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Monthly Archives: October 2018

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Tricky Interrogation Tactics Used by Florida Police

By Kevin J. Kulik, P.A. |

Police, investigators, detectives, and other law enforcement officers get considerable training on how to be effective at their jobs. An entire curriculum is dedicated to educating police on how to question citizens in connection with criminal activity, before arrest and after you have been officially charged. As you may know, certain interrogations are prohibited… Read More »

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Florida Drunk Driving Laws for Commercial Drivers (CDL)

By Kevin J. Kulik, P.A. |

Florida laws are harsh on driving under the influence (DUI) for all motorists, but they are even more severe when the driver holds a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). If you operate a semi truck, you are held to a higher standard because of the size of the vehicle and the potential to cause devastating… Read More »

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When is a DUI a Felony in Florida?

By Kevin J. Kulik, P.A. |

You may know that Driving Under the Influence (DUI) is a crime in Florida and has legal implications for your driver’s license. However, you may not be aware that a DUI can be a felony under certain circumstances. When charged as a felony as compared to a misdemeanor, the fines are higher, the potential… Read More »

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What to do if Florida Police Arrest You at Your Home

By Kevin J. Kulik, P.A. |

In an encounter with police while you are in your car or a public place, officers need probable cause to arrest you. The laws are very different, however, if you are arrested at your home or business. The US and Florida Constitutions both prohibit unreasonable searches and seizures unless police have a warrant supported… Read More »

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Types of Probation in Florida Criminal Cases

By Kevin J. Kulik, P.A. |

Having a court order probation in a Florida criminal case is by far a better option than being imprisoned for a conviction. Many of your personal freedoms will remain intact, but you should make sure you understand what to expect. You must still meet several, very strict conditions, as ordered by the judge. The… Read More »

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Murder Conviction Overturned: New Trial for Fort Lauderdale, FL Defendant

By Kevin J. Kulik, P.A. |

While the allegedly mob-connected murder of a prominent Fort Lauderdale, FL businessman first gained attention in 2000, the case is once again making headlines. The Sun Sentinel reported on September 6, 2018 that the Fourth District Court of Appeals overturned the conviction of Anthony “Little Tony” Ferrari, who was serving a life sentence for… Read More »

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How to Get Your SCRAM Off – Legally – in Florida

By Kevin J. Kulik, P.A. |

If you were recently arrested for DUI or other alcohol-related offenses in Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, or in the surrounding area, the judge in your case may order you to wear a Secure Continuous Remote Alcohol Monitor (SCRAM). This requirement is a condition of your release, similar to a bond that you would post… Read More »

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Juvenile Gun Charges in Florida

By Kevin J. Kulik, P.A. |

Every state has statutes regarding possession and use of a firearm, and Florida is no different. State gun laws cover everything from who can own one, where you can buy, types of illegal firearms, and enhancements for using a gun in the commission of a crime. There are also restrictions for juveniles and firearms,… Read More »

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Strategies For Fighting BAC Test Results In A Florida DUI Case

By Kevin J. Kulik, P.A. |

All US states have some variation of an implied consent statute, which makes acceptance of your driver’s license conditional upon your consent to a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) test if arrested for drunk driving. Under Florida’s law on implied consent, you face significant penalties if you refuse to blow or submit to another chemical… Read More »

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Will Accused Claim Rights Under Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” Defense?

By Kevin J. Kulik, P.A. |

Though his attorney says it is too early to determine a proper strategy for defending his client in a recent shooting case, the circumstances indicate that Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” defense may be a solid option. The Sun Sentinel reported on the matter in an August 13, 2018 article, in which the defendant was… Read More »

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