How Does Florida Define Robbery, Burglary, and Theft?

There are many different criminal offenses in Florida related to taking property or money from another person or party without the proper authority. While many people closely associate the offenses of robbery, burglary, and theft as similar crimes, they are each distinct offenses with their own elements and penalties. The following is an overview ofRead more

Criminal Charges Impact My Driving Privileges?

Will Criminal Charges Impact My Driving Privileges? Call Our Skilled Criminal Defense Lawyer to Protect Your Right to Drive Being charged or/and convicted of a crime can have serious consequences. Indeed, if you are convicted of a crime, you may face administrative and criminal penalties, like jail time and large fines, and even if youRead more

Can Your Teenager Get Arrested for Texting Nudes in Florida?

Can Your Teenager Get Arrested for Texting Nudes in Florida? Contact an Experienced Criminal Defense Attorney if Your Teen is Charged with Sexting While sending naked pictures of oneself wasn’t something that the parents of teens ever had to worry about when they themselves were growing up, today, sending naked pictures–often accompanied by sexual speech–isRead more

What Is Probable Cause for a DUI?

What is Probable Cause for a DUI in Florida? If You’re Facing DUI Charges, You Need an Experienced Attorney Who Knows How to Protect Your Constitutional Rights   Many people who are facing DUI charges are unaware of their rights. In fact, it is not uncommon for the rights of individuals to be breached inRead more

Did You Get a DUI in Florida but Live in Another State?

Did You Get a DUI in Florida but Live in Another State? No matter where you live or where you drive, getting charged with driving under the influence (DUI) offense is a big deal. In fact, because the legal blood alcohol concentration (BAC) limit for operation of a motor vehicle is .08 percent or belowRead more

Should You Fight Back Against a First Time DUI?

Should You Fight Back Against a First Time DUI? Driving Under the Influence (DUI) is a serious offense in the state of Florida. And if you are arrested, charged, and convicted of a DUI charge, even if it’s a first offense, you may face serious legal consequences. Which is why if you are charged withRead more

Medical Marijuana in Florida

Medical Marijuana in Florida State of Florida Medical Marijuana Law – Amendment 2 On May 5, 2017, the legislative session in the state of Florida came to a close. Legislation regarding the implementation of Amendment 2 – which many proponents of medical marijuana had high hopes for – failed to pass, meaning that the FloridaRead more

Smart Technology Devices to Testify in Criminal Cases?

Smart Assistant Technology Devices to Testify in Criminal Cases? Be careful what you tell Siri and Alexa. Your Smart Speaker could later testify against you. The ways we use and allow technology into our everyday lives continues to expand. One of the newest popular tech developments, “smart speakers,” allows people to search the web, playRead more

Dealing with Multiple DUI Charges

If you are convicted of driving under the influence in Florida, you can face serious consequences that may include fines, jail time, community service and the revocation of your license. If you are convicted of a DUI a second, third or even fourth time, those consequences will only be compounded. With each successive conviction, theRead more