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Pheobe S. Smith

Houston Criminal Defense Attorney.

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  1. I have been driving on the i10 in Chambers County. Had $75,000 in cash seized under chapter 59. Need help getting it back

    Answered about 2 years ago.

    1. Alan Louis Winograd
    2. Pheobe S. Smith
    3. Paul Domenic Petruzzi
    3 lawyer answers

    You have a limited amount of time to respond to the State's forfeiture suit. You should have been served with a forfeiture petition. The best thing for you to do is to contact an attorney that handles forfeiture cases. Chambers county is between Houston and Beaumont and there are lots of lawyers in both cities. Good luck and remember that you are under a time limitation!

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  2. Can my wife be charged for hacking into my messenger

    Answered almost 5 years ago.

    1. Pheobe S. Smith
    1 lawyer answer

    Recently the Texas Legislature passed H.B. 2003 which became Section 33.07 of the Texas Penal Code. This creates a new crime of online harassment and makes it a 3rd degree felony if a person uses the name or persona of another to create a web page or to post one or more messages on a commercial networking site without obtaining the other person's consent and with the intent to harm, defraud, intimidate, or the other person. It also makes it a class A (Misdemeanor) to send an electronic...