consequences of domestic violence

The Consequences of Domestic Violence in Texas

May 31, 2017

The consequences of domestic violence in Texas are frequently severe. According to Stop Abusive Violence Environments (SAVE), one in 10 people is falsely accused of sexual assault, domestic violence, or child abuse. Thousands of men and women are accused of domestic violence crimes each year.

Texas Penal Code § 22.01 and § 22.02 describe the crime of domestic assault and aggravated domestic assault. Texas Penal Code § 25.11 details the crime of Continuous Violence Against the Family. Contact a criminal defense attorney immediately if you’ve been charged with domestic violence in Texas.

Have you or someone you know been charged with domestic violence or assault in Texas? The Law Office of Brett A. Podolsky can help. Our legal experience will provide the best defense possible for your case. Call us today for a consultation.