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What You Need to Know About Probation

FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida. In some cases, if you are convicted of a crime, you might face probation rather than jail time. What does probation entail? And what are your rights and responsibilities? What happens if you are found in violation of probation? […]

By |2018-11-19T22:06:42+00:00November 19th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How Mandatory Minimum Drug Sentencing Tears Families Apart

FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida. According to FAMM, Families Against Mandatory Minimums, when individuals face charges in the Federal Court System, federal judges may be required to use mandatory minimum sentencing guidelines when determining how long someone will spend in jail. These “mandatory minimums” are set for certain drug crimes, but they also include certain gun offenses [...]

By |2018-10-22T15:03:44+00:00October 22nd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How One Criminal Defense Attorney Uses Storytelling to Help Clients

FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida. If you are facing drug crime charges or have a probation violation, one of the biggest concerns you might have is how long you might spend in jail. In cases where the judge has discretion over the sentencing, the case that your criminal defense lawyer presents can make an immense difference in [...]

By |2018-09-26T15:53:20+00:00September 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Could You or a Loved One Face Charges as a Drug Dealer?

FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida. As the opioid epidemic continues to spread across the U.S., there have been more reports of friends and family members sharing drugs, or loved one’s acquiring drugs for their friends or family. Sadly, when these situations lead to deadly overdoses, the government has started to criminally charge the friend or family member [...]

By |2018-08-20T18:01:53+00:00August 20th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Programs Offer Treatment for Children with Violent Tendencies

FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida. There’s treatment for drug addiction. If you’re arrested for heroin use or opioid use, there are many options available to help you curb your addiction. There’s alcohol treatment for individuals who are found guilty of drunk driving. But what happens if you’re a parent with a violent child? Curbing violent behavior and [...]

By |2018-07-20T19:09:07+00:00July 20th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

When Overdose Deaths Get Treated as Homicides

FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida. According to the New York Times, prosecutors are increasingly seeking homicide charges in drug overdose deaths. In some of these cases, family and friends end up in jail. In other cases, the people who are facing criminal charges are friends who shared drugs at a party, loved ones who purchased street drugs [...]

By |2018-06-19T21:10:13+00:00June 19th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments