Felony Criminal Enhancements in Texas

Texas law allows for harsher punishments for repeat and habitual offenders. This means that when you have been previously convicted of certain crimes, the State can enhance, or increase your range of punishment on your current charge. The range of punishment refers to the amount of time and/or fi...

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JOHN EARL NOLLEY MURDER CONVICTION OVERTURNED

For almost 19 years, John Earl Nolley, of Bedford has been in the Texas prison system for the murder of his friend Sharon McLane. On Tuesday, May 17, he was allowed to walk out of Tarrant County's 213th District Court a free man. Nolley was convicted in 1998 of the stabbing murder of McLane which o...

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