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Do You Need A Lawyer For Your First Arrest?

  • January 12th, 2012
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If you are facing your first arrest or criminal offense, chances are you are either young and have made a bad decision or are older and have made a bad decision. Either way, you are in a situation you have…

Start Crafting Your Fishing Defense

  • September 28th, 2011
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Unfortunately, a local Sarasota man was attacked by a Shark while fishing, yes fishing, something hundreds of St. Petersburg locals do everyday. But according to PETA he wasn’t fishing, he was murdering innocent animals, and they are on the offensive…

YOU WILL HATE PARKING 33.4% MORE NOW IN ST. PETERSBURG

  • September 23rd, 2011
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Starting October 1st 2011 the new St. Petersburg City Budget goes into effect. One aspect of this budget is raising downtown parking meters from $0.75 to $1 an hour. So now you might be 33.4% more likely to walk farther,…

Marijuana – You Can’t Even Give It Away

  • September 13th, 2011
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“Shekina Pena, who owns Your Healthy Choice Clinic, faces a misdemeanor count of influencing voters with money or other valuable consideration. The charge, filed by state Attorney General Bill Schuette and Secretary of State Ruth Johnson, carries up to 90…

On-Hold Music For Family Law Firms

  • January 11th, 2011
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On many unfortunate occasions, criminal prosecutions and divorce cases come hand-in-hand.  As a criminal defense attorney, I have many criminal cases referred to me by family law attorneys and I have worked with family law attorneys on domestic violence injunctions…

Making Crime Pay – What Every Civil Litigator Needs to Know About the Collateral Estoppel Effect of Criminal Convictions

  • January 8th, 2011
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“It is no secret that organized crime in America takes in over forty billion dollars a year. This is quite a profitable sum, especially when one considers that the Mafia spends very little for office supplies.”[1]  Because the government can’t…

12 THINGS EVERY CIVIL LAWYER SHOULD KNOW ABOUT SEALING AND EXPUNGING ARREST RECORDS

  • January 2nd, 2011
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1. Arrest records are forever.  With the advent of today’s electronic databases, criminal records are readily available and visible to most of the public. Even cursory background checks will turn up criminal records.  Like the Violent Femmes said back in 1983,…

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