The Harris County District Attorney’s Office has recently implemented new programs designed to help first time drug offenders avoid criminal records.  The two pretrial Diversion / pretrial Intervention programs are available to those charged with possessing small amounts of felony controlled substances (cocaine, amphetamines, etc.) and those charged with possessing personal use amounts of marijuana…

Part I of this post discussed the new automatic nondisclosure of certain misdemeanors.  Part II of this post discussed petitions for nondisclosure of misdemeanor probation.  Part III of this post discussed petitions for nondisclosure of misdemeanor convictions with jail sentences.  In addition to these forms of nondisclosure, Texas law still permits courts to grant nondisclosure…

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