Chuck Lanehart is a criminal defense lawyer based in Lubbock,
Texas. In his four-decade career, he has represented citizens accused in
almost the entirety of the Texas Plains and beyond. Since 2017, he has authored
a regular column for the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal’s “Caprock Chronicles”
Sunday history feature. The History Press published his book Tragedy
and Triumph on the Texas Plains in 2021, Marvels of the Texas Plains in
2022, and Evolution of the Texas Plains in 2023.