Category: Criminal

How to Protect Yourself from Art Theft

October 08, 2021 | Criminal

Art theft is a serious crime, and if you’re accused of it, it’s an accusation that should be taken just as seriously. If you are facing charges, it’s essential to have the best defense possible in your corner. You will need the help of a Tampa criminal federal defense attorney. Art Theft Defined What is […]

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Examples of Violent Crimes

September 24, 2021 | Criminal

Violent crimes are utterly unacceptable in any society. The legal system must protect the public and punish those who commit these deplorable acts of violence. We’ll look at examples of violent crime, how you can fight back against them with a Tampa criminal federal defense attorney, and what you need to know if you find […]

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White Collar Fraud Crimes

August 27, 2021 | Criminal

White-collar fraud crimes are defined as any crime that is committed for personal or financial gain. These crimes typically don’t involve physical violence but instead rely on deceit, trickery, and illusion to prevent substantial business losses or reap large amounts of personal gain. Both individuals and businesses commit white-collar crimes. If you’re being accused of […]

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Types of Cyber Crimes

August 13, 2021 | Criminal

What are some common types of cyber crime? What is Cyber Crime? Cyber crime is any crime committed using or targeting any computer system. Since we all depend on computers for almost every aspect of our lives, knowing the different types of cyber crime is essential to keeping your personal information and identity safe. Cyber […]

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Examples of Blue Collar Crimes

March 26, 2021 | Criminal

What is Blue-Collar Crime? The designators “blue-collar” and “white-collar” are metaphorical descriptions of the types of jobs individuals have. A white-collar worker may work in an administrative or managerial position, while a blue-collar worker may participate in more manual labor. These designations have also been used to describe types of crimes. While “Blue-Collar Crime” is […]

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Examples of White Collar Crimes

March 12, 2021 | Criminal

White collar crimes are crimes that people commit for the purpose of monetary gain. Even though they are often called non-violent crimes, they can still cause serious harm. If you have been accused of a white collar crime, then it is a good idea to contact a Palm Harbor criminal defense lawyer. The following is […]

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How Do I Make an Appeal in the State of Florida?

September 25, 2020 | Criminal

If you have received a final judgement of a criminal case that you are unhappy with, you may be interested in filing an appeal of the case. An appeal is a request to have the decision of a lower level of court reviewed by a higher court. If you feel that your case’s decision was […]

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Your First Step After Being Accused of Credit Card Fraud

September 04, 2020 | Criminal

Palm harbor criminal defense attorney Have you been accused of credit card fraud? A Palm Harbor criminal attorney may be able to help you with your case. Credit card fraud can be committed in several ways. First, if an individual uses a credit card in an attempt to defraud a merchant, that can constitute credit […]

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FL Criminal Defense Common Cases: Why You Need a Lawyer

August 07, 2020 | Criminal

The state of Florida sees thousands of criminal cases going through the Court system monthly. Statistics have shown that most accused persons often end up with a guilty verdict, as the rate of acquittal is very low. If you are facing any criminal charges, it’s critical that you have a Tampa criminal defense attorney act […]

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Vicarious Liability: What It Is and How to Protect Yourself

October 10, 2019 | Criminal

Can you be held liable for something that you didn’t actually do yourself? The answer, surprisingly, is yes. If you are an employer or otherwise responsible for another person and that person does something illegal or negligent, you could be held liable alongside them. This is called vicarious liability, and it could affect you and […]

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