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CDL and DUIs

April 15, 2020

Anyone charged with a DUI who has a commercial driver’s license (CDL) faces stricter rules and sanctions that can have serious impacts on your livelihood and your career. CDL holders are held to higher standards than non-commercial drivers and therefore face much harsher consequences. CDL holders are scrutinized more strictly... View Article


April 9, 2020

In Florida, most arrests for misdemeanor cases have to be by warrant unless they fall under an exception. What are those executions you may ask? Below are outlined requirements to meet the criteria for a warrantless arrest: Law enforcement MUST be present during the commission of all elements of the... View Article


April 9, 2020

During this difficult and confusing time, we must now think of the most vulnerable populations in the criminal justice system and how best to protect them from COVID-19. Jails and prisons are the perfect locations for this virus to spread like wildfire. There is overcrowding, subpar sanitation procedures, and severely... View Article

Juvenile Crimes VS Adult Crimes

April 3, 2020

We know that there are parents and juveniles who worry about what will happen to a juvenile who is charged with a crime. Will they be punished as a juvenile? As an adult? Will they have to try their case before a jury or just in front of a judge?... View Article

What is the Difference Between a Misdemeanor and a Felony?

April 3, 2020

In the state of Florida, crimes are generally categorized as misdemeanors or felonies. Do you know the difference? Misdemeanor Penalties Second-degree misdemeanors are punishable up to 60 days in jail, up to a $500 fine, or both.will incur a First-degree misdemeanors are punishable up to 365 days (1 year) in... View Article

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