The Common Sense Guide To Child Pornography Law


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Share List The First Amendment protects most speech and expression, and there is generally wide latitude and allowance for all forms of expression – even publications which publish photos of women in little to no clothing. It’s all in the name of art. Nude adults are one thing. Nude or nearly-nude children are a whole […]

August 16, 2018

What Is A Ponzi Scheme


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Share List In short, a Ponzi Scheme is a well-known form of white collar crime. White collar crime is a broad term that describes any crime committed through deception, intended to increase financial gains. The Ponzi Scheme was named after Charles Ponzi in 1919, who was the first person to develop an orchestrate such a […]

July 6, 2018

Florida Crime Rate Down


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Share List Bad news for criminal defense attorneys, the crime rate in Florida is the lowest it’s been in 47 years. According to statewide statistics, there was a total of 612,374 crimes committed in Florida, a 4.5% decrease from 2016. If you look at the number for the past 7 years, the crime rate has dropped […]

June 1, 2018

Most Common Crimes in Florida


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Share List Each year, the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) releases statistics on the crime in the United States. The FBI breaks the information down by the crime that was committed and the state, county, or town the arrest was made in. The most recent crime statistics we could get our hands on come from the […]

April 30, 2018

What Does it Mean When You Violate Your Probation?


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Share List What Is A Probation Violation And What Happens In That Situation? Sentences are suspended and people put on probation in order for them to avoid jail time. This is common practice when it comes to misdemeanors, and it is also a very lucrative business for the city. Instead of having to house simple […]

March 29, 2018

Do I Need a Criminal Defense Lawyer in Traffic Court?


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Share List How A Criminal Defense Lawyer Can Save The Day in Traffic Court When you’ve been given a ticket by a police officer it’s easy to believe that you don’t have any recourse, you just have to pay the fine no matter what. However, there really are some things that you can do, depending […]

March 27, 2018

Benefits of a Hiring a Criminal Defense Lawyer


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Share List The Benefits of Hiring a Criminal Defense Attorney There is no denying the fact that being charged with a criminal offense can have consequences that can have substantial impacts in your life. Unless you have a criminal defense attorney, the system leaves you on your own and have to find your way through […]

March 26, 2018

What Happens if you are Arrested for a DUI a Second Time?


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Share List What To Expect When You Are Charged With A DUI The Second Time Being arrested for driving under the influence the second time around is a little different than your first offense. The first time is bad enough, but all kinds of situations can develop if you are arrested again for a DUI, depending […]

March 21, 2018

Sexual Assault vs Rape


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Share List One of the very prominent topics in America lately has been sexual misconduct, whether it is in the form of harassment, assault or rape. Sexual misconduct is one of those crimes that is more prevalent than what the public records may show, as a large percentage of these types of crimes go unreported. […]

March 18, 2018