Tag Archives: dismiss

Florida legislature’s attempt to repeal “Stand Your Ground” Law fails.

This week, the legislature's latest attempt to repeal Florida's "Stand Your Ground" law failed.  This means that a person does not have a duty to retreat if attacked.  The proposed bill was soundly defeated by a vote of 11-2.  This law has been the subject ... Read more

Polk County Criminal Defense Attorney Jury Trial for Improper Exhibition of a Firearm

My client was charged with Improper Exhibition of a Firearm.  We demanded speedy trial in this case and the charge was dismissed by the court at trial.  My client was accused of waving a fireman at an elderly lady arising out of an alleged road rage incident... Read more

Polk County Sheriff DUI’s? Where is the video? Can my DUI be dismissed?

Have you seen TV shows where a person is captured on video in a high speed chase or is suspected of being a drunk driver? You will not see that in a Polk County Sheriff DUI case. This is because the Polk County Sheriff does not use video in its DUI cases.W... Read more