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Florida Self-Defense and Stand-Your-Ground Laws

Was I acting in self-defense? In 2005, Florida became the first US state to pass a “stand-your-ground” law. This legislation is particularly important to individuals who wish to plea self-defense. According to the 2005 law, citizens are granted the power to use any measure of force to protect any persons without first retreating from a […]

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Tarpon Springs Contract Law Attorney

Business disputes happen every day. Not having the knowledge of certain business circumstances can cause severe consequences. Before entering into a contract you need a Tarpon Springs contract law attorney that can make sure that you understand what legal obligations you are accepting, and also ensure that when you sign a contract you receive the […]

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Pinellas County Auto Accident Attorney

Motor vehicle accidents can seriously impact the lives of those involved as well as their families. Auto accident cases are the most common type of personal injury case in our court system. Since auto accidents often lead to injuries and large settlements it is very important to have a Pinellas County auto attorney with experience […]

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If you are loaded, don’t hold a loaded gun

As a criminal defense attorney, I handle DUI cases as well as all gun related charges. It is common to end up handling both areas of the law at the same time. There is a very seldom used Florida Statute 790.151. All should be aware that using a firearm while under the influence of alcoholic […]

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Domestic Battery

There are some crimes that are color, gender, race, and socio-economic status blind. One of these is domestic battery. Here in the State of Florida, a domestic battery is a first degree misdemeanor with maximum sentence of $1,000.00 fine, court cost, 12 months probation, 12 months county jail, and many conditions of probation that can […]

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