Florida Constructive Possession Laws For Joint Property

Jacksonville Drug Lawyer

When it comes to drug possession or firearm possession charges, there are two ways to possess the item. Possession may be actual or constructive in Florida. For instance, you may be convicted of possession of drug paraphernalia and marijuana in Jacksonville if … Continue reading

Knowledge Required For Florida Possession of a Controlled Substance

What is the law for possession of a controlled substance in Florida? The law that prohibits possession of marijuana, cocaine, and other controlled substances and illegal drugs is Florida Statute Section 893.13. When you are charged with possession of marijuana … Continue reading

Jacksonville Juveniles Find Drugs on Instagram

As a juvenile criminal lawyer in Jacksonville, I have defended children and teenagers arrested for a variety of Florida drug charges.  In some cases, the children were caught in possession of marijuana in Jacksonville. Some of them were not guilty … Continue reading

Atlantic Beach FL Police Chief Arrested for Possession of Controlled Substance

Approximately one week ago, the Atlantic Beach police chief, Mike Classey, resigned due to a criminal investigation.  Classey was arrested yesterday in connection with this investigation.  He was taken to the Duval County jail on “18 counts of possession of … Continue reading

Traffic Stop Results in Felony Arrest in Jacksonville FL

A high-speed car chase spanning over two Northeast Florida counties led to the arrest of a teenager.  Joseph Jacob Macquarrie is facing charges for what started off as a traffic stop.  He will be facing charges as an adult and … Continue reading

Why Is My Florida Drivers License Suspended for a Drug Charge?

If you were convicted of a drug crime in Jacksonville, beware that your Florida drivers license may be suspended.  There is a law that mandates a Florida drivers license suspension if you have been adjudicated guilty of a listed drug … Continue reading

Jacksonville FL Drug Charges Pending for Operation Deja-Vu

Florida drug charges range from misdemeanor charges to felony offenses.  For instance, a Jacksonville possession of paraphernalia arrest is a misdemeanor arrest. Jacksonville possession of cannabis can be a felony or misdemeanor depending on the amount of marijuana involved.  The … Continue reading

Florida Drug Charge and Speeding Ticket for Topless Driver

Most of us have received Jacksonville traffic tickets or speeding tickets in the past.  It is not unusual to receive a traffic violation citation in Duval County.  A speeding ticket does not make front page news often, but one woman … Continue reading

Lawyer for Jacksonville Juvenile Criminal Arrests

I love being a juvenile defense lawyer in Jacksonville FL.  It is rewarding to represent children and teenagers in the city in which you live.  The majority of these children are middle school or high school students.  They attend our … Continue reading

Julington Road Drug and DUI Arrest After Car Crash in Jacksonville FL

A Jacksonville driving under the influence case may occur with or without an accident.  If a person is charged with DUI in Jacksonville, it could have been because the person’s car was stopped.  The police officer must have grounds to … Continue reading