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Felonies Are Considered the Most Serious Offenses in the Criminal Law System

Felonies are the charges that can land you in prison in a Fort Worth prison. Most job applications require you to state whether you have any felonies in your past. Anyone facing a felony accusation or charge must find an experienced felony criminal defense lawyer to protect their rights, freedom, and future. Felonies Texas, are distinguished as follows:

  • State Jail Felony: 6 months – 2 years in State Jail
  • 3rd Degree Felony: 2-10 years TDC
  • 2nd Degree Felony: 2-20 years TDC
  • 1st Degree Felony: 5-99 years/life TDC
  • Capital Felony: Life or Death

Probation is a possibility for many felony offenses.

These are the most common felony offenses:

  • Abandoning/Endangering a Child
  • Aggravated Assault
  • Aggravated Sexual Assault
  • Aggravated Robbery
  • Assault Bodily Injury Family Member
  • Burglary of a Habitation
  • Concealed Handgun Violation
  • Counterfeiting
  • Credit Card Abuse
  • Criminal Mischief $1,500 – $20,000
  • Criminal Mischief $20,000-$100,000
  • Criminal Negligent Homicide
  • Delivery of a Controlled Substance
  • Driving While Intoxicated Felony
  • Embezzlement
  • Evading Arrest Vehicle
  • Forgery
  • Indecent Exposure
  • Indecency with a Child
  • Injury to a Child/Elderly
  • Intoxication Assault
  • Intoxication Manslaughter
  • Manslaughter
  • Murder
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance
  • Possession of a Prescription by Fraud
  • Robbery
  • Sexual Assault
  • Sexual Assault of a child under 17
  • Theft $1500 -$20,000
  • Theft $20,000 – $100,000

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Call Fort Worth criminal defense attorney Stephen Handy today at (817) 589-2134. And he offers one-on-one, vigorous representation for felony charges in Tarrant County and all surrounding areas.

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