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Social Media and Why It's Important to Be Careful What You Post When You have an Open Court Case

There are a variety of benefits and risks associated with relevant technology. Facebook has nearly 2 billion users. A new Facebook account is created five times every second. One statistic states that 50% of 18 to 24-year olds go on Facebook every morning when they wake up. Twitter has over 300 million active accounts. There are around 500 million tweets sent each day. More than 80% of young people check their twitter accounts daily. YouTube has more than 1 billion users and hundreds of millions of hours of video.


Have you ever wondered what makes a person qualified to be a guardian? Or, if more than one person qualifies as a potential guardian, how does the Court place each person within the hierarchy of possible guardians? The Estates Code answers all of these questions.

Are you Family Member of an Adult Ward under a Guardianship in Texas?

Much like child custody cases, grandparents in the State of Texas have limited rights concerning access and involvement with grandchildren who are under a Guardianship if the grandparent is not the guardian of the Ward. However, recent laws in the State of Texas have been enacted that may provide a vehicle for grandparents to have access and visitation to the Ward.