Month: October 2018

Probation vs. Deferred Adjudication vs. Deferred Prosecution in Travis County

If you’re charged with a misdemeanor (and many felonies as well) in Travis county, you will almost certainly be offered probation. You might also be offered deferred adjudication or deferred prosecution, which are VERY different, even if they sound similar.   Probation   Probation is probably the most understood term, but the form of probation …

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The New Serial Podcast is Essential Listening For Anyone Interested in Criminal Justice

Last Week Sarah Koenig released the first episodes for the third season of the podcast Serial. The tone is very different from the previous two seasons, and promises to be the most enlightening when it comes to criminal justice. Unlike her previous two season which put the spotlight on two very unique cases, season 3 …

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