texas take pride in their ability to possess firearms, and this is a right that we do not take lightly. Compared to other states, Texas has some of the most generous gun laws in ...
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Teen Accused of Posing as Student Gets 20 Years

R. Lugo, 17, went to the trouble to enroll in an elementary school and pose as a student in order to sexually victimize young children, according to Hurst police. Now, the teenager accused of posing ...
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Denton Roller Derby Owner Accused of Stealing Nearly $1 Million

A. Campbell, the owner of a Denton roller derby rink is accused of bilking a company for nearly $1 million. Campbell, 40, of Trophy Club, was in the Tarrant County Jail on Aug. 20, after being accused ...
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Attorney General Ken Paxton Indicted

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has been indicted in Collin County on felony charges accusing him of misleading investors before taking over as the state's top law enforcement officer. While the ...
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Governor Abott Signs Measure to Improve DNA Testing Law

On May 22, 2015, Gov. Greg Abott signed into law SB 487/HB 2435, which will increase access to post-conviction DNA testing. This new law will help the wrongfully convicted prove their innocence, and ...
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Penalties for a Felony in Texas

Were you recently arrested for a crime in Denton, Texas? If so, you are more than likely very concerned about a criminal conviction, and more importantly, the types of penalties that a conviction ...
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Police Find Woman on Ground After Domestic Violence Call

On Sunday, the Denton Police arrested an assault suspect after a concerned citizen made a domestic violence call. The call stemmed from an argument that took place between a man and a woman in the 700 ...
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Will a DWI Affect My Job?

If you were recently arrested for driving while intoxicated (DWI), you may be wondering how a DWI conviction could affect your employment. It depends on a number of factors such as what you do for a ...
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Former Pearl Jam Drummer Has Two Warrants in Denton

Former Pearl Jam drummer, Dave Abbruzzese has two warrants for his arrest in Denton: one for possession of a controlled substance, and another for a failure to appear on a manufacture or delivery of ...
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Texas Criminal Justice Process

When a person is arrested, they will move through the Texas criminal justice process, which consists of a series of steps or phases. Upon arrest, officers must inform the accused that he or she has ...
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What Is a Grand Jury?

There has been a lot of information in the news and media lately concerning grand juries and their role in the criminal justice system. With the lack of indictments of law enforcement in the ...
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Derek A. Adame, Attorney at Law - Denton County Criminal Defense Attorney
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