Categories for Criminal Defense

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

Florida Governor Issues Executive Order Requiring Isolation or Quarantine of Individuals Coming from New York Tri-State Areas with Potential Criminal Consequences

April 3, 2020

On March 24, 2020, Florida’s Governor issued Executive Order 20-80 (Emergency Management – COVID-19 — Airport Screening and Isolation) in response to the fight against the current COVID-19 global pandemic. The Order states: “many cases in Florida have been as a result of individuals coming into the State of Florida... View Article

The Effects of Florida’s New Hemp Law

September 17, 2019

As of July 1, hemp is now legal in the state of Florida. This change to the state’s drug law has had a significant impact on how prosecuting and drug defense attorneys in Tavares, FL alike handle their drug crime cases. Hemp is a strain of the cannabis plant that... View Article

Why Remaining Silent After an Arrest Is Best

May 6, 2019

If you’ve ever seen a TV show or movie involving the police, you’ve undoubtedly heard the cops tell a suspect that they have the right to remain silent, and that anything they say can and will be used against them in court. This phrase isn’t just a line from the... View Article

The Benefits of Hiring an Attorney for Criminal Defense

April 9, 2019

If you’ve been accused of a crime and face some potential penalties such as jail time or significant fines, it is in your best interest to hire a qualified and experienced criminal attorney to represent you in your case. Here are just a few examples of some of the primary... View Article

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