Liberty, Texas Criminal Lawyer Jim Sullivan Can Defend You if You’ve Chugged 8 Tall Buds at the Neighborhood Bar and then Bop Around like a Perturbed Penguin While Calling Everyone a Dumb Redneck


Antarctic: Signy Island - Adelie penguinsLiberty, Texas Criminal Lawyer Jim Sullivan represents real people charged with all kinds of crimes, including Public Intoxication.  If you need a Liberty County Criminal Defense Attorney, you can call Jim Sullivan right now at 281-546-6428.

TEXAS PENAL CODE

Sec. 49.01.  DEFINITIONS.  In this chapter:(1)  “Alcohol concentration” means the number of grams of alcohol per:(A)  210 liters of breath;(B)  100 milliliters of blood;  or(C)  67 milliliters of urine.(2)  “Intoxicated” means:(A)  not having the normal use of mental or physical faculties by reason of the introduction of alcohol, a controlled substance, a drug, a dangerous drug, a combination of two or more of those substances, or any other substance into the body;  or(B)  having an alcohol concentration of 0.08 or more.
Sec. 49.02.  PUBLIC INTOXICATION.  (a)  A person commits an offense if the person appears in a public place while intoxicated to the degree that the person may endanger the person or another.
(a-1)  For the purposes of this section, a premises licensed or permitted under the Alcoholic Beverage Code is a public place.
(b)  It is a defense to prosecution under this section that the alcohol or other substance was administered for therapeutic purposes and as a part of the person’s professional medical treatment by a licensed physician.
(c)  Except as provided by Subsection (e), an offense under this section is a Class C misdemeanor.
(d)  An offense under this section is not a lesser included offense under Section 49.04.
(e)  An offense under this section committed by a person younger than 21 years of age is punishable in the same manner as if the minor committed an offense to which Section 106.071, Alcoholic Beverage Code, applies.

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