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American Juror

American Juror is a web and video-based project dedicated to informing Texas citizens about jury service.

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Committed to Healing: Involuntary Commitment Procedures

A guide to involuntary commitment legal procedures. In the mental health community, involuntary commitment is considered a “last resort” option. It is the use of legal means to commit a person to a mental hospital or psychiatric ward against their will or over their protests.

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Educating Educators

A resource guide designed to educate teachers and administrators about their rights, responsibilities and legal obligations.

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Ending the Violence: How to Obtain a Texas Protective Order

Protective orders are civil court orders designed to cease acts of violence, threatening, harassing, or stalking by abusers. The Ending the Violence pamphlet discusses the basics on eligibility for a protective order, the procedure for obtaining a protective order, and the manner in which a protective order operates in Texas.

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Free From Violence

A resource for survivors of domestic and elder abuse. On this website, you will find information about domestic violence and elder abuse laws and resources available to survivors.

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In Case of Emergency

Preparation is the key to picking up the pieces when a disaster strikes. The information included below are some helpful suggestions on how you can protect yourself and your family from unnecessary distress.

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