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How Long Will My Criminal Case Take?

If you are facing criminal charges, you probably want to put them behind you as soon as possible. Many of our clients just want to move forward with life, and we completely understand that. If you are wondering when your criminal case process will come to an end, you are

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Credit Card Fraud Criminal Defense Tampa Florida

What Is an Organized Scheme to Defraud?

The term “scheme to defraud” is defined as an ongoing course of conduct with intent to defraud one or more persons. When charged as an organized scheme to defraud, multiple acts become lesser included offenses, For example, if someone tricks several people into purchasing a bicycle when there is no

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Stages of a Criminal Case - Criminal Defense Lawyer Tampa

What Are the Stages of a Criminal Case?

Just about every criminal case’s outcome can be very different. However, there are some important standard procedures to know because they occur in most criminal cases. Some of the process will probably take place in court and some other parts of a case will not. Learning the general stages of

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Youthful Offender Criminal Defense Lawyer Tampa

What Is the Youthful Offender Act?

The youthful offender act was created to deal with offenders who do not belong in the juvenile justice system and should not be treated as harshly as adults in the criminal justice system. Its sort of a halfway point between the two. The youthful offender act provides sentencing alternatives to

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Is Federal Child Pornography A Serious Offense?

If you or a loved one have been arrested for a child pornography offense you may need a competent criminal trial attorney. Being accused of a child pornography crime can adversely affect your job, personal life, and standing in the community. If convicted of a child pornography charge you may

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Should I Hire a Violation of Probation Attorney?

If you have been accused of violating your probation you may be able to get the matter resolved without more jail time. A violation of probation occurs when a probationer willfully and substantially fails to comply with terms and conditions of his or her probation. Why Should I Contact a

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What is Retail and Employee Theft?

What Is Retail Theft? Retail theft means the taking or carrying away of merchandise, property, money, or negotiable documents; altering or removing a label, universal product code, or price tag; transferring merchandise from one container to another; or removing a shopping cart, with intent to deprive the merchant of the

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How Does Florida Law Define Aggravated Assault?

Similar to assault, but considered a more serious crime, aggravated assault can take place when there is a certain type of dangerous weapon involved or if there is an intent to commit a felonious crime. Florida’s statute §784.021 states that aggravated assault could occur when: There is an assault committed

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