call us
Request Consultation

Criminal Law Blog

The Law Office of Greg Tsioros

Texas Fraud Laws: All About Bank Fraud

Texas Fraud Laws: All About Bank Fraud

  • July 20, 2021
  • The Law Office of Greg Tsioros
  • Comments Off on Texas Fraud Laws: All About Bank Fraud

When you work for a financial institution like a bank or credit union, you are expected to follow strict security measures. These measures are designed to prevent theft of funds and protect the security of customers who have accounts with…

How Federal Crimes are Processed

How Federal Crimes are Processed

  • June 23, 2021
  • The Law Office of Greg Tsioros
  • Comments Off on How Federal Crimes are Processed

The federal government has its own set of powers that allow it to investigate and prosecute crimes. Crimes that qualify for prosecution at the federal level tend to be more serious than those committed at the state level. They also…

Is Blackmail Illegal in Texas?

Is Blackmail Illegal in Texas?

  • April 20, 2021
  • The Law Office of Greg Tsioros
  • Comments Off on Is Blackmail Illegal in Texas?

Is blackmail illegal in Texas? The short answer is yes. Blackmail, also called extortion, is considered a form of theft. It’s not quite robbery, as there isn’t an immediate fear of physical injury for the victim. After all, the blackmailer…

What Is an Occupational Driver’s License?

What Is an Occupational Driver’s License?

  • March 19, 2021
  • The Law Office of Greg Tsioros
  • Comments Off on What Is an Occupational Driver’s License?

You need to be able to drive, yet you have a suspended license, possibly for a reason that has nothing to do with your driving record. What can you do to get back out on the road for necessary transportation…

What You Need to Know About Protective Orders in Texas

What You Need to Know About Protective Orders in Texas

  • January 18, 2021
  • The Law Office of Greg Tsioros
  • Comments Off on What You Need to Know About Protective Orders in Texas

If you have been the victim of violence in Texas, there are options to legally protect yourself from your abuser. A protective order is an order from the court designed to protect you from further violence. Learn more about protective…

Penalties of Shoplifting in Texas

Penalties of Shoplifting in Texas

  • December 9, 2020
  • The Law Office of Greg Tsioros
  • Comments Off on Penalties of Shoplifting in Texas

Shoplifting in Texas is considered theft. Depending on the value of the merchandise stolen and the history of the accused shoplifter, the case can be tried as a felony. If you’re facing shoplifting charges, learn more about the consequences you…

What Are the Consequences of Reckless Driving in Texas?

What Are the Consequences of Reckless Driving in Texas?

  • October 21, 2020
  • The Law Office of Greg Tsioros
  • Comments Off on What Are the Consequences of Reckless Driving in Texas?

Have you ever felt extremely angry over another driver’s error? Road rage and road aggression go hand in hand, but it’s natural to feel upset when someone else’s mistake almost causes you to get into a crash. If your anger…

How Long Do You Stay on the Texas Sex Offender Registry?

How Long Do You Stay on the Texas Sex Offender Registry?

  • September 16, 2020
  • The Law Office of Greg Tsioros
  • Comments Off on How Long Do You Stay on the Texas Sex Offender Registry?

 Did you know that Texas ranks 13th in the nation when it comes to how many sex offenders reside in the state? According to statistics, there are about 325 registered sex offenders per 100,000 Texans. That’s not a statistic you…

The 7 Most Common Types of Elder Abuse

The 7 Most Common Types of Elder Abuse

  • August 19, 2020
  • The Law Office of Greg Tsioros
  • Comments Off on The 7 Most Common Types of Elder Abuse

Did you know that upwards of 5 million older adults are impacted by elder abuse in America every year? These statistics are startling, yet they’re just the tip of the iceberg. Experts believe far more cases of elder abuse never…

Drug Possession vs Drug Distribution in Texas: What’s the Difference?

Drug Possession vs Drug Distribution in Texas: What’s the Difference?

  • July 15, 2020
  • The Law Office of Greg Tsioros
  • Comments Off on Drug Possession vs Drug Distribution in Texas: What’s the Difference?

Have you noticed the local gas station suddenly selling CBD or hemp products? Have you heard about marijuana dispensaries making billions in other states? Since the passage of the Farm Bill of 2018, there have been a lot of nationwide…

Page 1of 17: 1 2 3 ... 17