Tampa's Criminal Defense Blog 2014

Featured Post I Was Caught Possessing Heroin. Now What?

Heroin has a complicated history in the United Sates. In the late 19 th century, the opium derived from poppy plants was used to make heroin. Popular pharmaceutical maker, ...

  • Defenses for Writing a Worthless Check

    Writing a bad check, under Florida law, can constitute a misdemeanor or a felony crime depending on the amount of money that was involved in the ...

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  • Criminal Charges for Failure to Disclose a STD

    Sexually transmitted diseases (STD) are those that are transmitted between individuals through sexual contact. Some of these are easily treated or ...

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  • Does Self-Defense Allow the Use of Deadly Force?

    In Florida, there are certain laws that dictate whether or not a person is justified in using deadly force to protect themselves. Self-defense claims ...

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  • What Happens If I Refuse a DUI Test in Florida?

    In Florida, if you refuse to perform a field sobriety test, you won't face any criminal penalties, but an officer is probably going to suspect you ...

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  • The Penalties for Embezzlement in Tampa, Florida

    This white collar crime is a type of theft crime, one where someone had legal access to property owned by someone else, but who used that access to ...

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  • Cyberbullying & Harassment Charges in Florida

    One of the many actions that fall under the category of a harassment offense is cyberbullying. Florida is one of the few states that not only has a ...

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  • Charges Dismissed for Felony Violation of Probation

    Our firm recently represented a client who was facing his third violation of probation charge, which is a felony offense. He had an outstanding arrest ...

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  • Our Firm Gets Charges of Affray Dropped

    Recently, our criminal law firm represented a client who was charged with affray for being involved in a fight on South Howard Ave. Officers arrested ...

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  • Florida Man Arrested for Impersonating Police Officer After Pulling a Cop Over

    On Sunday, December 29, a man was arrested for impersonating a police officer when he allegedly flashed emergency lights to pull over a Tampa police ...

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