Every day people in Florida suffer from the ramifications of drug addiction. Seeking appropriate treatment is crucial in this case, especially if you’ve been recently charged with drug use or possession, which are very serious offenses. The National Institute on Drug Abuse explains a few of the many different treatment approaches, which can help secure the best option for you.
Over the past several decades, advocacy groups, public agencies and law enforcement officials have launched numerous campaigns designed to raise awareness about the dangers of drunk driving. The goal of these campaigns is to prevent instances of people getting behind the wheel of vehicles if they have been drinking and, in turn, to reduce the number of accidents caused by these impaired drivers.
When you go to the store and buy something for use in your home, for your family or any other reason, you likely assume that the product is safe. You have the right to an assumption of safety when buying consumer products, but unfortunately, the products you purchase can sometimes cause you harm. In fact, dangerous consumer products cause thousands of people to suffer harm in the United States each year.
You know that no two people in Naples are alike. How, then, is a breathalyzer device able to come up with an accurate reading for different individuals? This is the question that many clients bring to us here at The Caldarone Law Group, P.A., and it is this question that serves as the basis for many defenses against drunk driving charges. While breathalyzer technology is advanced, that does that not mean it is infallible. Understanding how a breathalyzer device comes up with a BAC reading can help you understand how such a reading may be challenged.
As a parent, there is nothing more concerning than to learn that your child is facing a problem that could negatively impact his or her future. If your Florida teenager is facing criminal charges associated with underage drinking, you may be wondering what you can do and how you can protect the interests of your kid. Juvenile offenses are serious, and they often require a serious defense strategy.
It is well understood that the first few moments following a car accident in Naples can be quite traumatic. Yet once one has had the chance to collect their thoughts and assess their physical condition, it is time to act. The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles reports that there have been 302,430 car accidents in the state this year alone. That number represents 302,430 situations where those involved in such collisions had the opportunity (insofar as they were able to) assist others who were also affected.
If you face drug charges in Florida, your freedom could be at stake. Depending upon which drug and how much of it law enforcement officers allege you possessed at the time they arrested you, a conviction could result in a long jail or prison term plus a hefty fine.