Q What does bodily injury mean
In Texas bodily injury is defined as physical pain, illness, or any impairment of physical condition. As you can tell that definition is very broad because the words “physical pain” applies to, among other things, a hit, a slap, a punch, a kick, grabbing someone with a tight grasp. It is important because in Texas a person commits an Assault if they intentionally, knowingly or recklessly cause physical pain to another person.
If you have been accused of assault in Harris County, Brazoria County, Galveston County, Fort Bend County, or Montgomery County you need to hire an experienced criminal defense attorney. Please call us for a free consultation at 713-651-1444 or fill out an online contact form. Assault is a serious offense that can have serious consequences that will follow you for the rest of your life. Often after proper research a strong defense can be created. We will work hard on your behalf to defend your rights and reach the best outcome on your case.
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