Category Archives: arrest
FLORIDA DUI PENALTIES AND SENTENCING
If you are arrested for a DUI in the state of Florida, you are facing a serious criminal charge. If convicted of a Florida DUI, your sentence will include numerous conditions such as a fine, jail, driver’s license suspension, impoundment of your car, an ignition interlock device, and probation. DUI convictions can carry serious consequences […]
Criminal Pre-Filing Decision: Don’t Miss Your Window of Opportunity!
An arrest for a crime is just that – an arrest. It’s not a conviction. It means that the arresting officer is of the opinion that there is probable cause to arrest you for the charge. That is not to say that it is an insignificant event. It is significant and important. An arrest is […]
Domestic Battery in Florida: It’s Not Like Every Other Crime
DOMESTIC BATTERY IN FLORIDA: It’s Not Like Every Other Crime Hard Line Approach As a practicing criminal defense attorney, I often receive calls from individuals who have either been arrested for domestic battery, or from the “victim” of domestic battery calling on behalf of the arrested person. More often than not, if it is the […]