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Faking A Disappearance Can Lead To Criminal Charges

By Jeff Brown |

When you think of criminal charges, you may initially think of common crimes including theft, driving under the influence (DUI), or assault or more serious offenses such as murder or robbery. However, criminal charges can arise from a wide variety of situations and, in recent years, several different individuals in Florida have been charged… Read More »

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Statute Of Limitations For Crimes In Florida

By Jeff Brown |

In many situations, an individual suspected of committing a crime will be arrested and then charged a short time after. In other situations, however, law enforcement may let a person go following an arrest without bond or any other conditions. Too many people in this situation may believe that they are no longer under… Read More »

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What is Prosecutorial Discretion?

By Jeff Brown |

When authorities believe an individual has committed a crime, they submit the case to the prosecutor’s office to decide whether or not to file criminal charges against the individual for the alleged offense. Our criminal defense attorneys recognize that prosecutors have wide discretion in these situations and take that into consideration when handling your… Read More »

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Supreme Court Overturns Conviction for Threatening Facebook Posts

By Jeff Brown |

In 2010, Anthony Elonis of Pennsylvania was angry at his wife for leaving him and began posting rap lyrics on Facebook about his wife and other topics. While Elonis claimed the rap lyrics served as a form of therapy for him, many of them contained violent content regarding his wife, law enforcement officers, and… Read More »

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