A Marion County man was arrested on multiple criminal charges last week. Police say that they performed a search and seizure operation on the man's home, where they found six firearms, three packages of steroids and over 1.5 kilos of marijuana. They also say they found $3,000 of cash and some drug paraphernalia.
There are many ways that a defendant can navigate his or her criminal proceedings in Florida. The path the defendant chooses may involve a plea bargain, it may involve pointing out procedural issues that result in the case being dropped or dismissed, and it may involve a special way of presenting the facts through a defense "story." In terms of defense stories, there are three primary categories of defense story that a particular individual might use:
As with all children, preschool-aged kids have special needs that are different from babies and older children. If you're a soon-to-be divorced parent with a preschool-aged child, there are several things you'll want to consider while creating your parenting plan.
Most family law attorneys will agree that prenuptial agreements have become more commonplace than ever in recent years. Much of the previous stigma associated with these legal documents has begun to disappear.
You've paid your child support obligations on time every month since you and your ex broke up. However, you lost your job last Monday, and you're not sure where you're going to get the money to make your next payment.
Many spouses approach their prenuptial agreements as if they are the "end-all-be-all" of premarital arrangements in which they can basically get their soon-to-be spouse to agree to anything. However, in terms of state family law, there are certain things that your prenuptial agreement cannot do.