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Video: What Are the Felony Punishment Ranges in Texas?

Video: What Are the Felony Punishment Ranges in Texas?

In this video, Fort Worth criminal defense attorney, Anna Summersett, a Board Certified Criminal Law Specialist, explains the felony punishment ranges in Texas for first, second and third-degree crimes.

Video Transcript:

A third-degree felony in Texas is punishable by 2 years to 10 years in the penitentiary and up to a $10,000 fine. We then move up to what’s called a second-degree felony, which is punishable by 2 years to 20 years in the penitentiary and also up to a $10,000 fine. Finally, with a first-degree felony, we’re looking at 5 years to 99 years or life in the penitentiary. Again, a $10,000 fine.

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