Recommended Titles and Treatises
To help provide access to the Texas State Law Library's legal resources, the reference librarians have selected the most noteworthy titles in our collection and arranged them here by subject. The titles listed for each subject feature a brief summary written by a reference librarian, and each subject's titles are divided into those that are specific to Texas law and those that aren't.
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Texas criminal law (Texas practice series)
1 volume. Updated annually.
The second edition of the title is a reference tool covering the Texas Penal Code and recent criminal case law. It includes discussion of burden of proof, multiple prosecutions, party liability, defenses and punishment, in addition to preparatory offenses, assaultive offenses, family offenses, property offenses, theft, fraud, bribery, perjury, among others.