Through TV and popular movies, we’ve all seen enough crime dramas to have an idea of how things are supposed to go when someone gets arrested. After the subject has been placed in custody, the police officer will read them their Miranda rights, which goes something along the lines of ‘you have the right […]
You’ve been pulled over by the cops for speeding, for running a red light, or for failing to stop at a stop sign. You’re cursing under your breath right now and you’re wishing things had turned out differently.
While this is always a frustrating and worrying moment, don’t panic just yet. Police are people too […]
If you’re under investigation for any type of sex crime, you need to contact a criminal attorney in Miami right now. There is no time to waste. Every second you don’t get in touch with a criminal defense lawyer in Miami could come back to hurt you. Your chances of quickly resolving the allegation […]
Have you been charged with aggravated assault? Are you unsure of what that charge actually means and what the possible consequences of such a charge are? If so, than our criminal attorneys in Miami want to share some important information with you.
Aggravated Assault Defined
As per Florida Statues, Section 784.021, aggravated assault involves four different […]
Today, more people pay with plastic than ever before and they’re not using cash as often. With the uptick in credit card activity, there is also an uptick in credit card fraud. Much of the world’s credit card fraud occurs in the United States. In fact, 47% of the world’s credit card fraud occurs […]
If you’ve been charged with a drug crime in Miami, then you need to get in contact with a drug lawyer in Miami. Call a good Miami criminal law firm if you’ve gotten in trouble. You don’t want to chance anything on something so big as a drug crime. A minor possession charge can […]
Xanax, also known as Alprazolam, is a benzodiazepine anxiolytic. That means that it is an anti-anxiety and anti-seizure medication that works by increasing the production of the neurotransmitter GABA in the brain.
Xanax is also a listed Schedule IV drug in Florida, which makes it a third-degree felony to be found in possession of any […]
As of the Senate Committee Hearing held last Tuesday, there is now a plan in place to protect those who have been witness to a murder. Two weeks earlier, House members approved the exact same plan unanimously.
The bill is called SB-550 or the “witness protection bill” and it passed through the Senate Criminal Justice […]
Under both Florida and federal law, intentionally providing false information in court is considered a criminal offense. That crime is called perjury, and although it’s a relatively simple crime, it carries consequences which can be devastating for the accused. Perjury can be punished by imprisonment for up to 15 years.
If you have been accused […]