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This TexasLawHelp.org article highlights a handbook on Texas elder law. The Elder Law Handbook covers information such as powers of attorney, guardianship, Medicaid, wills, and more. It was written by the Houston Bar Association. 
This article provides information on emergency protective orders. This article is excerpted from the Texas Advocacy Project website.  
This article provides information on how Emergency Protective Orders work and other information about protection against batterers. This article was provided by Texas Advocacy Project.
This article provides you with useful information on the employment rights of undocumented workers under Federal and Texas Law. This article was written by TexasLawHelp staff. 
This article was written by TexasLawHelp. It was last updated August 5, 2020. 
This article was compiled by TexasLawHelp and was last updated on May 1, 2020.   
This article provides you with information about what commonly happens in court when you try to get a Sexual Assault Protective Order. This article was written by Advocates of Victims of Crime at the Texas Legal Services Center. 
This article was written by Diocesan Migrant & Refugee Services. It provides general, broad information, and is not case-specific on deportation and defenses to it. It contains information to help you figure out if you might qualify for relief from deportation (formally known as “removal”).
This article was written by Diocesan Migrant & Refugee Services. It provides general information and should not be considered specific legal advice for your case.
This article was written by Diocesan Migrant & Refugee Services. It provides general, broad information about defenses to deportation. It contains information to help you figure out if you qualify for relief from deportation (formally known as “removal”).
This article provides information on how survivors of family violence can get their deposits for utilities such as gas, telephone, and electricity services waived. It is adapted from content by the Texas Council on Family Violence.
This article provides information on Runaway Reporting/Harboring Laws. This article was provided by Texas Appleseed.
This article provides information on the housing rights of victims of family violence. This article is reproduced from material by the Texas Council on Family Violence and was updated December 4, 2019, for clarity and to include a legislative update.   
This article tells you how you can apply for a sexual assault protective order.This article was written by Advocates for Victims of Crime at the Texas Legal Services Center.
This article tells you that the ways to defend yourself against identity theft. This article was written by the Texas Department of Public Safety. 
This article about resources for survivors of sexual assault during COVID-19 was written by Legal Aid for Survivors of Sexual Assault (LASSA).  
This article about kick-out orders was written by Legal Aid Society of Lubbock.
This article contains information on your rights under Title IX as it relates to sexual assault. This article was written by the American Civil Liberties Union
This article provides you with general information about your rights as an immigrant. This includes what police officers can and cannot do. This article was written by the Texas Civil Rights Project. 
This article provides information on domestic violence in lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender relationships. It is adapted from content created by the Texas Council on Family Violence.