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Criminal Appeals Law Lawyers In Coupland Texas

Coupland is an unincorporated community in Williamson County, Texas, United States. The population of the area is approximately 1000. Coupland is home to the famed Coupland Inn and Dancehall, an eatery, bed and breakfast, and dancehall which has been in the community for nearly 100 years. Couplands athletic teams are the "Cowboys", and the area is one of the safest in Williamson County. (ACCORDING TO WHAT? NO CITATION. ) The Coupland Independent School District serves area students. Coupland ISD serves grades K-8. Upon "graduation" the students either go to Elgin, Taylor, or Thrall for high school courses.

What is criminal appeals law?

A criminal appeal is a formal request to rehear a case that has already been decided -- a request that a new court reconsider the decision of the first court. When one or both sides of a case that has already been decided think there was a mistake made at trial, they can file an appeal. An appeal is entirely different than a jury trial. There is no testimony taken. The court of appeals decides the case entirely upon the written briefs filed by your attorney and the offie of the Attorney General who represents the prosecution and asks that the conviction be upheld.

Answers to criminal appeals law issues in Texas

After conviction and sentencing, a defendant has the opportunity to file an appeal of his sentence. If the conviction...