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Monthly Archives: September 2016

Suppressing the Urine Test after a BAC Reading of 0.00 on Florida’s Intoxilyzer 8000

What happens if you submit to a breath test and your BAC is 0.00 and then the officer asks for a urine test? In these cases, your criminal defense attorney may decide to file and litigate a motion to suppress the urine test result so that it can not be considered by the jury at [ Read More… ]

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No Jail Time for Minor Marijuana Offenses in Pinellas County

Starting in October, individuals found with small amounts of marijuana can complete community service instead of being arrested. Pinellas County has launched a new program called the Adult Pre-Arrest Diversion Program. Under this new program, individuals who commit minor offenses, including marijuana possession, underage possession of alcohol, and petty theft may complete community service and [ Read More… ]

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Drunk Driving 101: The College Freshman’s Guide to Florida DUI Laws

This week classes have resumed for students across Pinellas County and Florida, including St. Petersburg College, University of South Florida St. Petersburg, Eckerd College, and Webster University St. Petersburg. While college is undoubtedly the time for undergraduates to explore new academic subjects, find their career paths, and live independently for the first time, this is [ Read More… ]

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