Switch to ADA Accessible Theme
Close Menu
Tampa Criminal Lawyer
Available 24 Hours a Day
7 Days a Week
Free Confidential
Consultations
  • facebook
  • twitter
  • linkedin

Monthly Archives: January 2021

CrimJustice2

Can a Florida Court Impose a Lifetime Pet Ownership Ban Following an Animal Cruelty Conviction?

By Faulkner Law Group, PLLC |

In 2018, outraged Florida residents successfully convinced the state legislature to stiffen penalties for individuals convicted of abusing animals. Known as “Ponce’s Law,” the legislation was named for a Labrador retriever puppy found beaten to death in Ponce Inlet. The animal’s owner was later charged with felony animal cruelty. Florida Appeals Court Addresses Namesake… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
Jury

The Role of a Jury in Deciding a Mandatory Minimum Sentence

By Faulkner Law Group, PLLC |

Many crimes carry increased penalties if certain “elements” are proven. For example, in a famous 2013 case that went all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court, a New Jersey defendant was found guilty of carrying a firearm while committing a violent crime. Under New Jersey law, the mandatory minimum sentence for this offense… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn

© 2020 - 2021 Faulkner Law Group, PLLC. All rights reserved.
This law firm website and legal marketing are managed by MileMark Media.