http://www.samfugatelaw.com/misdemeanorshttp://www.samfugatelaw.com/misdemeanorshttp://www.samfugatelaw.com/misdemeanorsCriminal offenses in Texas are categorized as a felony or a misdemeanor:
- B misdemeanors are punishable by up to six months in jail and up to $2000, or a combination of the two;
- A misdemeanors are punishable by up to one year in jail and up to $4,000, or a combination of the two;
- C misdemeanors are not charged by an information, they are usually categorized as a ticket or citation and are heard in Justice of the Peace court or City Municipal Court.
Misdemeanors are still serious issues, even some Class C charges can have lasting effects on your record so speaking to an attorney is always a good idea. I offer free consultations for all matters, call me today!