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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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    • Ask Your Doctor These Questions After a Car Accident

      Ask Your Doctor These Questions after a Car Accident If another driver leaves you injured in a car accident, you need medical attention. The fact is, however, that you also need your doctor’s advice ...

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    • Considering Pedestrian Accidents

      Considering Pedestrian Accidents Pedestrian accidents are so dangerous that they deserve special consideration. When you are on foot, there is absolutely nothing to protect you from the impact of an ...

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    • Driver Negligence Often Equals Dangerous Car Accident

      Driver Negligence Often Leads to Dangerous Car Accidents Car accidents on our roadways are often caused by driver negligence, which comes in many different forms. When we take to the roads in our ...

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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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    • Understanding Texas Child Support

      Understanding Texas Child Support While divorce unravels the legal union between two parents, it does not alter the connection between parents and their children. Both parents generally retain the ...

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    • Sending Sexually Explicit Electronic Photos without Permission Is Now Illegal in Texas

      Sending Sexually Explicit Electronic Photos without Permission Is Now Illegal in Texas Technology has made electronic communication so convenient that some people have taken the convenience to an ...

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    • Probable Cause vs. Reasonable Suspicion

      Probable Cause vs. Reasonable Suspicion In the State of Texas, a police officer must have probable cause to arrest you but needs only a reasonable suspicion to stop you. While this may seem like a ...

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    • Vehicular Manslaughter under Texas Law

      Vehicular Manslaughter under Texas Law When a driver kills someone else on the road as a result of negligent driving, that driver generally lacks the intention and malice associated with murder. This ...

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    • Attending School Activities with Your Children When You are Divorced

      Attending School Activities with Your Children When You are Divorced In the State of Texas, divorced parents retain certain rights at all times (unless a court order specifies otherwise). These rights ...

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    • Recognizing Child-Custody Myths

      Recognizing Child-Custody Myths Any divorce that involves children must deal with the issue of hammering out child custody arrangements, which is arguably the most difficult component of an already ...

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    • Creating a Holiday Visitation Schedule that Works for You

      Creating a Holiday Visitation Schedule that Works for You Determining child custody arrangements is often the most difficult component of divorce, and figuring out how you will divide holidays between ...

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    • Attending School Activities with Your Children When You are Divorced

      Attending School Activities with Your Children When You are Divorced In the State of Texas, divorced parents retain certain rights at all times (unless a court order specifies otherwise). These rights ...

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    • 3 FAQs About Texas Uncontested Divorce

      3 FAQs about Texas Uncontested Divorce An uncontested divorce is a good choice for couples who have come to the difficult decision that a divorce is in order and who are able to compromise on the ...

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    • Striking the Right Balance in Your Texas Divorce

      Striking the Right Balance in Your Texas Divorce Divorce is one of life’s most trying experiences, and if you are facing a pending divorce, you have a lot to consider. Many divorcing couples want to ...

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    • DWI with a Child Passenger Charges

      DWI with a Child Passenger Charges There is not a driver on our roads who is not aware of the fact that driving under the influence of alcohol is exceedingly dangerous and irresponsible. Nevertheless, ...

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    • Cars as Deadly Weapons in Texas DWI Cases

      Cars as Deadly Weapons in Texas DWI Cases If you have been charged with a felony DWI in Texas, the State may ask the jury in your case to find that you used your car as a deadly weapon. If the jury ...

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    • What to Do If a Drunk Driver Leaves You Injured

      What to Do if a Drunk Driver Leaves You Injured Driving under the influence of alcohol is exceedingly dangerous, and drunk driving is a factor in many dangerous accidents on our roadways. If a drunk ...

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  • DWI
    • DWI with a Child Passenger Charges

      DWI with a Child Passenger Charges There is not a driver on our roads who is not aware of the fact that driving under the influence of alcohol is exceedingly dangerous and irresponsible. Nevertheless, ...

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    • After Which Car Accidents Do You Need an Attorney?

      You’ve Been Injured in a Car Accident: Do You Need an Attorney? If you’ve been injured in a car accident, you’re no doubt feeling overwhelmed and at a loss for where to turn. When another motorist’s ...

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    • Central Texas Drivers: Watch Out for Drunk Drivers around the Holidays

      During the weeks between Thanksgiving and the New Year, holiday festivities abound. From family gatherings, office parties, and reunions with old friends that are home for the holidays, this time of ...

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    • 3 FAQs About Texas Uncontested Divorce

      3 FAQs about Texas Uncontested Divorce An uncontested divorce is a good choice for couples who have come to the difficult decision that a divorce is in order and who are able to compromise on the ...

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    • Striking the Right Balance in Your Texas Divorce

      Striking the Right Balance in Your Texas Divorce Divorce is one of life’s most trying experiences, and if you are facing a pending divorce, you have a lot to consider. Many divorcing couples want to ...

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    • The Presumption of Community Property

      The Presumption of Community Property In a Texas divorce, the legal presumption is that all the property in your marriage is community property that you and your spouse own together. If you do have ...

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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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    • Calculating Pain and Suffering in a Texas Personal Injury Case

      Calculating Pain and Suffering in a Texas Personal Injury Case If someone else’s negligence leaves you injured in an accident, calculating the economic damages you incur is generally fairly ...

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    • Ask Your Doctor These Questions After a Car Accident

      Ask Your Doctor These Questions after a Car Accident If another driver leaves you injured in a car accident, you need medical attention. The fact is, however, that you also need your doctor’s advice ...

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    • Pedestrians and Right-of-Way in Killeen and the Surrounding Areas

      Pedestrians and Right-of-Way in Killeen and the Surrounding Areas Many people are under the mistaken belief that pedestrians always have the right-of-way. While it is true that pedestrians are always ...

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  • Q/A
    • 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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    • Q/A: Texas Civil Asset Forfeiture: What is It, and Why Does It Matter?

      Question/Comment: Shirley recently asked us on Facebook, "Why is it right to keep a person's car for drugs .I don't think it's right.. why they put it up for auction.should give it back to the family. ...

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    • Q/A: Why Does the Parent with Which the Child Lives Have to Pay Child Support?

      Amanda recently asked us on Facebook : "Why does it take the state forever to address child support issues? If kids are living with a "non custodial parent" for years, why do they still have to pay ...

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