Texas Law & Sexual Assault; An Overview

Texas Law & Sexual Assault; An Overview

Sexual assault is expressly defined under the Texas Penal Code Section 522.021. The Section also contains what propels an assault case to be an aggravated...
Sexual assault is expressly defined under the Texas Penal Code Section 522.021. The Section also contains what propels an assault case to be an aggravated sexual assault. This offense is considered more serious compared to the normal assault. It brings with it a heightened punishment. Attorney Jack B. Carroll, a lawyer that's consistently seen at the Harris County Criminal Justice center defending people with aggravated sexual assault cases, believes that most people that are accused of a crime involving sex are assumed to be guilty and are in dire need of an experienced criminal defense lawyer. Sexual assault victims have...