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New Florida Law About Police Body Cams

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You’ve heard it before—a police officer being accused of unnecessary force or even murder of suspected individuals. We’ve seen it play out in the news where sometimes the accusation is right; the cop did cross the line while other times the officer was just doing his or her job. He truth is, we need… Read More »

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What Does it Mean to Expunge Your Record?

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People make mistakes that can lead straight to a criminal record. For many, it was one bad day that led to lifelong consequences. Those consequences can potentially haunt you for the rest of your life and impact things you may have never thought possible. Luckily, there is a legal remedy that is worth exploring…. Read More »

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Characteristics of a Good Defense Attorney

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When you are faced with legal issues in the state of Florida, the last thing you want to do is make a poor decision in representation. There are some factors that a person should consider when they are trying to determine whether or not an attorney is a good fit for them. Certain important… Read More »

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The Insanity Defense in the State of Florida

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From time to time, criminal defense attorneys are faced with the reality that their client should plead not guilty by reason of insanity. Television shows and movies glorify this type of plea, but it’s not exactly a simply solution in the courtroom. This is not a Band-Aid defense strategy that will help clients get… Read More »

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What You Should Know About Cell Phones and Search Warrants

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When an authoritative figure asks to see your cell phone, your knee-jerk reaction may be to just hand it over. However, no matter who asks to look through your things, there are certain procedures that should be followed to protect your rights. While many people understand that police officers have to have a search… Read More »

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Miranda Rights and Arrests

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Miranda Rights are the basic rights that a person has once they are arrested. While the term is familiar, some people may be unaware of what the Miranda Rights are and how they impact the court proceedings. It is important that people understand the Miranda Rights and how they can impact your criminal defense…. Read More »

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Wellington man arrested in decades-old sexual battery case

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Updated: 5:08 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016  |  Posted: 1:16 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016 By Lulu Ramadan – Palm Beach Post Staff Writer LAKE CLARKE SHORES Nearly 40 years had passed, but a Lake Clarke Shores woman who claims her uncle sexually battered her in the summer of 1975 wanted justice. So in February 2013,… Read More »

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Prescription Drug Charges: A Serious Offense in the State of Florida

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Many people associate drug charges as being related to drugs ranging from marijuana to cocaine. However, prescription drug charges in the state of Florida are on the rise. Because of issues associated with illegal distribution and fraudulent prescriptions, Florida is tightening the loopholes and handing down harsher punishments in order to curb the issues… Read More »

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Understanding Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” Law”

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As gun control becomes a more widely discussed topic, many people are focusing their attention on existing law and how it impacts their rights. In many ways, Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” law has acted as a blueprint for other states to follow since it was signed into statute by Governor Jeb Bush in 2005…. Read More »

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You Do Not Need To Be in a Car to Get Charged with a DUI in Florida

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A 54-year-old man was arrested on a Florida bridge and charged with felony DUI. This may not sound very surprising, until you learn that he was in a motorized wheelchair. Reports indicate that the 54-year-old man was blocking multiple lanes of travel on a bridge and that the odor of alcohol was extremely strong,… Read More »

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