Category Archives: Murder

Jacksonville Juvenile Facing Charges in Criminal Court

As a Jacksonville juvenile lawyer, I have represented many children and teenagers in criminal court. Most of the time, I see juveniles that have been arrested on misdemeanor charges, such as petit theft and possession of marijuana in Jacksonville. In … Continue reading

Posted in Arrest, Homicide, Juvenile, Murder

Manslaughter Conviction After Jacksonville Beach Bar Fight

Many of us have seen security and police break up fights in bars and nightclubs. As Jacksonville criminal lawyer, I have represented people that were involved in bar fights. Most of the time, bar fights do not result in serious … Continue reading

Posted in Aggravated Battery, Battery, Fighting and Affray, Homicide, Manslaughter, Murder

St. Johns County Juvenile Charged As Adult

Two weeks ago, I wrote an article about a 15 and 16-year-old.  These teenagers were arrested after leading police on a high-speed chase through Putman, Clay, and St. Johns County (See Juveniles Arrested in Clay County After Fleeing From Police). They … Continue reading

Posted in Homicide, Juvenile, Murder

Juveniles Arrested in Clay County After Fleeing From Police

I read an article today with the headline Deputies ID teens arrested after high-speed chase. Based on the title, I assumed that this was a Jacksonville fleeing and attempting to elude police case. I was partially correct. The story was about … Continue reading

Posted in Fleeing and Attempting to Elude, Homicide, Murder | 1 Comment

Jacksonville Witness Sentenced to Prison for Theft and Burglary

In Florida, grand theft, burglary, and dealing in stolen property are felony crimes that may result in a long prison sentence.  The sentence depends on a variety of factors.  This includes the degree of felony, the amount of charges pending, … Continue reading

Posted in Burglary, Dealing in Stolen Property, Grand Theft, Homicide, Murder, Theft

Clay County Florida Simple Battery Turns into Shooting in Middleburg

What started as a slap in the face turned into a deadly shooting in Clay County FL.  Action News of Jacksonville reported that: “A Clay County woman was shot and killed at a party in Middleburg early Saturday morning…. According … Continue reading

Posted in Battery, Florida Stand Your Ground Law, Homicide, Murder, Self Defense

Jacksonville Criminal Attorneys Prepare for Sentencing Hearing

Exactly one week ago, jurors were sworn in as they prepared to view the evidence and hear the testimony and attorneys’ arguments in the Michael Dunn trial.  Yesterday, the jury returned a unanimous verdict after a few hours of deliberation.  Dunn … Continue reading

Posted in Florida Stand Your Ground Law, Homicide, Murder, Self Defense

Jacksonville Criminal Attorneys Pick Jury in Dunn Trial

After three days of jury selection, the Jacksonville criminal lawyers in the Michael Dunn and Jordan Davis murder trial have selected a jury to hear this case.  Yesterday, twelve jurors and four alternate jurors were chosen to make a decision … Continue reading

Posted in Homicide, Manslaughter, Murder, Self Defense

Jacksonville Criminal Attorneys Prepare for Dunn’s Jury Trial

Judge Russell Healey held Michael Dunn’s final pretrial hearing today in preparation for the retrial which is set to begin on Monday.  Most Duval County residents know of the Michael Dunn case.  Dunn was arrested for the murder of Jordan … Continue reading

Posted in Homicide, Murder, Self Defense

Jacksonville Criminal Trial May Not Be Tried in Duval County FL

Michael Dunn’s retrial may not take place in Duval County again.  His Jacksonville criminal lawyer has filed a motion for a change of venue in the case requesting that the case be tried in another county.  Michael Dunn, a 47-year-old … Continue reading

Posted in Florida Stand Your Ground Law, Homicide, Murder, Self Defense