Blog Posts in December, 2012

Domestic violence: Will the State drop the charge?

When the police are called because of a domestic violence dispute, you can count on things getting out of your control. The laws of the State of Florida and the policies of police agencies presume ...
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What is entrapment?

Entrapment is a defense to a crime, such as trafficking. There are two different types of entrapment in the State of Florida: subjective and objective. Subjective entrapment is codified in Section ...
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What is "Speedy Trial" in Florida?

When a person is arrested or charged with a crime, the law requires that the person is given a trial within a reasonable period of time. This is known as the right to a speedy trial. This is a ...
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Arrested, booked and bonding

You or someone you know has just been arrested. This is a confusing and scary process, but understanding what is going on can help you feel a little better as you continue through the system. At the ...
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