Sex Crimes

When Does Sexual Harassment Become a Crime?

May 22, 2024

Originally posted on July 20, 2016. Updated May 2024 to reflect current information. Sexual harassment is a serious issue that can have severe consequences. Whether it happens in the workplace, at school, or in a public place, certain offensive behaviors may lead to civil penalties and lawsuits. However, in some instances, sexual harassment can also […]

Date Rape in Texas: What You Need to Know

May 2, 2024

If you find yourself accused of date rape, it’s normal to feel overwhelmed and anxious. In Texas, this accusation falls under the category of sexual assault, which can carry serious consequences and often comes with a heavy social stigma. Understanding your rights and the legal details is crucial for effectively handling these tough situations.

Understanding Sexual Assault Laws and Consequences in Texas

January 29, 2024

Sexual assault is a serious and complex legal issue in Texas, with significant consequences for accused individuals. Understanding the legal definitions and meanings of consent is vital in this sensitive area. This blog post aims to provide a clear understanding of what constitutes sexual assault in Texas, the legal framework surrounding consent, and the potential […]

The Digital Dilemma: Sexting, Cyber Harassment, and Texas Law

November 20, 2023

In today’s digital world, technology and law often intersect in complex ways, particularly concerning sex crimes. Texas law has adapted to address the challenges of sexting, cyber harassment, and similar issues. This article breaks down these legal areas in a straightforward manner, helping you navigate the digital world responsibly.

Texas Pornography Laws

November 15, 2023

Originally posted on July 27, 2016. Updated November 2023 to reflect current information. Some people have a moral objection to certain forms of pornography. They may find them in poor taste or believe that they are harmful to society. Other people object to pornography for religious reasons.