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    • Brett H. Pritchard Sponsors Aware Central Texas Event: Christmas on the Farm

      The Law Office of Brett H. Pritchard is a proud sponsor of Aware Central Texas’ 2016 Christmas on the Farm event. Aware Central Texas is a charity organization that is focused on the prevention of ...

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    • Sharing the True Meaning of Christmas

      Serving clients in Killeen for 18 years, Attorney Brett H. Pritchard understands the importance of giving back to the local community. Not only does our firm remain actively involved in our community, ...

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    • New Office Location Opened in Gatesville, Texas

      The Law Office of Brett H. Pritchard has been serving Killeen in areas of family law, child protective services, business law, and personal injury for 16 years. We are proud of the opportunity to ...

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    • A New Member of the Family: My Personal Experience with Adoption

      On August 25, 2008, my adopted daughter, Mariela Abigail, was born at Scott & White Memorial Hospital in Temple, Texas. Her birth came less than twenty-four hours before Eathyn, my fifth child, was ...

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    • Driving Safely in Bad Weather

      Driving Safely in Bad Weather Even the most well-intentioned drivers can be inexperienced and unaware when it comes to driving safely on roads that are adversely affected by inclement weather. Whether ...

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    • Right-of-Way in Texas Parking Lots

      Right-of-Way in Texas Parking Lots When you are driving through a parking lot, you may consider the free-for-all attitude that many drivers adopt part of the deal, but that should not be the case. ...

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    • What to Do If an Uber Driver Causes Your Car Accident

      What to Do If an Uber Driver Causes Your Car Accident Car accidents have a way of sending you into a tailspin – in the best of times. When the accident is caused by a negligent Uber driver (or any ...

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    • The Child Support Process in Texas

      The Child Support Process in Texas Child support is a critical element of any divorce involving children, and it is a complicated issue that demands close attention. Understanding the basics as they ...

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    • Equal Possession Does Not Negate Child Support

      Equal Possession Does Not Negate Child Support Very few people disagree with the idea that children of divorce fare far better when they spend a significant amount of time with both loving parents. ...

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    • Child Support Calculations for High Earners Are Changing

      Child Support Calculations for High Earners Are Changing The State of Texas reevaluates its child support calculations every six years, and this year, they are adjusting the cap limit for inflation. ...

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    • When It Comes to Texas Drug Charges, the Amount and Type of Drugs Matter

      When It Comes to Texas Drug Charges, the Amount and Type of Drugs Matter It probably comes as no surprise that the State of Texas takes drug offenses quite seriously. The charges you will face, ...

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    • Sexual Offenses in Texas

      Sexual Offenses in Texas Sex crimes are obviously some of the most stigmatized and harshly penalized crimes in our nation, and the State of Texas is no exception. In fact, sex crimes are in a class of ...

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    • Failure to Identify Yourself in the State of Texas

      Failure to Identify Yourself in the State of Texas Many people wonder about how much information they are required to provide the police. Generally, attorneys will advise you that less is always more, ...

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    • Texas Custody Laws and Moving Out of State

      Texas Custody Laws and Moving out of State When it comes to divorce, there is nothing more painful than hammering out your child custody arrangements. Chances are neither of you will be living with ...

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    • Sharing Custody Equally Does Not Mean the End of Child Support

      Sharing Custody Equally Does Not Mean the End of Child Support Generally, divorced parents share physical custody of their children. More often than not, the children live primarily with one parent ...

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    • Your Custody Battle: Several Things You Should Not Do

      Your Custody Battle: Several Things You Should Not Do If you are going through a divorce that involves a custody battle, you are going through the most difficult element of an already difficult ...

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    • Divorce and the Disabled Child – Common Mistakes

      Divorce and the Disabled Child – Common Mistakes Divorce is hard on everyone, especially children. If your child is permanently disabled, however, there are special concerns that you need to take into ...

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    • The Division of Marital Property in a Texas Divorce

      The Division of Marital Property in a Texas Divorce If you are facing a Texas divorce, the division of your marital property is one of your primary concerns, and the issue can become very complicated ...

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    • Texas Divorce: The Most Commonly Asked Questions

      Texas Divorce: The Most Commonly Asked Questions If you are facing a potential divorce, you have questions. Even considering a divorce is difficult, but having answers to your most pressing questions ...

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    • What to Do if You Are Pulled Over After You Have Been Drinking

      What to Do if You Are Pulled Over After You Have Been Drinking You understand that drinking and driving is unsafe and irresponsible, but no one is above making the occasional bad decision. Further, ...

