Tyler Flood is a 2001 graduate of STCL and is Board Certified in Criminal Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. His practice is located in Houston Texas and is dedicated exclusively to Intoxication related offenses. He is pleased to offer $1000 to provide financial assistance to a third year law student who intends on entering the practice area of Criminal Defense.
Applicants will submit an essay of approximately 1000 words on an area of interest to the applicant in Criminal Law, specifically Criminal Defense. The essay should also emphasize why the applicant deserves the award. Longer or shorter submissions are acceptable. Applicants are welcome to submit video essays.
Suggested Topics may include:
May 1st, 2016
Award announced by:
July 1st, 2016
The essay must be original content that has not been previously published.
Submissions should be mailed to:
Tyler Flood – Scholarship
1229 Heights Blvd.
Houston, TX 77008
The Harris County District Attorney’s office notified defense lawyers on Wednesday that a crime-scene investigator made errors in 65 cases.
In a newly obtained video, a Houston Police officer is seen balling his fist, punching a woman in the face and slamming her to the floor of a drunk-tank cell after she swung her elbow at the officer while questioning the no-refusal blood test.
The Harris County District Attorney's Office has dismissed 90 pending misdemeanor and felony drug cases after a deputy improperly destroyed evidence at the Precinct 4 Constable's Office.
The Harris County District Attorney's Office is forced to throw out more than 140 cases so far after it was discovered over 21,000 pieces of evidence was destroyed by the Precinct 4 Constable's Office.
The Harris County District Attorney's office is re-evaluating a decade's worth of DWI cases. This comes after the credentials of an expert witness, a toxicology analyst, were called into question.
There are over 1,000 cases under review because of the misuse of evidence. While 142 have been dismissed thus far, there has been a high number of cases in which evidence has been destroyed - most of the cases involving drug crimes.
After and expert's qualifications have been questioned, there are nearly 10 years of DWI cases being under review in Harris County.
After being questioned about her credentials in DWI cases, a woman responds publicly.
Expert witness has been accused of lying on the stand and moved down to a lower level position.