Can Passion in a Car Lead To Jail Time in Texas?
Is it a big deal if you get caught in the throws of passion in a car here in Texas? The short answer is yes. The penalties can be very costly.
Do You Know What’s In That Texas Tanker Truck Next To You?
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has found that the number of hazardous material road accidents has doubled in the last decade. These accidents resulted in 74 deaths, 489 injuries, and over $2 billion in damages in the past ten years.
Can You Legally Refuse To Pay A Mandatory Gratuity/Service Fee in Texas?
Nothing is worse than going out to eat and ending up with a big surprise when you get the final bill. More and more diners are seeing the prices on the menu and assuming that is the price. That is not always entirely the case. That is where automatic gratuities and service fees come in.
Get Away From It All On These Five Texas Beach Escapes
The only question you have to ask yourself about visiting the Padre Island National Seashore is how far away from the nearest other human being you want to be. You can travel 60 miles of the uninhabited beach with the right vehicle.
Changing Speed Limits On The Same Road A New Texas Reality?
Variable speed limits or VSL's use available information on the roadway, like traffic speed, the number of vehicles, and road surface conditions to determine appropriate speeds and display them to drivers in real-time.
Can You Be Jailed For Hitting a Dog in Texas?
It is devastating to see someone's pet hurt. It can ruin my whole day when I see a pet dead by the side of the road. I can only imagine some child is waiting for their pet to come home.
Beware of Rabid Skunks In Victoria
Last Thursday, a skunk in the Mission Oaks neighborhood in Victoria County tested positive for rabies. Mission Oaks is in northwest Victoria County, off Upper Mission Valley Road. Officials say residents should watch for weird acting skunks. Weird acting or not, its probably a good idea to watch out for skunks.
Is It Ok To Wear Socks with Sandals in 2023 in Texas?
It's 2023, and sometimes the line between what is "in" and what is "out" is very hard to draw. When it comes to sandals and socks, this issue is particularly complicated. The whole question has its own Wikipedia page.
10 Ways To Lose Your Driver’s License in Texas
Texas doesn't have a certain number of points for running a red light or speeding like some states, but it does keep track of violations and assesses points, which are used to levy surcharges on drivers. Doing any of these ten things will cost you your Texas Driver's License.
Which One Is More Popular in Texas, Ketchup or Salsa?
According to Texas Real Food, salsa became the king of condiments in the United States a decade ago in 2013. So, how is it that ketchup is still considered more popular nationwide? What about Texas? Let's find some answers.
Are You Going To Be A Hurricane? Hurricane Names 2023
Hurricane researchers at Colorado State University predict that this hurricane season which runs from June 1 to November 30th, will be slightly below normal. They predict 13 named storms this year, and six will reach hurricane status. Of those, they predict two major hurricanes, or storms with winds over 111 miles per hour.
Is It Illegal For Mechanics To Overcharge in Texas?
According to the Lawyer's Blog, you have to get it in writing as a consumer. Written authorization should proceed towing, inspection, test drive, diagnosis, or disassembly.