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    • What the Police Are Looking for When They Pull You Over for DWI

      What the Police Are Looking for When They Pull You Over for DWI Being pulled over by the police is never pleasant, but if you have had a drink or two, you may well be terrified. The fact is that it is ...

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    • Drunk Driving under the Age of 21

      Drunk Driving under the Age of 21 When you consider drunk driving charges, you probably think about drivers who have several drinks too many and get behind the wheel of their cars. In nearly every ...

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  • DWI
    • What to Do if You Are Pulled Over After You Have Been Drinking

      What to Do if You Are Pulled Over After You Have Been Drinking You understand that drinking and driving is unsafe and irresponsible, but no one is above making the occasional bad decision. Further, ...

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    • The Penalties of a Second DWI in Texas

      The Penalties of a Second DWI in Texas A second DWI charge in Texas remains a misdemeanor offense, but if you are convicted of this second offense, you face very significant consequences that are both ...

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    • New York Times Finds Breathalyzer Tests Unreliable

      New York Times Finds Breathalyzer Tests Unreliable If you are facing DWI charges, you are facing serious charges – the consequences of which can severely impact your future. If these charges are based ...

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    • Texas Divorce: Your Parental Rights and Responsibilities

      Texas Divorce: Your Parental Rights and Responsibilities If you are facing a divorce in the State of Texas and have children, your legal rights with respect to your children may change. Shared custody ...

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    • Is a 60-Day Divorce Possible in Texas?

      Is a 60-Day Divorce Possible in Texas? Couples who have chosen to divorce are often in a hurry to get it done. This is understandable – divorce is not a happy process, and moving on is the point, ...

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    • Texas Custody Laws and Moving Out of State

      Texas Custody Laws and Moving out of State When it comes to divorce, there is nothing more painful than hammering out your child custody arrangements. Chances are neither of you will be living with ...

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    • Texas Medical Malpractice Cases: Procedural Requirements

      Additional Procedural Requirements for Texas Medical Malpractice Cases There are naturally procedural requirements for personal injury cases in Texas. However, due to an increase in the number of ...

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    • Never Events: Devastating and Life-Altering, but What Are They?

      Hospital Errors Can Be Devastating When you are in need of the services that a hospital provides, you rely upon that hospital to supply you with quality care and you are extremely vulnerable to any ...

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    • Medical Malpractice: What to Do When Injured by a Doctor

      Were You Injured by Your Healthcare Provider’s Medical Malpractice? You seek medical care when you are ill or injured and at your most vulnerable. You trust the attending medical professionals to ...

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    • Military Divorce in Texas

      Military Divorce in Texas If you are facing a military divorce in Texas, you can expect it to follow the same general path as any other divorce – except there are some additional federal laws and ...

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    • The New Texas Law on Package Theft

      Texas Takes Package Theft Seriously In June of 2019, the State of Texas adopted a law that increases the charges and penalties associated with taking someone else’s packages from their mailbox or ...

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    • Texas' New Be Safe, Drive Smart Campaign

      Texas Launches Its Be Safe, Drive Smart Campaign The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) recently launched a one-year campaign to educate the public about how our driving practices contribute ...

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    • Firm News: JP Brown Suspension Delayed

      Due to a scheduling conflict, Bell County Justice of the Peace Claudia Brown gets to keep her seat – at least until February 11, 2019. In recent years, Brown has faced intense public and political ...

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    • Concussions, New Diagnostics, and Personal Injury Claims

      Concussions, New Diagnostics, and Personal Injury Claims Concussions are a form of traumatic brain injury (TBI) that are extremely serious and that can be extremely difficult to diagnose accurately ...

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    • Driving Safely in Bad Weather

      Driving Safely in Bad Weather Even the most well-intentioned drivers can be inexperienced and unaware when it comes to driving safely on roads that are adversely affected by inclement weather. Whether ...

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    • Birth Injury Basics You Should Know

      Birth Injury Basics You Should Know There is no greater joy than bringing a bouncing new baby boy or girl into the world and into your family. There are few sorrows so deep, however, as knowing that ...

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  • Q/A
    • Texas Divorce: The Most Commonly Asked Questions

      Texas Divorce: The Most Commonly Asked Questions If you are facing a potential divorce, you have questions. Even considering a divorce is difficult, but having answers to your most pressing questions ...

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    • Personal Injury Cases and Contingency Fees

      Personal Injury Cases and Contingency Fees If you have been injured by someone else's negligence – in a car accident or slip and fall accident, for example – you will probably need an experienced ...

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    • Four Answers to Common Questions About Texas Car Accidents

      Texas Car Accidents: Answers to 4 Basic Questions If you have been injured in a car accident that was caused by another driver’s negligence, you likely have many questions. You also, however, have ...

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