June 11, 2019

New Legislation Places A Ban On Red Light Cameras

On the afternoon of the first day in June, there were changes made to legislation on a controversial topic. Red light cameras have been an intriguing topic for lawmakers since their origin. They have been brought onto the streets, ridiculed, lauded. Overall, they have caused huge changes to driving in Texas. Not all of them […]

May 17, 2019

Misdemeanor or Felony Assault Charge? Know The Difference

Assault might seem like a self-explanatory charge, but as in the case with other charges, there are levels to each offense. Assault can be considered either a misdemeanor or an assault, depending on the context in which the assault occurred. Furthermore, a person can be charged with one of three classes (for misdemeanors) or degrees […]

May 14, 2019

Not Every Speeding Ticket Is The Same

When you are driving, it can be easy to overlook your speed. This is one of the most popular incidents on the road. People are always being pulled over for these sorts of citations and it’s always a tedious experience. You will have to go through all of the banal procedures that can take tons […]

April 26, 2019

Mythbusting: Traffic Tickets

Mythbusting: Traffic Tickets There are quite a few myths surrounding traffic tickets. Believing these false rumors can put you in an even worse legal situation. Below we tackle a few of these myths so you can have the right information. From there, you can make wise legal decisions and save yourself a lot of time […]

April 19, 2019

What Happens to My Assets If I Don’t Have a Will?

Who inherits your property and wealth when you pass away? If you don’t have a will, you can’t be sure. A conversation with your family, a signed letter, nor a recording will guarantee that your final wishes will be granted. A valid will ensures that your valuables go exactly where you want them to. But […]

March 22, 2019

Stuck With Drug Possession Charges?

Have you been stuck with drug possession charges? This charge can have serious consequences. However, your circumstances, like those of many people, may be complicated. Cases involving drug possession are rarely clear-cut. This is because drug use and its effects on the community are a hot-button topic for our society. Unfortunately, drug addiction is a […]

March 18, 2019

Misdemeanor Assault Charges

Have you been slammed with misdemeanor assault charges? You may be frightened of the repercussions and worried about how this will affect your criminal record. If you are convicted, you will have a legal history of violence, and therefore can be easily turned away from new work opportunities. This stain on your record can be […]

February 13, 2019

Ways to Register Your Vehicle

Do you know the multiple Ways to Register Your Vehicle in the state of Texas? We at Monks Law Firm want to make sure you are aware of the different ways to stay in compliance with the laws. Ways To Register your Vehicle To register your vehicle, your car must pass an inspection test. Once your vehicle […]

February 13, 2019

The Consequences of an Expired Registration Sticker

The Consequences of an Expired Registration Sticker are significant in the state of Texas. We understand how drivers might forget to renew their stickers as they try to maintain their busy lives. However, replacing your registration stickers on time has its benefits and failing to restore it has its consequences. The Process Approximately ninety days before the expiration […]

January 18, 2019

Consequences of a forgotten traffic ticket

Consequences of a forgotten traffic ticket Do you have several traffic tickets that you have forgotten about? Perhaps you are wondering what the consequences of a forgotten traffic ticket are. Maybe you are not sure what your next step should be. In our experience, it all starts with an old ticket that you forgot about […]