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Monthly Archives: August 2019


AUG. 7 2019
West Palm Beach Attorney | What Are Felony Crimes in Florida
West Palm Beach Attorney | What Are Felony Crimes in Florida

All crimes committed in the State of Florida are classified into misdemeanors and felonies. A felony is the most serious crime and is punishable by more than one year in prison or by death. Depending on the nature of the alleged crime, a felony may be governed by the state law and tried in a state court or be governed by federal law and tried in the federal court. A misdemeanor is a crime punishable by a prison sentence of one year or less and misdemeanors include theft of property, battery, trespassing, and disorderly intoxication. If you’ve been charged with …

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AUG. 5 2019
Criminal Defense Attorney West Palm Beach | Why You Shouldn’t Represent Yourself in Court
Criminal Defense Attorney West Palm Beach | Why You Shouldn’t Represent Yourself in Court

If you have been charged with a crime or if you have been recently arrested in Florida, the best thing you should do is to talk to a criminal defense attorney West Palm Beach. While the obvious drawback of hiring an attorney is the potential costs and fees, they are minimal compared to the life-changing costs that can result from not having the best possible defense to argue your case.

 

Why Representing Yourself is a Bad Idea

 

If you think you know the ins and outs of the legal process, you must understand that the odds are …

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