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Fraudulent Worker’s Compensation Claims

Being injured on the job can cause serious financial and resourceful hardship. These injuries can change your lifestyle, your method of enjoyment, and even your career path. Worker’s compensation was created to aide individuals who have been injured on the job, while performing their job duties. Faking an injury or making a minor injury out to be more serious than it really is in order to obtain benefits… Read more

Student Claims University of Miami 'Did Nothing' After Alleged Rape

Student Claims University of Miami 'Did Nothing' After Alleged Rape The Miami New Times reported on September 20 that a University of Miami (UM) student filed a lawsuit against the university on September 15. According the New Times, the student alleges in her lawsuit that she was raped on August 23, 2013, at an off-campus apartment complex known informally as "Red Road" that caters to UM students.  The student claims that her assailant—who was a resident adviser… Read more

Miami Judge Rules Stand Your Ground Changes Unconstitutional

Miami Judge Rules Stand Your Ground Changes Unconstitutional On July 3, the Miami Herald reported that Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Milton Hirsch ruled that Florida's updated "Stand Your Ground" law was unconstitutional. The ruling was not binding, likely meaning that the appeals process would lead to the revised law being reviewed by the Florida Supreme Court.  Senate Bill 128 (SB 128), which shifted the burden of proof from the defendant to the prosecutor during… Read more

Evan Hoffman Represents Woman Accused of DUI Crash That Killed Delray Officer

Evan Hoffman Represents Woman Accused of DUI Crash That Killed Delray Officer Miami criminal defense attorney Evan A. Hoffman is representing a 32-year-old woman who was charged with driving under the influence (DUI) manslaughter, DUI causing serious bodily injury, DUI with property damage, and possession of marijuana following an April 8 crash in Key West that killed an off-duty Delray Beach police officer and left another critically injured. The South Florida Sun Sentinel… Read more

Businessman Facing Criminal Charges for Attempted Gift to Daughter

Businessman Facing Criminal Charges for Attempted Gift to Daughter The Miami Herald reported last month that a man the Herald referred to as “a notorious Miami swindler” was charged with grand theft and issuing worthless checks after allegedly writing $3,000 in bad checks to the Zoological Wildlife Foundation to “adopt” a white Bengal tiger cub named Esha. The alleged offender was already facing trial for at least $113,963 in alleged bounced checks for luxury suites… Read more

Senate Bill 643 –Eyewitness Identification in Florida

Senate Bill 643 –Eyewitness Identification in Florida According to the Florida Senate, eyewitness misidentification has been cited as the single greatest cause of all wrongful conviction in the State of Florida –accounting for more almost seventy-five percent (75%) of convicting that were later overturned. While the Florida legislature is fully aware of the problem in eyewitness identifications, if passed, Senate Bill 643 will be the first bill that… Read more

No Bond for VFOSC Probation Violations

No Bond for VFOSC Probation Violations The Sun Herald reported on April 6 that rapper Kodak Black’s management said in a post on the website for the Spring Break Explosion Music Festival that he would be forced to reschedule his April 7 Biloxi performance “due to an unforeseen incarceration.” According to the Sun-Sentinel, the 19-year-old artist, whose real name is Dieuson Octave, has remained in the Broward Main Jail without bond ever… Read more

Instagram Posts Could Lead to Minor Being Charged As Adult

Instagram Posts Could Lead to Minor Being Charged As Adult The Miami Herald reported on March 23 that a 16-year-old was arrested after detectives found “drugs, stolen credit cards, and a realistic-looking silver BB revolver” during a raid his Southwest Miami-Dade home this month. According to the Herald, the teenager was “only the latest example of someone arrested after South Florida investigators used Instagram and social media to track their suspected crimes.”  Investigators… Read more

Standing Your Ground in Florida Could Change

Standing Your Ground in Florida Could Change Stand Your Ground (SYG) laws have been controversial in recent years, especially in Florida. High profile cases have overshadowed the common popularity of SYG laws. In 2013, Florida Governor Rick Scott convened the Task Force on Citizens Safety and Protection to review public perception of Stand Your Ground. The Task Force found that many people believe that when those who are conducting themselves… Read more

Miami Fights back against Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

Miami Fights back against Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Despite the January legalization of medical marijuana in the state of Florida, Miami appears to have made little adjustments to prepare for the legal distribution of marijuana for medical purposes. Throughout the city of Miami, officials are still debating on the legality of medical marijuana distribution in the city.  Despite a 70 percent positive vote on the legalization of medical marijuana, and… Read more
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