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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

FDLE Unable to Detect THC Levels

February 10, 2020

As of July 2019, Florida decriminalized hemp—which caused a multitude of complications for law enforcement officers and lawmakers across the state. If you’ve heard of CBD and its purported benefits, you may also be aware that this particular strain of cannabis is not supposed to get you high, or create... View Article

Community Control vs. Probation

January 25, 2020

If you’re charged with a crime, you have a chance of being sentenced with community control, probation or even both. Unless you’re a lawyer, many people don’t understand what each term means. What is the difference between community control and probation in Tavares, FL? Read on to find out! What... View Article

Can a Judge Sentence Someone to a Drug Treatment Program?

January 20, 2020

Most people don’t want to go to jail—but if they’re addicted to drugs or alcohol, there’s a major chance that once they’re released from jail, they’ll commit a related offense and end up right back where they started. There’s a 75 percent recidivism rate in America, and less than 10... View Article

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