false allegations in texas

False Allegations and What They Mean for You

December 7, 2016

The criminal justice system in Texas exists to punish those who break the law and to protect law-abiding citizens. However, some people choose to misuse this system. When someone makes a false allegation of criminal conduct, innocent people can face public scorn as well as criminal penalties.

These kinds of false allegations are very serious and it is against the law to falsely accuse someone of a crime. However, some people choose to break the law by making untrue accusations. If you are falsely accused of violating the law, there are steps that you can take to defend yourself.