In Florida, individuals charged with a DUI may be subject to a driver’s license suspension and must file for reinstatement within 10 calendar days. Keep reading for what our Jacksonville DUI lawyer wants you to know about suspended license regulations under Florida law.
We dug into the archives for this Youtube gem! Five years and 1.5 million views later, we thought we’d touch base on this important topic again – the six “no’s” when it comes to dealing with law enforcement. Let’s dive in!
Jacksonville, FL is a large city, and, like any other big city, there are numerous, serious crimes that occur every day. Let’s discuss a hypothetical situation: A man is wandering around a neighborhood acting “possessed”, according to a homeowner. The man then proceeds to break into the homeowner’s house, read more…
Our drug attorneys at Dale Carson Law, in Jacksonville, can help with different types of drug violations, such as, paraphernalia, possession, dealing, and much more.
Drug defense lawyers help individuals charged with any drug-related violation. Drug defense lawyers are essential in any drug case.
In advance of the July bar exam, our defense attorneys have some thoughts for our readers who are currently in law school. We hope these tips/tricks can help!
We want to help you feel prepared and confident in your attorney decision-making. Here is a list of great questions to ask when finding someone to represent you.
You would think if you want to drink a bottle of wine then and then take your horse for a ride, you’d be safe from a DUI. Wrong! This example falls under the “non-automobile DUI” category.
Marijuana is currently legal in many states, but still illegal under Federal law. How does this work in the real world? How are drug laws written and how are the offenses prosecuted? Our defense attorneys can answer all of those questions.
Surprisingly, Jacksonville, as a city, ranks quite low on the list of traffic fatalities in major cities. According to insurance data compiled last year, Jacksonville ranked 110th/111 major cities for traffic fatalities caused by speeding.
Across the United States, it’s illegal to drink and drive when legally impaired. In Florida the legal limit in a DUI case is .08% BAC. However, an individual under the age of 21 can be charged with DUI if he/she have a BAC of .02% or more.
Criminal institutions across the United States rate the seriousness of a crime by category. Our felony lawyer believes it is important to share the difference between the three major categories used in the justice system; misdemeanor, felony, and infraction.
While Halloween may look a little different this year, with everyone wearing some kind of mask, we can count on one thing being the same; crime will spike on October 31st. So, even if you don’t believe in black cats and zombies rising from the dead, it’s still a good idea to take precautions.
With online crime regulations varying by state, it may not be clear what constitutes a cyber crime in Florida. The criminal defense attorneys at Dale Carson Law want you to be in the know.
Understanding the new rules and regulations of edibles, will help ensure a smooth adoption of treatment plans and continued patient safety.
Let’s talk about some rules and regulations related to Super Bowl. And, no, we’re not talking about the football game itself. Let’s talk about gambling, drinking, and eating.
The decision to drink and drive can result in someone spending days dealing with court dates, cost thousands of dollars and can result in many other personal and professional consequences.
Depending on your state’s traffic point system, and the severity of your offense, you risk adding points to your license. Or, even worse, having your license suspended.
Our Jacksonville Domestic Violence Attorneys want to educate you on domestic violence. Here are the signs, and what you can do to stay safe.
Juvenile crimes, such as possession, are very common. If your child is facing juvenile drug charges, an attorney can be useful in guiding your family through the system.
As your local DUI attorneys, and voice of reason, we want you to know of a few scenarios that could land you a DUI if you aren’t careful. Each state has its own law and interprets the “D” (driving) in DUI differently.
Unfortunately, it’s that time of year again for hurricanes. We’re here to help enhance your understanding of hurricanes and what you should do before and after if you’re at risk of coming face-to-face with one.
Even in the gun-friendly state of Florida, there are gun rules to follow. As a result, our criminal defense attorney wants you to know if you fail to obey these laws, you will face penalties.
When you are arrested, innocent or not, our defense attorney suggests confirming your identity and that’s it. Defending yourself will likely make your case much more difficult to defend.
After a few drinks you may feel that you are fine to drive, but there can be some serious risks. In Florida, if you are driving under the influence with a person under the age of 18, there can be dramatic consequences.
The terms theft, burglary, and robbery are often used interchangeably, but they are actually hold very different legal meanings. To better understand each of these terms and their differences, let’s break it down one-by-one.
Black Friday, the day where retail stores advertise crazy deals in hopes to attracting huge crowds of shoppers into their store. We are here to educate all shoppers of the top 5 Black Friday criminal offenses and remind everyone how to shop responsibly this holiday season.
Did you know that trucking accounts for 70% of shipping around the U.S., and the trucking industry employs almost 6% of all full-time working Americans? With numbers this large, it’s easy to see why the truck and driver shortage has become a crisis this year.
The Florida senate defines vandalism as: Willful and malicious injury or damage by any means to any real or personal property belonging to another, including, but not limited to, the placement of graffiti thereon or other acts of vandalism thereto.
In October of 2021, Florida’s lawmakers filed for the Debt Free Justice for Children Act. This act would omit costly court fees charged to minors as a form of punishment for their criminal charges.
In Florida, not only are the people and stories unique, but some of the laws are too. The laws shared below by our criminal trial lawyer were put into place to protect everyone’s safety, property, and rights. Florida’s unique law list is one worth sharing.
For the past two years, our drug lawyer has studied how the world has obsessed over the latest coronavirus news and statistics. With so much focus on COVID, Americans have neglected to stay informed on the continuous negative impact of drug use in our country.
No one ever expects to have a law firm involved in your April Fools Day prank. But, sometimes lines are crossed and the pranks are not so funny. Injuries, emotional distress, or even death have been reported in the past from pranks gone wrong.
Hopefully you’ll never experience a license suspension or the consequences that come with DWLS crimes, but keep reading to learn more about how your license can get suspended in the first place.
When getting pulled over for a traffic violation, people tend to be nervous. Cops expect this so don’t worry too much, Below are a few tips on how to handle a traffic ticket so you can be more comfortable.
Florida tends to have very strict laws related to possession of drugs. As the number of drug-related offenses continues to increase each year across the United States, it’s valuable to stay educated on the topic. Our drug defense lawyers dive deeper into four categories of drug possession below.
From a legal standpoint, there are a number of steps you should take to protect yourself and your assets from devastating hurricane loss. We’re sharing some insight on how you can ensure you’re prepared.
Jacksonville, FL is a large city, and, like any other big city, there are numerous, serious crimes that occur every day. Let’s discuss a hypothetical situation: A man is wandering around a neighborhood acting “possessed”, according to a homeowner.
Any DUI case, including wet reckless, is a very serious traffic offense. Therefore, the case is held to high stakes in a courtroom. One should always have legal representation when facing DUI charges, and our team of expert attorneys at Dale Carson Law can help.
Tis’ the season for family dinners, gift wrapping, and holiday fun! Tis’ also the season for greater risk of family feuds, fights over limited-time deals, or credit card fraud when purchasing that must-have gift for your loved one. Our attorney at law dives in.
As a Florida lawyer, it’s important to have a strong understanding of the legal landscape and the resources available to you in order to provide the best possible defense for your clients. When it comes to finding the best defense attorneys in the area, there are a few key factors to consider.