Jacksonville Self-Defense Shooting in Bar Parking Lot

Jacksonville Nude Dancing Charges

Wacko’s is a gentleman’s club and bar located on University Boulevard in Jacksonville, Florida.  As a criminal lawyer in Jacksonville, when I hear about a crime at a gentleman’s club, I think of a violation of the adult entertainment code.  … Continue reading

Jacksonville Juvenile Criminal Case Prohibits Harsh Sentencing for Florida Juvenile Charges

Jacksonville Juvenile Criminal Charges

In 2009, the United States Supreme Court ruled on two Florida cases that challenged the sentencing of two Florida juvenile criminal defendants to life without the possibility of parole in non-homicide cases.  Two Florida juveniles were sentenced to life in … Continue reading

Florida Self-Defense and Stand Your Ground Case Witnesses Change Stories

I have been a criminal lawyer in Jacksonville fighting for people arrested and charged with crimes in Florida for several years.  I worked as a Jacksonville criminal defense attorney at the Duval County Public Defender’s Office and handled almost every … Continue reading

Jacksonville State Attorney Office to Prosecute Florida Self-Defense Case

Duval County Florida’s State Attorney, Angela Corey, has been appointed by Florida’s governor, Rick Scott, to prosecute the Trayvon Martin self-defense shooting case.  Although this Florida self-defense case is outside of Florida’s Fourth Judicial Circuit, Jacksonville’s State Attorney’s Office will … Continue reading

Florida Self-Defense Shooting Results in Focus on Florida Stand Your Ground Laws

Like many Jacksonville Florida Lawyers, I cannot seem to stop reading about the Martin-Zimmerman fatal, Florida self-defense shooting.  Yesterday, I wrote a Jacksonville criminal article about this Florida Stand Your Ground news story (Florida Self-Defense Case with a Firearm Results … Continue reading